• Posts Tagged ‘film’

    The Women Behind Job Hunters and Gaming in Season 2

    by  • March 21, 2013 • People & Events • Comments Off on The Women Behind Job Hunters and Gaming in Season 2

    Job Hunters is a web series about mortal combat and after college hopefuls ready to kill for the job of their dreams. What I didn’t realize when I first took a look at their Season 2 Kickstarter is that three of the four brains behind the show are women! And they are some serious...

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    Maya in Zero Dark Thirty is a new kind of Female Hero

    by  • March 1, 2013 • Essays • Comments Off on Maya in Zero Dark Thirty is a new kind of Female Hero

    Media is a heavy inspiration for my gaming ideas. Any new movie, video, comic, or whatnot that comes out I analyze as potential seeds for plot, character, pacing, and drama. Zero Dark Thirty is paving the way for female heroes in its portrayal of an American hero who is also a woman. Spoilers and...

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    October Horror Movie Challenge: The Dog Days Of October

    by  • October 20, 2012 • Essays, People & Events • Comments Off on October Horror Movie Challenge: The Dog Days Of October

    The third week of October is where the Challenge really starts to feel like a challenge for me. Even if I’ve done well and mostly avoided stinkers, at this point I’ve seen so many horror movies it’s hard to really judge any just on their own merits. Films I otherwise might like sometimes seem...

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    The October Horror Movie Challenge: Is It Only Week 2?

    by  • October 13, 2012 • Essays, Reviews • Comments Off on The October Horror Movie Challenge: Is It Only Week 2?

    It’s been a heck of a week folks. Not only is your erstwhile horror movie hostess dutifully making good on the challenge, but I’m also in pre-production on my horror movie short for film class right now. I’m excited…but exhausted. And running close to past my deadline. So this week is going to be a...

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