These are films that fulfill our desire to reclaim experience from memory — to relive, in another body, those formative encounters which first ushered us into adulthood. Unsurprisingly, the genre presents rich subject matter for first-time filmmakers, whose own coming-of-age is an unlimited inspiration. Recently nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar, the release of Mustang is a fitting time to reflect on the genre as a whole, and explore ten affecting examples deserving wider recognition. After her mother perishes in a car accident, and her father becomes inconsolable from the loss, Ponette is cast into spiritual and emotional isolation, hoping beyond hope that her parent will return.
List of banned films
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Kate Erbland. She is not running, she is choosing. And also there, there, and there, right around there, over there, and down there. Possibly also with a vegetable.
Netflix has rapidly become a ubiquitous part of nearly all of our lives, with its incredibly deep, constantly shifting streaming catalog of movies and television series. Usually, the phrase "there's something for everyone" is mere hyperbole — but not in the case of Netflix, which quite literally has something for you whether you're a fan of extreme horror, an actual toddler, or anything in between. Of course, with such an extensive selection, there's bound to be some content that's a bit problematic. Whether it's the material itself, the situation surrounding its production, or moments that could be seen as inappropriate, Netflix has put up a surprising amount of material that's drawn controversy for one reason or another. From arthouse films to mainstream theatrical releases to the company's own rapidly expanding library of original movies and series, here's a look at some of the most controversial viewing experiences Netflix has to offer.
Movies are always made with the best of intentions, just as books are written. However, sometimes sections of society decide whether the movie is inappropriate or not; this is why many movies have been banned. The following banned movies show us both the realistic and extreme measures the cinema will take. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Those who enjoy horror films have found this classic riveting and worthy of creating a fan base for.