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Yes, God, Yes – a Smart And Funny Exploration Of Teenage Sexuality.

Yes, God, Yes; Dir. -Karen Maine Rating -  “It’s great” / worth adding to your collection. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKqtR9tMyCM Yes, God, Yes is the directorial debut Karen Maine, and stars Natalia Dyer from Stranger Things, in the lead role. Developed from a short film that Maine planned on directing but later adapted it to feature-length, this is… Continue reading Yes, God, Yes – a Smart And Funny Exploration Of Teenage Sexuality.

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Love, Victor Is The Perfect Spin-off To Love, Simon.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uh-IaEaEdE0 Love, Victor - Trailer (Official) • A Hulu Original Love, Simon wasn't the biggest movie that came out in 2018, but it was it's own little thing and I adored it. And I don't think I was alone - it was just so damn adorable. From the sweet teen romance to Nick Robinson's charming… Continue reading Love, Victor Is The Perfect Spin-off To Love, Simon.

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How The Half of It defies Its Genre CONVENTIONS

Ellie Chu tells the audience right up in the opening sequence of the film - "This is not a love story", à la the narrator in '500 Days of Summer'. And just like '500 Days of Summer', 'The Half of it' subverts all genre conventions and tropes that people have come to expect, while still… Continue reading How The Half of It defies Its Genre CONVENTIONS