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The Hunger Games: We Loved the Book, What About the Movie?

In an unspecified future a totalitarian government rises to rule a nation known as Panem. Born from the ashes of a United States devastated by war and the after effects of global warming, Panem is made up of twelve districts … Continue reading

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Sometimes Prince Charming is Wearing a Beer-Stained Undershirt

I love sports romances. Love, love, love them. The thrill of the game, the athletic prowess, the conflict, the romance, and the sex all make for a heady combination. Some of my all-time favorites include See Jane Score by Rachel … Continue reading

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AAR Goes to the Movies, Pt. 2

Ghost (1990) Truly Madly Deeply (1990) I first saw Ghost and Truly Madly Deeply in high school. I still remember how deeply and tragically romantic Ghost seemed to me back then. The quest for justice and the show of love … Continue reading

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AAR Goes to the Movies, Pt. 1

Sideways (2004) I recently rewatched Sideways. It’s funny that I expected a romance, and actually shelve the DVD in the romance section at home, because really the film isn’t in fact a romance, but a very good buddy movie. Yet … Continue reading

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