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Conspiracy Theories, Movies and False Realities

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Movies such as Ridley Scott’s Prometheus (2013) are seen to contain a sinister message, by some conspiracy theorist commentators. However, far from representing or predicting the message of any “elite”, these...

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Do Gambling Films Inspire Recklessness?

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If you’ve read Vivid Scribe’s recent posts from the past year on the exploitation of 3rd World villains in entertainment and the popularity of antiheroes in television, you’ve picked up on the...

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The Best Behind the Scenes Movie Photos and Why We Love Them

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Behind the scenes movie photos have fascinated movie fans since the beginning...

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Top 5 Famous Fantasy Swords from Literature

Posted by in Books, Five by Scribe

Famous swords adorn the pages of countless fantasy works many with their roots...

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The Exploitation of Third World Villains in Popular Culture

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Certain media have frequently been accused of supporting race and gender...

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Beyond the Moon by Frank Candiloro (2013) – Comic Review

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Beyond the Moon is the latest comic from Melbourne writer and artist, Frank...

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When Good Guys are Bad: Antiheroes in Popular TV

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In recent years the popularity of the television antihero has increased by...

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5 of the Best New Indie Music Releases

Posted by in Five by Scribe, Music

Independent musicians come and go, some getting their heads above the crowds,...

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline (2011) – Book Review

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline is a novel written from the heart of a...

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The Cabin in The Woods – Genre Expectation and Relishing Possibility

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If ever a film truly honours horror movie fandom, The Cabin in the Woods is...

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Joyland by Stephen King (2013) – Book Review

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Joyland is the latest novel from Stephen King. Joyland tells the story of Dev...

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5 of the Best 1980s Comics

Posted by in Comics, Five by Scribe

Here’s a tip for comics readers – speaking from 2013, the 1980s is...

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Future Echoes and Past Replays by Slim Loris (2013) – Music Review

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Future Echoes and Past Replays is the third album from Stockholm band, Slim...

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The Soul Triptych in Pop Culture

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Have you heard of the soul triptych?  Probably not.  But if you’re a fan...

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