All posts tagged graphic violence

The Case Against Trauma Porn

Something that has always bothered me is the circulation of the so-called ‘Trauma Porn’ depicting graphic violence. More often than not, I come across these videos and images without ever […]

Red Sparrow Review – Jennifer Lawrence’s Latest Film is a Covert Exercise in Style over Substance

Francis Lawrence has spent all his career doing book adaptations. And whilst that seems pigeonholed, the genres of the films have been surprisingly diverse. He’s made action-fantasy, post-apocalyptic sci-fi, romance, […]