Amazon Instant Video of the Week: Kings of Summer

Words: Emmett Barlow Twitter: @EmmettBarlow FOREVER SUMMER There are films which have a unique quality; the ability to encapsulate the ideals and wants of a generation – offering a visual lexicon which can provide the perfect antidote to the haunts of contemporary trends. For me it was Toy Story, and with every re-watch there is […]

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The Kings of Summer Review: Boyz 2 Men

INTO THE WILD Trapped beneath the roofs of their domineering parents’ homes and longing for the freedom of adulthood, high school buddies, Joe, Patrick and Biaggio, decide to cut out the middle man (in this case, Father Time) and build themselves a makeshift home in the woods – a tangible yet mythical space in which […]

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The Last American Virgin Review

Words: Brody Rossiter Twitter: @BrodyRossiter I KNOW WHAT BOYS LIKE Originally released in 1982 alongside Fast Times at Ridgemont High, The Last American Virgin is often overlooked when it comes to benchmark releases of the coming-of-age comedy variety. This is primarily due to the enduring popularity and influence of Fast Times’ Cameron Crowe penned script, […]

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