• TV sitcom Friends (1994-2004): Powerful subversion against family
  • The Impact of Media Use and Screen Time on Children, Adolescents, and Families
  • Film “Arrival” (2016): From ecumenical issues to practical wisdom
  • Who are the Minions, and why you should not show this cartoon to your children?
  • January issue of a magazine National Geographic propagandizes "gender revolution"


Sitcom "Friends" is acknowledged to be the best American comedy series in the entire history of American television. It received viewers’ great love, numerous awards and had a huge influence on people and culture all over the world, thanks to ... Read more
The term media commonly refers to mass communication through the use of newspapers, books, magazines, television, radio, film, Internet-enabled devices, or video games. There is abundant research evaluating the impact of various media on children ... Read more
Film “Arrival” had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 1, 2016 and was released in the USA and Canada on November 11, 2016. It has been nominated for numerous awards, including eight Oscar nominations. The film’s central ... Read more
In the very middle of the summer holidays 2010 the cartoon Despicable Me was released on the screens. It was about a super villain who had to become a stepfather for some time and as a result he has changed and become a kind man. However the main ... Read more
One more evidence of the attempts of western activists to erase a border between man and woman sex. Initially the “National Geographic” – represented earliest academic publication that invoked people to take care about their planet. There are over ... Read more
The film “Collateral Beauty” was released on December 15, 2016 and gathered a whole constellation of popular Hollywood actors. Thanks to the original (rather classic, but forgotten) idea of communion of a lost and desperate man with the Universe, ... Read more
Family and family values A family and family values in all countries in the world have always underlied of any society. Independently of cultural peculiarities, children were born, brought up and grew in families, gradually adopting the experience ... Read more
We enjoy a piece of art. But this is not all. Subconsciously a lot more information goes down the line: a mode of heroes’ behavior, models of human relations, values, and all these leaks out through separate phrases, actions, scenes, not necessarily ... Read more
In order to understand, how movie awards (and awards in general) are being used as a tool of influence on the cinematograph and other spheres of media landscape, it would be nice to introduce several very illustrative examples. Example #1. ... Read more
The review on “The Big Bang Theory” TV series from the project “What is good”. The Big Bang Theory – an American sitcom, started in 2007, and narrating about four friends-physicians. The TV series has achieved a tremendous popularity and great ... Read more
Teenager's and children's suicides, sudden cruelty of young people, unreasonable murders of people and animals done by high school and university students, - these messages in mass media have been disturbing society plenty of times every year, and ... Read more
The Christmas melodramatic comedy The Family Man with Nicolas Cage in the title role hasn’t earned any special awards or multi-million dollar fees, however, the film makes you think about things which are more valuable than any money – it is love ... Read more
A film «Suicide Squad» became popular before its official premiere thanks to a haunting advertising campaign typical for many Hollywood works. A new crazy team of superheroes was frequently mentioned in the Internet and social networks which ... Read more
Once my friends told me «You must watch Game of Thrones! » And I did. It’s a new American serial adapted from George R. R. Martin's series of fantasy novels. «Game of Thrones» is extremely popular among young people in the whole world. The series ... Read more
«Pirates of the Caribbean’ are series of films produced by «Walt Disney Pictures» in collaboration with «Jerry Bruckheimer Films». They consist of five episodes one of which is expected to be showing in the cinemas in 2017. To start with, let’s ... Read more
Description: «Featuring the voices of Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, "Frozen" is the coolest comedy-adventure ever to hit the big screen. When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna, a fearless optimist, teams up with extreme mountain ... Read more
The movie «Savages» was directed in 2012 by Oliver Stone which was awarded three Oscars and stars Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Demian Bichir, Benicio del Toro, Salma Hayek, John Travolta, and Emile Hirsch. The box office ... Read more
A plot (for those, who didn’t watch the cartoon) The cartoon starts with a dedication to « brave firefighters all over the world who risk their lives to save the lives of the others». The first scene is an aviaracing. We are meeting with the ... Read more
There are a lot of films nowadays showing the catastrophic future of our planet. The latest are: Interstellar, Mad Max: Fury Road, Elysium, both parts of Divergent. Most of time in these movies characters try to survive under the conditions of ... Read more
The review is spoiling some items «None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free» Goethe The film «Oblivion» by Joseph Kosinsky (the remake of Sci-Fi action «Throne» was his job as well) premiered in 2013. ... Read more
15 well-known Disney`s characters - Snow White, Cinderella, Aurora, Belle, Ariel, Jasmine, Pocahontas, Mulan, Kid, Tiana, Rapunzel, Merida, Esmeralda, Elsa, Anna and Fiona from «Shrek» and Marina from «Sinbad - Legend of the Seven seas «- also a ... Read more
The film «Interstellar» directed by Christopher Nolan triggered waves of enthusiasm and praise comments. There is some criticism, but it is mostly about technical and narrative aspects. The most popular things to discuss in numerous reviews are the ... Read more
«Sex and the City» is the cult TV Series of 1990s and 2000s that was created by Darren Starr. The show was very popular and won numerous prestigious awards,  like Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Awards.  This «western sex» came upon Russian television ... Read more
«Brother Bajrangi» is an Indian film about a noble man named Pawan Chaturvedi who helps a Pakistani girl Munni (Shahida) to return home. Pawan is known as a kind, sensitive and deeply pious man. One day he meets a small numb girl and understands ... Read more
Having similar norms of behavior, people in similar situations make similar solutions. It means those who make situations and standards will form the behavior. In fact, this is the absolute power. World conquest goes in two steps. Step 1: ... Read more