Extravagant Spending Averted

27 10 2010

Some people want to hop on board to the bandwagon of the new gadgets and gizmos of the modern cloud-computing lifestyle where life revolves around the internet and staying connected, possibly keeping entertained with digital libraries of books, video games, videos and apps.

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Dat Evangelion allusion in the movie: One Hour Photo

12 10 2010

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It’s been 7 years or so now, since Neon Genesis Evangelion got referenced in the movie “One Hour Photo”. I only got around to watching it, today, so don’t judge.

Now I read somewhere that Robin Williams is an Evangelion fan (oh, also it says so in wikipedia), and I think that’s awesome, because that would make it so that it’s a cool guy who like a cool series, and that is awesome. But did he SUGGEST adding in this symbolism? There’s a 1 in 3 chance, which is pretty darn good.

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As you can see, the one taken in this screen capture (all these screen caps  is of an action figure the EVA 05 thru 08 model. This puts us in a perspective, for those who have seen the Evangelion movie “Death & Rebirth”. After this point may be spoilers because I’ll be contemplating how the EVA 05 action figure might be a microcosm for the character… or rather the motivation of Sy, the photo guy, in the film. So, after the break: SPOILERS.

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