[Philosopy Films]

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Waking Life 2001,  R)
I Heart Huckabees 2004,  R)
Inception 2010,  PG-13)
Fight Club 1999,  R)
Donnie Darko 2001,  R)
The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde inseglet) 1957,  Unrated)
The Seventh Seal (Det Sjunde inseglet)
Ingmar Bergman is not a good thing.
Primer 2003,  PG-13)
Homophobic slurs

That was really convoluted and probably unsuitable to mainstream audiences. However, very interesting. They accidently invent ...what appears to be time travel using quantum mechanics. They duplicate themselves instead of valuables.

They need someone from human resources to iron this out though.
Fantastic Planet 1973,  PG)
Fantastic Planet
For Colored Girls 2010,  R)
For Colored Girls
Child abuse
Rape culture- Normalizing pro-rape attitudes
Slut shaming
Alcohol abuse
Domestic violence
Victim blaming
Male privilege
Rape culture
Racist slurs
Racism-movitvated eugenics
Sex-worker shaming
Anti-female sexuality
Date rape

Goldmine of quotes
"I loved you on purpose".
"A lover I made too much room for".

Everyone should see this. I didn't know this was Tyler Perry (who I dispise) until just this minute. I can't imagine why he decided to get involved with this film. It sounds nothing like him/Is good. It's a really weird situation, because people who like Tyler Perry movies enjoy crass humour and generally making a spectical of/ridiculing black people. Those people won't like this film, because it's compelling instead of entertaining. Conversely, the people who like compelling dramas about the human condition hate Tyler Perry movies because they aren't 9 year olds anymore. Why is Tyler Perry over here in our yard. Seriously. But it looks like a bait-and-switch, and they're attracting the wrong crowd, and turning off the people who would probably love it. This story has through him relatively unscathed, and is a film adaptation of the ...uh.. theatrical poem? ..performance piece "for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf" 1975.

Haha, even Oprah was horrified by the idea of Tyler Perry tampering with such an iconic feminist piece.

I LOVE the outbursts of poetry. This is a power piece about feminism and the wide range impacts that misogyny has on the lives of very different women. Violence in the very-different lives of several women of colour.

The End Of Time 2013,  PG)
The End Of Time
want to see.
Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?: An Animated Conversation with Noam Chomsky 2013,  Unrated)

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