Katniss Everdeen may be the Mockingjay now, but Jennifer Lawrence is still the girl on fire. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1: my “Reel Faith” review.
Propaganda and symbolism have always been a crucial weapon in the arsenal of any campaign, but their value increases exponentially in the information age. This isn’t a particularly radical idea, although this may be the first time it’s trickled down into a blockbuster franchise. Can you imagine Luke Skywalker making subversive videos calling out Darth Vader and coining popular slogans about fighting the Empire?
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