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I am a 22 year old student at Kingston University, studying an MA in Film Studies. My blog is about my interaction with film (my passion) and theatre events. Occasionally I will discuss music and trips I make to concerts, galleries and museums.

Gabby's film blog gives an overview of disability at The Oscar ceremonies over the past decade or so

5 July 2012

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When reviewing 'A Beautiful Mind' I became just as irritated at the reception to the film as the film itself. It is annoying that film-makers consistently make lofty movies. However, they know that it will be a hit at the box office. Hollywood mainstream movies have made fluffy movies that are aiming to be inspirational but are far too condescending to show true emotion. Take a film like 'Rain Man' (1988). This is one of many films where the lead actor gets the Best Actor Oscar...

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