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Noé Love: Can Cinematic Storytelling and Pornography Coexist?

“The fantasy ideal of a perfect work of pornography would be precisely to preserve this impossible harmony, the balance between narration and explicit depiction of the sexual act.” -Slavoj Žižek, Looking Awry Over the past two years a series of films have attempted to blur the line between cinema and pornography. We’ve seen films like […]

The Top 20 Films of 2014

Some preliminary notes: First, this is a semi-loose ranking. I’m not really trying to nitpick about whether one particular movie was actually better than the one ranked just below it. This is more of a mid-macro level thing. Exact positions are as always debatable but broadly this is the deal. Second, of course, I didn’t […]