Category Archives: rape and revenge

Tomboys (2009)

In the UK a premier league football player has just been found guilty of sexual activity with a fifteen year old school girl, and is facing the prospect of up to ten years in prison. Adam Johnson, an over privileged and over … Continue reading

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Contracted (2013)

There was a time when a woman of ‘loose morals’ would be put to death, tortured, branded with a scarlet letter, shunned by her whole community or excommunicated; but nowadays we live in such free thinking, progressive times, that slut … Continue reading

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All Cheerleaders Must Die (2013)

In the USA and UK, we have a nasty culture of allowing our sporting idols and athletes a different kind of rulebook to the rest of us mere mortals. They are paid exorbitant amounts of money, showered with adoration from … Continue reading

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Among Friends (2013)

Dinner parties are one of the weirdest rituals in the spectrum of human interaction. I mean; you have friends, you hang out with them, you laugh, you go out, you stay in, you eat, you watch films, you drink, and … Continue reading

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In Their Skin (2012)

The pursuit of perfection is a doomed exercise, for no matter how hard you strive for it, there is no such thing. The human condition finds flaws in everything and when we do not, we seek to create them either … Continue reading

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Audition aka Ôdishon (1999)

Anyone who’s ever been on the dating scene knows what slim pickings there are out there for the discerning ‘ singleton’ (or whatever hideous phrase they’re using to generalise the desperate masses these days), and just how hard it is … Continue reading

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