Film Festival!!

Some Like it Hot (1959), 122 mins
• Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemon star in a classic feature dubbed “The funniest American movie of all time” by the American Film Institute

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), 124 mins
• Chinese master chef is ignored by his grown daughters until he finds romance late in life. Early film by Ang Lee, director of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

Whale Rider (2002), 101 mins
• A Maori girl from New Zealand rebels against her tribe’s traditional expectations of women. Reviewed by our own Renate Pavusa.

Y Tu Mama, Tambien (2002), 105 mins
• Coming of age story about two young men on a roadtrip with a hot, older woman. Lots of hot sex in this one!

The Three Faces of Eve (1957), 91 mins
• Supposedly based on a true story, this classic feature about split personality disorder is a classic in gender studies for its patriarchal representations of female hysteria.

Monsoon Wedding (2002), 115 mins
• Modern lifestyles and old traditions clash when an upper-class Indian family hosts an arranged marriage.

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About Matt Thompson

Matt Thompson is a project cataloger at The Mariners' Museum library. He has a Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill and was formerly a professor at ODU. You can find him on Twitter @m4ttTh0mps0n.
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6 Responses to Film Festival!!

  1. Mathew says:

    Some like it hot

  2. kever008 says:

    Some like it hot
    Monsoon Wedding

  3. Mary Casteen says:

    Whale Rider
    Monsoon Wedding

  4. kyndallwilliams116 says:

    some like it hot & whale rider :D

  5. Karlisha says:

    Some Like it Hot and Y Tu Mama Tambien

  6. rcfalcon says:

    Monsoon Wedding!!

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