14 – Portalception

As we rejoin the ongoing adventures of Porky IV, the youngest pig ever to be put in the Porky role, we welcome the return of Daffy, observe a portal within a portal, and wonder which dimensions rules you follow when on the wrong side of the portal.

3.07 — SEVEN SAMURAI and Class

The next Akira Kurosawa film is probably his best-known — and certainly most-imitated — film: SEVEN SAMURAI (1954). We both really enjoyed this (one more predictably so than the other); after some general discussions of community feeling and individuality, we get more specific about the social hierarchies of the film, dive into Kurosawa’s cinematography once […]