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The Hurricane Heist, Movie Cover

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The Hurricane Heist: wasted plot?

10/03/2018

I usually don’t talk that much about movies I don’t like on the blog. But, for a change, I’ll tell you what I didn’t like in The Hurricane Heist movie, by the producers of Fast &  Furious and xXx.   Synopsis After the announcement …





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Pentagon Papers : a fight for the freedom of press

28/01/2018

What is freedom of press? Even if we all agree that this one of the foundations of our society, two questions stand : where does it start and when does it end? In the 70’s, after more than two decades of lying to the American people, the US Government tried to deny them this fundamental right. Stunning and thrilling, the new Spielberg movie, Pentagon Papers, is about to make you think, a lot.


Books

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas : is racism over yet ?

11/12/2017

What would you do if a cop had shot your best friend right in front of your eyes? I mean, would you find the strength to stand up for him, for yourself, and for your whole community ? “What’s the point of having a voice if you’re gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn’t be ?” says Starr in the as much heartbreaking as sobering new story by Angie Thomas : The Hate U Give.

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Flatliners 2017 - What is there after death ?

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Flatliners: what is there after death ?

29/11/2017

What is there after death ? People would kill to have the answer to that question (no pun intended). More than the very fact that everyone will know at some point, the mystery seems to trouble some people more than others. But isn’t the unknown the true beauty of this perpetual rest: this nameless feeling of being as much intrigued as afraid of what awaits us beyond the ultimate wall ? I guess that’s what we are going to learn in the movie Flatliners, now in Theaters.


Books

Why you should read more and make reading a habit 📚📖

17/11/2017

Writing is the way we transmit knowledge. From the tales that our parents used to read to us when we were little to the history books, the tales of Tolkien, Victor Hugo or the Grimm brothers: everything seems to revolve around books. Whether you are a book-lover, a lost reader or just a curious mind, this article is for you. Here are some methods to find the time, and the desire to read more.