The Paranoid Style in Cinema: The Parallax View (1974, Alan J. Pakula)

The early ’70s offered one explosion after another. Investigative reporters released world-historical bombshells: Seymour Hersh’s reporting on the My Lai Massacre; Daniel Ellsberg leaking the Pentagon Papers to the New York Times; Jack Anderson exposing Richard Nixon’s relationship with ITT. … Continue reading The Paranoid Style in Cinema: The Parallax View (1974, Alan J. Pakula)

Dad’s Casa S4E05- The Bottle Episode

“The Bottle Episode” is the fifth episode of the 4th Season of the USAmerican television situation comedy Dad’s Casa. The plot centers on Dad and Horatio being stuck in the Casa because the Casa is inside a giant bottle. The title is a tongue-in-cheek reference to the fact that the episode is a bottle episode. Plot Dad wakes up and walks over to his bedroom window like usual. Instead of the normal view, a giant glass wall is facing him. Dad blinks and rubs his eyes but it’s still there. He opens the window and looking up, sees the wall … Continue reading Dad’s Casa S4E05- The Bottle Episode