Anti-hero is a character in the position of a hero lacking heroic qualities, or at least differs from the ideal hero. As I have said in my post about Hero, what distinguishes an anti-hero from a hero changes, with the classical anti-hero being weaker than the classical hero while nowadays an anti-hero makes a contrast … Continue reading Anti-hero


Review – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

It has been some days that I’ve watched Star Wars: The Last Jedi. It’s kind of late to make something like “initial thoughts” or “first impression”, but I have only watched it a single time, while I plan to re-watch movies to review them. But whatever, it’s the more recent film I’ve watched, and I … Continue reading Review – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Sobre ler

Eu não me consideraria tão fã de leitura, ou pelo menos leitura de livros. Dificilmente consigo passar um maior tempo, como meia hora ou mais, de leitura interrompida, frequentemente usando de métodos para me forçar a ler, como me obrigar a ler por certo tempo ou até chegar a certa página. Parece contraditório eu não gostar tanto … Continue reading Sobre ler

Criticizing the criticism

Anton Ego of Ratatouille is a stereotype of a critic I’ve always liked fiction works, especially movies, TV and web shows, books and comics. More recently, I’ve became more interested in analyzing these works of fiction. But criticism is not just analyzing, it involves judgment, deciding how much said work worth. And that's where it becomes … Continue reading Criticizing the criticism