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Go Inside a Hollywood Studio Movie Marketer’s Playbook” — Shadow and Act finds an insider reason for chipping away at idealism. Bring on the four quadrant stereotypes!

Almost Everything in Dr. Strangelove is True” — Speaking of pure terror, The New Yorker digs into the Eisenhower administration to get uncomfortably close to satire (and a giant pie fight).

The Romantic Comedy is Dying, But Cinematic Romance is Thriving” — Alexander Huls at The Atlantic argues that heartbreak has saved love (and he’s dead right).

Charlie Chaplin and the Tramp: the birth of a hero” — The Guardian celebrates a century of a funny little man with a cane.

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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