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The Help

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 No Comments

My biggest problem with The Help regards its focus. Simply put, having three main characters is too much for one movie. Furthermore, some of the sub-plots were so short lived, widely scattered, and underdeveloped that, at least in my opinion, they should’ve been left out entirely. Also, I know this movie is based off a […]


The Help

Monday, August 15, 2011 No Comments

Period pieces are an interesting type of film, requiring the environments, actors and even the attitudes to appear as they did back in the day. While I can’t confirm the accuracy of The Help, the story of three women who compile a book of stories recalled by black housekeepers to expose ingrained racism in Jackson, […]