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The Flawed Females of the Big Screen

The film industry has a history of problematic female characters because they are often archetypal. However, in more recent years, female characters are beginning to become more complex, and there is an increasing number of darker female characters being introduced, who are not your typical ‘good’ leading ladies. Here are just […]

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Oscar Nominations 2017: YSC Reacts!

Yesterday saw the announcements of the nominees up for this year’s Academy Awards. Here is what we think…  With the largest number of contenders, the Academy has gathered a varied and diverse list of films in the Best Picture category. No real surprises here, with the inclusion of 14-times-nominated La La […]

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No Capes! Reboot Hell…

I’m appalled by the amount of remakes, sequels of 20 year old films, and live-action releases of childhood gems that have clogged up the release schedule for the last year. And this year looks to be just as original with all of its own reboots or totally-not-just-for-the-money sequels! For those […]

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The YSC Guide to the 2017 Academy Awards

What’s that sound I hear in the near distance? Ah, yes. The familiar sound of Oscar buzz! After last night’s Golden Globes, award season has neeer been more exciting. Last year’s Academy Awards was a tumultuous one, courting controversy for its second consecutive year of all white acting nominees, with […]

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Labyrinth: A first look…

It has been confirmed that next year we can look forward to the release of Labyrinth directed by Brad Furman and inspired by Randal Sullivan’s book of the same name. With the commercial and critical success of Straight Outta Compton (2015), which told the story of the rap group NWA, […]

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Five Fantastic Beasts: Studio money-maker or genius addition to the Harry Potter franchise?

So it’s been a long time coming, but November 18th is finally upon us. It’s here. And so is Fantastic Beasts. Exposure uncovers the amazing impact the wizarding world has had on the cinematic universe, and discusses whether these highly anticipated additions can live up to the hype…  As author and […]

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Best F(r)iends

News has come out that Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero are reuniting in a film called Best F(r)iends. The two previously worked on The Room (2003) together with Sestero in a starring role and Wiseau directing, writing, producing, and pretty much everything else. This movie resulted in what is often […]

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