A detailed analysis of all the cuts and additions

With COVID-19 forcing humanity to lockdown, many people took advantage of the year 2020 at home to tinker with projects that had been stopped for a long time. Some even tried to improve things that were already done.

It was the case of Sylvester Stallone. Locked at home with nothing…

Published in 1953, the magazine is an interesting time capsule

Back in the 1950s, the concept of men’s magazines was still very far from what we understand today. The first publications of the genre were harmless: Stag (created in 1937), Peek (which hit newsstands in 1938), and Laff (quite popular in the 1940s) used to publish articles about literature, music…

Umberto Eco’s book plays with our obsession with secrets

Have you ever heard of QAnon? According to far-right theorists, it is a secret sect formed by Satanic, cannibalistic pedophiles — including Hollywood actors, Democratic politicians, and high-ranking government officials! — who operate a global child sex trafficking ring and conspire against the future of the U.S. …

The author didn’t write only about bloodsucking vampires

Today everyone knows or at least has heard of a certain vampire named Dracula. The character is so rooted in pop culture that you don’t need to have read the book of the same name, or seen any of its countless film adaptations, to know what it is about.

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Felipe M. Guerra

Journalist, independent filmmaker and a sick person. I write about cinema at https://filmesparadoidos.blogspot.com, and in here about films, books and comics.

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