Category Archive: Pop Culture History

Memorable Movies 1: Introduction, Jaws, Singing in the Rain, Super Troopers

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So I’m not much of a talker or a writer… in most cases, but I love talking about movies.  What I’ve found out is that many people have not seen movies that I… Continue reading

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Political Correctness in American Pop Culture

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In general, political correctness is a pretty touchy area in modern-day America. I will agree that a line of acceptability versus offensiveness is good. But when does political correctness go too far? Let’s… Continue reading

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Graphic Violence in Movies

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The last two movies I reviewed on this site (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Saw: The Final Chapter) definitely rank among the most graphically violent movies I have ever seen. While… Continue reading

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5 Awesome Anime Series

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I’m a shameless otaku, I’ll admit that. I have a love of Japanese culture, and that largely stemmed from the fact that I loved (and still love) anime. These are my picks for… Continue reading

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The 2011 Ian Fleming Memorial Award

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And the 2011 Ian Fleming Memorial Award for Best James Bond film goes to…. Goldfinger (1964) Oddjob was memorable. Auric Goldfinger was over-the-top. Sean Connery kicked butt. That’s enough said. Watch the most… Continue reading

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The 2011 Pop Culture Historian’s Game and Anime Awards

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For the Game Award, I will admit that I can’t really give a Readers’ Choice Award because I did a very poor job of promoting the poll. As a result, only two people… Continue reading

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Anime Voting

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Please vote for what you believe to be the best anime to have been reviewed on The Pop Culture Historian.

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