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Video Essay Dives Into the Emptiness of Ghost in the Shell’s Homages to the 1995 Film

There’s been a lot written about the problematic casting and approach to 2017’s Ghost in the Shell starring Scarlett Johansson. While the casting itself was the biggest drawback for me, there were other aspects of the film that fell short which, ironically, can be illustrated by closely examining the scenes that most resemble the original film. The Nerdwriter, in a video essay titled “How Not To Adapt A Movie,” looks at

Film reviews: King Arthur and Snatched

HOW to describe Guy Ritchie’s King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword? At the premiere, star Charlie Hunnam openly told of behind-the-scenes confusion by revealing that it took a full two weeks of filming before Ritchie had settled on what kind of approach to take to the story. Daily Express :: Films Feed