Tag: Fiction

Truth Stranger Than Fiction: ‘Okja’ in the Real World.

Truth Stranger Than Fiction: ‘Okja’ in the Real World.

Okja is being deemed Netflix’s first big movie. The Bong Joon-ho film features a young farm girl trying to go against the odds and reclaim her best friend pig named Okja. The film does a daring job and succeeds at capturing the hearts of animal-lovers as well as promoting a message on livestock treatment. While a … Continue reading Truth Stranger Than Fiction: ‘Okja’ in the Real World.

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Devil’s advocate: Pulp Fiction is a Horror Film.

Devil’s advocate: Pulp Fiction is a Horror Film.

Pulp Fiction (Tarantino, 1994) is a complex narrative that is rather disputable in terms of what genre it fits in, yet strongly fits the mold of a horror film with some subverted semantics. While this claim might seem invalid at first, it’s important to identify the semantics of the horror genre and how Pulp Fiction … Continue reading Devil’s advocate: Pulp Fiction is a Horror Film.