Author Archives: Nelson Torres

Why We Fight. An extra credit assignment.

Frank Capra, Why We Fight. In 1942, Frank Capra presented to the people of America, a seven part documentary propaganda about the need to fight the rising evil that is Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, and Imperialist Japan. His film shows … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

I want you to see the world as I see it through my male gaze.

Its no secret that Hollywood is dominated by the male gender.┬áIts also no secret the the female gender is fifty percent of the movie going audience. Woman have been unfairly misrepresented in most aspects of life, while the male gatekeepers … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Upcoming Alien Invasion.

According to some witnesses, a spacecraft had crashed landed near the town of Roswell NM in June 1947. Besides the wreckage that was scattered through the desert, there were also bodies of the occupants that resembled small children with one … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Mr Kane learns to hate himself.

With all the money in the world and every possession that can be bought that is now his, Charles Foster Kane could not buy back his childhood. Oddly enough, his life sort of parallels the late Micheal Jackson in a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The meaning of life in Black and White.

Orson Welles ” Citizen Kane” is an awesome movie in all respects. And usually opinions are not facts, they are just opinions of course, but in the case of Citizen Kane, this might be a fact. This movie is a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Gangster worship, the pursuit of the American Dream for the rest of us.

I have to be honest, I’m not a big fan of gangster movies. I never thought that people should idolize criminals on the big screen, small screen, etc. Growing up in the South Bronx, I have personally witnessed countless of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments