Required Reading: ‘Community’s Demise and Hidden Camera Movies

By  · Published on April 18th, 2014


The best movie culture writing from around the internet-o-sphere.

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“Community Contemplates Its Demise Yet Again” – Aisha Harris at Slate notices the raw self-awareness of another final episode of Dan Harmon’s show that deals with endings. A constant fear of cancellation seeping through, as it has for five seasons.

“Roger Corman” – Jonathan Demme interviews his mentor for Interview Magazine. Of course it’s excellent.

“Realer than reality: the new hidden-camera movies” – Matt Singer at The Dissolve compares notes on diverse films (Under the Skin to Borat) that use real people and fake situations to tell a story.

“Exclusive Interview with Zack Snyder, Director of Batman vs Superman” – Forbes contributor Mark Hughes speaks with the filmmaker about being misunderstood and finding a place for Bruce Wayne in his Clark Kent movie.

“The Complete Workout Guide for Binge Watchers” – Mashable gives us something we all need. It’s like a drinking game with push-ups.

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