Tag Archives: Post-colonialism

Kong: Skull Island [2017]

Kong: Skull Island is the kind of film they don’t make anymore: an unabashed pulp tale of spectacle, heroism, exoticism, and a giant frickin’ ape! Except that they still make tonnes of this kind of film; in fact, far, far, … Continue reading

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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel [2015]

I haven’t seen the first film, but I had a glimmering of what it might have been about. This one was almost pure saccharine candy floss around the most flimsy of story pretexts. It’s basically an excuse to hang out … Continue reading

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