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The Hunchblog reviews Les Miserables 2012

  I finally got around to seeing the movie version of the musical of Les Misérables. Before I discuss this movie I will admit that I’m not the target audience for it. I was not well acquainted with musical prior to … Continue reading

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Hunchback and The Bechdel Test

The Bechdel test is a litmus test used to identify gender bias in fiction but its main application is for movies. The test was named after Alison Bechdel for her 1985 comic strip, Dykes to Watch Out for. Passing or … Continue reading

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Reactions Hotel Transylvania

The last time I spoke about the movie Hotel Transylvania I admitted I hadn’t seen it (read here). But now I have. So I took the time out my busy schedule of sitting down to sit down and watch this … Continue reading

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Hunchback Spotting; Jean de Florette

For a while I have been thinking about films that has similar character types to The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Like movies that feature Hunchbacks, Gypsies, Obsessed creepy guys, etc. One famous movie to feature a Hunchback in it is … Continue reading

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What new Details are revealed in this Article on the Broiln Version?

So a new article regarding the upcoming Josh Brolin’s version of the Hunchback  has come out on Belfast Telegraph website on January 14th 2013.  So what new details have come to light? Apparently they’re going to use CGIs. Wow! You … Continue reading

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Hunchback, Accuracy and Popularity

Here’s a question, why hasn’t there been a well executed and accurate version of The Hunchback of Notre Dame outside of France? Is it because it just a hard book to adapted into a film? The answer is yes and … Continue reading

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Anakin Skywalker & Frollo

Let’s consider  the Star Wars Prequel for a moment. Before the movies came out everyone wanted to know how Anakin went for being a nobel Jedi knight to an evil jerk called Darth Vader. However the way the “seduction” to … Continue reading

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Quasimodo and Hotel Transylvania: The Rant

I haven’t seen Hotel Transylvania yet so feel free to call me out on anything I get wrong. I had mentioned in another post that Quasimodo was a chef which parodies his being French rather than his role as a … Continue reading

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Horror’s Hunchback Reference

The Pagemaster is a forgettable little movie about a boy over coming his fears by reading books. In the boy, Richie, played by Macaulay Culkin, gets trapped in alternative library reality where he encounters three annoying books one is called … Continue reading

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2012 Les Miserables featurette

This featurette is all about how the actors in the Le Mis movie are all singing live in the takes and how in this approach they can add so much to their performance.  I think this approach is  a good one. … Continue reading

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