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by ThePhantomTerror
Today, 3:43 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Parasite (2019)
Replies: 17
Views: 2088

Re: Parasite (2019)

However, my feelings are confused on whether the rich family was treated unfairly in this film. Like, the film makes a strong case that whatever happens in the end is because of the actions of the "parasites" but it also does feel like it vilifies the "hosts" as insensitive to the poor simply for t...
by ThePhantomTerror
August 4th, 2019, 9:38 pm
Forum: World Affairs & Philosophy
Topic: Trumpocalypse Now
Replies: 1601
Views: 155296

Re: Trumpocalypse Now

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s tweet... yikes! Even if he’s right from a strictly scientific and statistical point of view, it not the right time for such a tweet. The US must admit they have a gun problem. This is not normal. If anyone is wondering, here is the tweet . In the past 48hrs, the USA horrifical...
by ThePhantomTerror
August 4th, 2019, 5:35 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Parasite (2019)
Replies: 17
Views: 2088

Re: Parasite (2019)

Just saw this, and this is the first Bong Joon-ho film I ever saw. Enjoyed it.
It's darkly funny, but I wish there were more closure for the rich family, especially for the mother.
by ThePhantomTerror
July 22nd, 2019, 11:40 pm
Forum: World Affairs & Philosophy
Topic: Religious Discussions
Replies: 1104
Views: 67384

Re: Religious Discussions

So instantly, a lot of the customs, how you actually "practice the faith" seemed culty and arbitrary. ... I don't think they sat around in a room and devised it in bad faith (pun lol), it was more it arose as a logical way to get people to conform to their belief system they fully believed was vali...
by ThePhantomTerror
July 18th, 2019, 11:07 pm
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: BBC's His Dark Materials
Replies: 39
Views: 5953

Re: BBC's His Dark Materials

Not a fan of Tom Hooper, but damn this looks good!

EDIT: I'm also a big fan of the books and this looks like a promising adaptation.
by ThePhantomTerror
July 18th, 2019, 10:05 pm
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: First Man (2018)
Replies: 528
Views: 70552

Re: First Man (2018)

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the landing, now would be a good time to watch this film again. And maybe also Todd Douglas Miller's Apollo 11.
by ThePhantomTerror
June 26th, 2019, 5:41 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: The Current War (2019)
Replies: 18
Views: 2731

Re: The Current War (2019)

Can't help but compare these...

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by ThePhantomTerror
June 21st, 2019, 9:57 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Radiothread
Replies: 139
Views: 16070

Re: Radiothread



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by ThePhantomTerror
June 7th, 2019, 11:50 pm
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Replies: 1530
Views: 92950

Re: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

Similarly, Anthony Mackie also didn't know he was going to be in Age of Ultron.
by ThePhantomTerror
April 10th, 2019, 9:18 am
Forum: World Affairs & Philosophy
Topic: A thread for Science
Replies: 249
Views: 34306

Re: A thread for Science

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