Thursday, 28 April 2011

Idea for the time machine essay

I am a huge fan of Edgar Wright - especially Scott Pilgrim - and I would like to look into the world of Wright and his influences. His films are a mash up of genres and contain many homages to other films. Shaun of the Dead for instance is considered to be a postmodern film in the way it twists the conventions of the zombie genre ultimately becoming a romantic comedy........with zombies.



What influences Scott Pilgrim director Edgar Wright - Time.com


2 comments:

  1. remember the essay question, Max - using 'key ideas' from the lecture series in application to something from your area - key ideas: the enlightenment project, Romanticism, Gothic, Psychoanalysis etc, etc,

    If you want to write on Edgar Wright, park it until you're studying postmodernism in year 2...

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  2. Ah ok Phil thankyou back to the drawing board

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