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Nick Dauphin
Media, culture, and drawings inspired by media and culture
Created 05 May 2021
  • No. 24 - Austin Powers
    20 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Yeah Baby! Yeah! Austin Powers (Mike Meyers) spends most of his mission in Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) trying to romance the serious and modern Vanessa Kensington (Elizabeth Hur...
  • No. 24 - Spencer
    13 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Princess in a Tower Henry VIII and tradition haunt Princess Diana (Kristen Stewart) in Pablo Larraín’s Spencer (2021) Its no secret, I love Kristen Stewart. Being a fan of her’s for quite some time wo...
  • No. 23
    30 Oct 2021 • 13 min read
    Messiah Quest Paul Atreides (Timothee Chalamet) goes on a quest of self-meaning in Dune (2021) while audiences search for the more literal meaning “What is going on?” Another adaptation of Frank Herbe...
  • No. 22
    23 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    Mission Complete No Time To Die (2021) marks Daniel Craig’s last mission as James Bond Daniel Craig’s tenure as James Bond initially acted as direct response to how goofy Pierce Brosnan’s James Bond f...
  • No. 21 - Home Sweet Home
    16 Oct 2021 • 9 min read
    Heavy Metal In the previous issue, I mentioned in my “Stray Observations” section that I saw the art house French film Titane and I mentioned how bewildering it was. Well, I watched it again and I fee...
  • No. 20
    09 Oct 2021 • 9 min read
    Cross to Bear Dueling monologues between the faithful take center stage in Midnight Mass (2021) A few issues back, I spoke about the Netflix animated series Bojack Horseman and how that show demonstra...
  • No. 19 Another Mini-Issue
    25 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    Murdered to Death Selena Gomez, Steve Martin, and Martin Short star as true-crime podcasters in Only Murders in the Building (2021) Maybe it’s the font choice and the art style of the opening credits,...
  • No. 18
    18 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Black Jack William Tell (Oscar Isaac) blots out the horrific memories of Abu Ghraib by counting cards in casinos in The Card Counter (2021) Former military interrogator William Tell (Oscar Isaac) has ...
  • No. 17 - The Sex Issue
    11 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    What We Talk About When We Talk About Making Love Dr William Masters (Michael Sheen) and Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Caplan) observe and research what happens to our bodies during sex in the Showtime tv s...
  • No. 16 - The Mini Issue
    04 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hello Darkness Beth (Rebecca Hall), a grieving widow, faces phantasmagorical and psychological terrors in The Night House (2021) There’s a massive paradigm shift when an major event, tragedy, or disso...
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