Posts tagged: Reblag
The Octopus and the Beer Bottle
After seeing Guardians of the Galaxy, I couldn’t NOT make this!
Xavier Dolan in Candy Magazine 2013
If you can’t do it, show me ya MOVES ! (Captain falcon trainer)
Bouge tes cui-cuisses !
In the wastes to the south of the high tech, low life Outland hive, downtown Los Angeles, exists the low-tech, low-life wastes of San Diego—abandoned after the War of the Americas. Although not prey to the evils of the CLOUD, it is plighted with more real and pressing dangers…
Aliens was a revelation to me when I was a kid.
As soon as the actual action started, what immediately struck me was that every woman onscreen had her shit absolutely together, and every man (with the exception of Corporal Hicks, Bishop and Apone) was a complete walking clusterfuck.
Moreover, as in this .gifed scene, the narrative itself made it explicit that the only way the men were going to survive was by emulating the women.
And even though I was still just a dipshit kid when I first saw this, I didn’t pull on an MRA fedora and whine about my gender being portrayed in such an unflattering light, because even then, I immediately recognized, “This is what it’s like for women to watch literally every other sci-fi action film. Well played, movie.”