Category: Film / DVD

Control, a film about Ian Curtis and Joy Division, by Anton Corbijn. Uncompromisingly arthouse. Another…

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Madonna hung up

I love and hate the latest Madonna video, Hung Up, in more or less equal measures.

Why I hate it:

  1. Performance clich├ęs (couldn’t afford a good location scout?)
  2. Hip-hop meets disco milieux (!?)
  3. Incoherence (false narrative)
  4. Krumping (Madonna trope: superficial use of street fad)

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