Throughout the 20th–21st centuries, mental illness has been portrayed in various forms of media, but nothing as prominent as in cinematic fashion.
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Traits of great actors include both pure ability and the ability to transform into a plethora of diverse roles. While there are plenty of actors frequently associated with performing more dramatic roles like Daniel Day-Lewis or Judy Dench, traditionally comedic actors have often stepped into more serious roles and performed amazingly well. Why are comedic actors often successful when leaving their familiar surroundings?
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The Cinescape Podcast has been a passion that we’ve put a lot of time, effort and money into over the past two years. As we approach our second birthday, we wanted to give our fans an update on the show.
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Sadly, this past Thursday, July 20th, the beloved King of The Sweaties, Jon Schnepp passed away at the age of 51. Though Jon is gone, his legacy is sure to carry on through his work, his love, and his passion for all things in the nerd world.
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In today’s day and age, numerous celebrities have had the proverbial hammer brought down on them for their public comments and social media posts. Should James Gunn have been fired by Disney for his comments?
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From internet trolls to angry fan boys, the state of today’s movie-going and TV-watching public is larger and more diverse than ever before. With the ease of internet usage, are the fans and audiences for these projects causing too many problems for directors, producers, actors and studios?
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Scarlett Johansson seems to finally be getting her own solo Black Widow film after numerous appearances in other films set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe dating back to her debut in Iron Man 2 back in 2010. Did Marvel miss the boat on the timing and placement of this film?
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