hortense

film theory: classic movies that would’ve been tumblr famous if made now

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  • Night Is Short, Walk on Girl
  • American Psycho
  • The Prince of Egypt
  • Only Yesterday

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  • The Snow Queen

    The Snow Queen

    What annoys me the most about the Frozen hype is how it's touted as The Feminist Disney Princess Movie when 1. there are definitely other Disney Princess movies with strong, independent female protagonists made prior to Frozen and 2. there shouldn't have been any issue with the feminist-ness of the original story, and it even ends happily. Gerda, the little girl, saving her friend Kai, the little boy, from succumbing to anger and hatred could easily be made into commentary…

  • American Psycho

    American Psycho

    watched this again with friends for movie night and I couldnt stop thinking abt what one of my teachers said when telling us how to maintain professional relationships: "you just gotta find something to talk about. for women, its jokes about men." and this movie is one big joke about men!!! perhaps this is blasphemous but of the popular 90s/00s movies that criticize masculinity and consumerism this holds up much better than fight club, probably bc it was written and…