Tag Archives: Classics

Much Ado About Nothing [2012]

I see, lady, the gentleman is not in your books. No; an he were, I would burn my study. I.I Summary Contemporary adaptation of the Shakespeare play. Set in what would be thought of as modern Italy with beautiful, lush … Continue reading

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Hamlet [2009]

Now cracks a noble heart. Good night sweet prince: And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest! (V.II: 344-345) BBC’s adaptation of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s performance of Hamlet starring David Tennant, Patrick Stewart, Penny Downie, and more. Hamlet is my … Continue reading

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Star Wars and Philosophy

Star Wars and Philosophy: More Powerful that You Can Possibly Imagine. Edited by Kevin S. Decker and Jason T. Eberl This book is better described as an anthology or collection of essays. It’s a compilation of essays written by professors … Continue reading

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Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

“I’m not an addict, I’m a user. I alleviate boredom and occasionally heighten my thought processes.” -Sherlock One hell of an acid trip. That’s all I can say…  

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: Audiobook edition

A review of the audio version of F.L. Baum’s The Wizard of Oz as performed by Anne Hathaway Continue reading

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Second Variety by Philip K. Dick

“As the Tassos reached for him, a last ironic thought drifted through Hendricks’ mind. He felt a little better, thinking about it. The bomb. Made by the Second Variety to destroy all other varieties. Made for that end alone. They were … Continue reading

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The Odyssey

He must be indeed a shifty lying fellow said she who could surpass you in all manner of craft even though you had a God for your antagonist. Daredevil that you are, full of guile, unwearying in deceit, can you … Continue reading

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Mater and Odysseus 

So I’m currently reading The Odyssey and one of my favorite parts is when Odysseus recalls his adventures to the king of the Phaeacians because he’s such a good storyteller that the reader is  almost enchanted. I read The Odyssey … Continue reading

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The Iliad

At daybreak we will arm and fight about the ship. Granted that Achilles has again come forward to defend them, let it be as he will, but it shall go hard with him. I shall not shun him, but will … Continue reading

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