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Thoughts on a Film #554
The Deer Hunter
This is my father’s favorite film. Then again, I’m not sure he’s seen too many since this was released in 1978. Whatever. At least he has taste.
Grade: A

Thoughts on a Film #554

The Deer Hunter

This is my father’s favorite film. Then again, I’m not sure he’s seen too many since this was released in 1978. Whatever. At least he has taste.

Grade: A

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The secret is out. I am actually Hoodie Allen. 

The secret is out. I am actually Hoodie Allen. 

Thoughts on a Film #553
Putney Swope 
This is a classic comedy. I could watch an entire movie of the commercial segments alone
Grade: A-

Thoughts on a Film #553

Putney Swope 

This is a classic comedy. I could watch an entire movie of the commercial segments alone

Grade: A-

Why did I never learn about the Banach-Tarski paradox in any of my high school math classes? Maybe I would have paid attention. 

Thoughts on a Film #552
Ballet Mécanique
Why are you reading this? I’m just a teenager who writes these things in his basement. If you want to hear an accredited opinion of a Dadaist experimental film from the ’20s, go find something from a legitimate academic. I am not qualified for this.
Grade: A- 

Thoughts on a Film #552

Ballet Mécanique

Why are you reading this? I’m just a teenager who writes these things in his basement. If you want to hear an accredited opinion of a Dadaist experimental film from the ’20s, go find something from a legitimate academic. I am not qualified for this.

Grade: A- 

Ersatz (1961)

Why are so many Americans infatuated with Japanese cartoons (or excuse me, animeas they’re called)? ’60s Yugoslavian animation is far superior. 

Thoughts on a Film #551
Naked Lunch 
Naked Lunch is not a book that could easily be turned into a two-hour film. So props to David Cronenberg and crew for turning Burroughs’ near incomprehensible magnum opus into a film and making it work. 
Grade: A

Thoughts on a Film #551

Naked Lunch 

Naked Lunch is not a book that could easily be turned into a two-hour film. So props to David Cronenberg and crew for turning Burroughs’ near incomprehensible magnum opus into a film and making it work. 

Grade: A

Just got a smartphone. So I’ve been responsibly using it to read plays during my breaks at work.

Just got a smartphone. So I’ve been responsibly using it to read plays during my breaks at work.

Isn’t it ironic that the world’s first known gynecologist was named Soranus