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I’ll Be Back… and Back… and Back: The Never-Ending Terminator Franchise

It is October 26th, 1984. A low-budget dystopian sci-fi film starring an unknown actor with an unpronounceable last name is released in cinemas. Its distributor, Orion Pictures, doesn’t have high hopes, releasing it in October, sandwiched between the summer and Christmas blockbusters. It doesn’t make a large splash, generates a modest amount of money and […]

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An Unspoken Truth

It is too often that the effects of mental illness, and the experiences of those suffering from it, go unnoticed by the people closest to them. Yet the subject itself has been a staple in cinema for much of the past century, either as a major theme or as a background element. This is not surprising- […]