EFC 3.03: Thoroughbreds

Feat. The Music of MGMT

“I’ve gotten so good at watching people’s emotions that I forget I don’t even have them.”


In affluent suburban Connecticut, two rich girls, Lily & Amanda, rekindle their childhood friendship, by plotting the murder of Lily’s intolerable stepdad. Continue reading “EFC 3.03: Thoroughbreds”


EFC 3.02: Get Out

Feat. The Music of Run The Jewels

“…You’ll be able to see and hear what your body is doing, but your existence will be as a passenger – An audience. You’ll live in The Sunken Place.”

Hypnosis works, boys and girls. Writer/Director, Jordan Peele, proves it with Get Out (2017), the horrifying dark comedy that is, for me, the film experience of 2017. Continue reading “EFC 3.02: Get Out”


EFC 3.01: Annihilation

Feat. The Music of Air

“Some questions will ruin you if you are denied the answer long enough.” – Jeff VanderMeer

Synopsis: A soldier/biologist (Natalie Portman) enters a supernatural zone called, “The Shimmer,” where her husband, (Oscar Issac) and his military team went missing a year prior. Continue reading “EFC 3.01: Annihilation”


Sadness Movie Characters

Sadness – Sense of sympathy, sorrow, grief, despair. Facilitates social bonding, processes traumatic experience. Mourns the loss of relationship, life or vitality.

We can all experience Sadness. However, some characters seem to experience the emotion so routinely that it dictates their personality and behavior. While most of the actors below are crying, I don’t believe all Sadness-dominant personalities cry necessarily.  Continue reading “Sadness Movie Characters”


Electric Youth

Tonight I’m chilling out to Electric Youth, a Canadian Synth pop duo from Toronto, Ontario. Their song, “A Real Hero,” was featured in the movie, Drive (2011). Below, the band performs the song live. Continue reading “Electric Youth”


Fire & Ice: A 90s James Bond Music Video

Feat. The Bond remix by Moby (In a special EFC music video!)

“How can you act like this? How can you be so cold?”

“It’s what keeps me alive.”

“No, it’s what keeps you alone.”

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The World is Not Enough (1999)

Feat. The Music of David Arnold performed by Garbage

A few quotes… And a little psychology.

Remember, 007, shadows stay in front or behind, but never on top. Continue reading “The World is Not Enough (1999)”


Dear Xbox, Please feed my imagination, not my addiction.

This September I ended a 3 year hiatus from video games when I purchased a new Xbox One. Since booting up, however, I’ve been mostly…annoyed with the new games I have played: Destiny 2, and Rise of The Tomb Raider. In both games I feel leveling-up and in-game rewards such as “loot boxes” are over-emphasized. Now it seems like experience points matter more than the actual gaming experience. Continue reading “Dear Xbox, Please feed my imagination, not my addiction.”


EFC Classics: Harry Potter & The Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.”

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