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The best are shadows of “the Real.” And we only apprehend “the Real” through shadows.
You claim that this representation of barbarity, poverty, stupidity, etc. isn’t racist because it includes a few whites. That is like claiming that the insult that a man throws like a girl isn’t sexist.
The beauty of the natural world is unrelated to the “beauty” of U.S. nationalism. To claim otherwise is an outrageous appropriation.
An intelligent puzzle film compels the viewer to examine their ontological assumptions.
The actual obscenity is that they teach children to romanticize aristocrats.
Primer, Inception, and other pseudo-intellectual films inspire their audiences to solve little puzzles.
All praise to Frank Miller and Christopher Nolan for revealing Batman to be an anti-enlightenment reactionary.
There is more than one way to give your life for a cause.
The natural, innocent purveyor of violence is banished from the realms of speech and love.
But ideology critique is not in black and white; it happens between the frames and around their edges.