Tagged: movies

searching for clues in

searching for clues in
superman’s locks – reeves, reeves, cain,
cavill – offer us

something darker, someone who
will inspire us to save ourselves
.
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perhaps shaken, not

perhaps shaken, not
stirred
is the epitome of
privilege – the difference

between taking a moment to
recalibrate and action
.
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after one too many

after one too many
cheerful reviews from
the industry about
industry products, a
renewed realization
that the media was
meant to sell more
media, and there
weren’t meant to
be many choices
beyond tuning in
.
20200302:0745
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let it be a double-,

let it be a double-,
no, triple-
feature afternoon,
allow our minds
to run numb,
up and down the
staircase of
our scariest
scenarios,
perhaps even
trip on a
landing or
two, free falling
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: staircase

you are watching the

you are watching the
latest martial arts darling
in asian cinema, something
enigmatic, poetic,
reserved, i am wavering
between accepting and
rejecting myself for not
being as intoxicated,
enraptured by this
exotic intrigue.
there is a fine pretense
between belonging and
not belonging, i can’t
solve for the variables
while holding myself
at arm’s length
.
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at the movies, we

at the movies, we
recognize that life’s
choices are both
limited and
vast, juggling
blockbusters with
something to chew on
.
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saturday matinee,

at the movies, we

at the movies, we
are twice
as vulnerable as
we are invincible.
it’s a practice
run of sorts –
memories
brushing
up against us,
murmuring take
my hand, step
into the light

.
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theater-hopping in

theater-hopping in
the multiplex was a game
we used to play on
hot summer days,
one disposable
blockbuster at a time.
nothing beats learning
how to build consensus
in the cool comfort
between fantasy
and mystery
.
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you are a box of

you are a box of
select confetti
one stamped ticket,
a wilted bouquet
of concert
wristbands,
a handful
of movie stubs
.
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