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The Pool Scene from “Let The Right One In”

By July 10, 2014 Growing Up Geek, Movies, Music

Everything is calm just above the surface. I squirm nervously in my seat, helplessly watching as young Oskar is led into a watery trap.

While I found the whole film to be brilliant, it’s the final moments of Let The Right One In that forever sealed it in my subconscious. Apart from all the bloody dismemberment, there’s something quite haunting about the pool scene. It’s a flawlessly executed sequence, with slow-burning tension. The part that left a lasting impression for me was the synth-pop tune “Flash in the Night” playing on the radio. It’s this one small added detail that lent a haunting realism to the moment. The song immediately triggers for me a flood of nostalgia and emotional triggers.
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Unboxing: Hasbro Captain America media kit

By July 24, 2011 Movies, The Daily Buzz

I got a shiny, new media kit this past week at work: Captain America! I couldn’t wait to crack open this beauty and see what magnificent treasures it holds.

Hasbro Captain America press kit

Hasbro Captain America press kit

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