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Why the Popes? - Religion Trends in Film

In an age where it is the fashion to question everything, trust no one, and unquestionably doubt the intentions of organized religion, people are continually fascinated by the ideas of power, corruption, and scandal within the realm of the church. Specifically, in this discussion, the Catholic church. 

Why the Popes? - Religion Trends in Film

Habits of Creating

The cast talks about finding ways to build creative habits, but also focus on the importance of taking break from being creative and letting your mind rest.

Habits of Creating

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Serial Killers are trendy! Or at least they’ve shown themselves to be in the recent release of Netflix original series. The success of true crime tv-series and documentaries reveal’ a demographic that is utterly fascinated by the minds of those who kill. The overwhelming positive response to Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes, another Netflix production, has prompted them to produce a feature length biopic on Bundy, titled Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Bird Box: The Hidden Monsters Around Us

Have you ever been lying in your bed late at night and imagined all of the unseen terrors? Bird Box, a post-apocalyptic thriller, shines light on the unseen and the effects on people.

Bird Box: The Hidden Monsters Around Us

Mental Illness: Did "13 Reasons Why" Get it Right?

 13 Reasons Why’s first season details the suicide of California high school student Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford). Released May 18th, season two picks up five months after the initial aftermath of Hannah’s suicide and follows the story of her mother (played by Kate Walsh)’s lawsuit against the administration of her daughter’s high school, which she believes played a crucial role in the girl’s death.  Dealing with sensitive themes such as suicide, mental illness, and the impact of bullying, the show has understandably garnered quite a bit of criticism since its initial release.

Mental Illness: Did "13 Reasons Why" Get it Right?