True Stories Revealed Through Podcasts

Podcasts and radio have an interesting relationship with one another. When listening to a podcast, some may find similar qualities to radio. Podcasts can have conversational features, advertisements, and interviews. On the other hand, podcasts can have a narration like element to it such as the podcast Strangers. Strangers podcast is written and produced by […]

A ‘Pretty Big’ Podcast

The podcast I chose to write about is one that is relatively new and slightly unconventional, but very interesting and insightful. Plus size model, body activist, and television presenter Ashley Graham aired her first episode of ‘Pretty Big Deal’ about a year ago on October 4th, 2018, (it can be found here). The format of […]

Sardonicast: A Film Lover’s Podcast

In the film reviewing community, podcasting is becoming an increasingly popular format to connect with audiences. Film reviews have had a long history, originating as published articles in newspapers and magazines. Eventually it evolved into shows like Siskel and Ebert, where two published film critics talked in front of a camera and reviewed new movies […]

Disney: Growing a small business to a multibillion dollar franchise

Walt Disney created the first generation of Disney Princesses in 1937-1959, targeting girls and children while establishing the importance of ‘True love’s first kiss’ and ‘A happily ever after.’ The Disney Princess franchise is a media and toy-line owned by The Walt Disney Company. In 2001, Andy Mooney became Chairman of Disney Consumer Products, and created […]

Nolan’s Batman Trilogy

Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale worked together for Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises. The trilogy has become a fan favorite for D.C. fans. But Nolan never had an intention of rebooting the film. He says that there wasn’t an idea of how to go about the film, so he just […]

Indiana Jones: The Influence for Adventure

Whether it be escaping a temple from a boulder or fighting off Nazi soldiers, nothing screams adventure more than the Indiana Jones franchise. It has always stood out as iconic for all that whip-cracking action. Indiana Jones is a household name, and people both old and young recognize it. With all this being said, it is […]

KiDULTHOOD: A SUCCESSFUL FRANCHISE

Summary The KiDULTHOOD, AdULTHOOD and BrOTHERHOOD are part of a trilogy written by Noel Clarke. The trilogy revolves around the lives of teenagers in West London, teenagers turning to adults in Adulthood and adults in Brotherhood. The first movie follows a group of teenagers in West London and their problems with bullies at a high […]