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The Wolf Among Us: Episode 1 – Video Game Review

Telltale Games has been leading a sort of “hybrid media” revolution as of late.  Basing many of their games on established graphic novels, they seem to blend cinema, tv, games, and comics, into what can only be described as “interactive, choose your own adventure, motion comic books.” Let me first preface this review with the…

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Restructuring Deus Ex Kinema

I started Deus Ex Kinema as an outlet for my film criticism and my theories about film and filmmaking in general.  I decided to make a conscious decision to break down each film into several scores instead of one overall number.  In addition, while I have an overall score for each film, there are two…

Community Trailer – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Introducing the first installment of Community Trailers.  We take a new or popular trailer, divide it into segments, and assign them to different members of the movie-loving community.  Each segment, both video and sound, is then recreated in any way the member sees fit.  Whether it is goofy or serious, animated or live action, the…

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Lincoln – Review

Lincoln hits a good balance of history, thoughtful and intelligent writing, and emotion to deliver a fantastic glimpse of the past. I have never been much of a Spielberg fan. Many of his films tend provide the audience with far too easily digestible material. With Lincoln, however, the movie takes a slower pace, and is…