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Charles Manson and the Current Fascination with the 1970s Violence and Cinema

Manson-chic has never been hotter than right now, but the interest goes deeper than true crime: Helter Skelter, New Hollywood and the violence of the 1970's reflects something  dark about our current socio-political moment. http://crookedmarquee.com/charles-manson-and-the-current-fascination-with-the-1970s-violence-and-cinema/

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What Is It That Makes David Lynch Movies ‘Lynchian’?

On the 'blue collar surrealism' of the filmmaker's aesthetic, and how the term 'Lynchian' doesn't do his singular vision justice. http://crookedscoreboard.com/what-is-it-that-makes-david-lynch-movies-lynchian/