“That’s what kills all the men in my movie – having to experience their own feelings.” Writer, director, producer, set designer, costumer, Jane-of-all-trades, Anna Biller has her finger on the feminist pulse with The Love Witch, a fantasy romance horror comedy (FanRoHoCo?) about witchcraft in the modern era, set in a technicolor dream world of 60’s style and grace. Femme fatale Elaine (Samantha Robinson) is the titular love witch who, after racking up a body count in the search for love, sets her lustful sights on the police officer investigating the strange deaths around her.Read more "MONTH OF SPOOKS DAY 3: She loved men… to death."
Before I begin, if you haven’t heard of Game of Thrones, have you been living in a dungeon under the Red Keep? Whether your exposure is the TV series, the fantasy novel series, “A Song of Ice and Fire”, on which it is based, or a good ol’ Ned Stark ‘Winter is Coming’ meme, there is no denying Game of Thrones has become a force to be reckoned with in popular culture. Chronicling the fight for the ‘Iron Throne’, and therefore control of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, Game of Thrones follows nine noble families (and many not-so-noble) as they play, well, the game of thrones. Here I present to you a part-review, part-summary of the story so far.Read more "Winter Is Coming – Game of Thrones (Season 1-6)"