Tag Archive | David Bowie

Alphabetical Movie – Labyrinth

I’m putting it right out front – I don’t want to hate on David Bowie, OK?  I love David Bowie.

I love his music.  I had Changesoneboowie on vinyl! When he appeared on the Bing Crosby Christmas special to sing that messed up version of Little Drummer boy, I was excited about it because David Bowie was singing with some old pipe smoking dude with an annoying voice!

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Alphabetical Movie – Inglourious Basterds

I was at a panel about Tarantino films at CONvergence this weekend.  Because the convention theme was Wonder Women, the panel was about Tarantino as a “feminist” filmmaker.

I’m not going to rehash the entire panel but the question of Tarantino as a feminist filmmaker is a complex one.  Some of his films pass the Bechdel test but by no means all of them.  Inglourious Basterds, for instance, does not.

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