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Celebrating Father's Day with Lessons from the Film "Daddy"

Every third Sunday in June, we get a special day to celebrate the fathers in our lives who inspire the Gen-Z fashion trends , help us with homework, and answer the phone when we need help with problems big and small. Father's Day is all about celebrating the dads and father figures who make our lives special. It's a day filled with gratitude and a few dad jokes. For this Father’s Day, let's take a look at the story of Bobby Burnette from the 1987 film Daddy , a movie that’s all about the unexpected twists and turns of becoming a father.  In Daddy , starring Dermot Mulroney and Patricia Arquette, a carefree high schooler named Bobby Burnette lives the teenage dream until his world is flipped upside down when his ex-girlfriend, Stacy, is pregnant. Suddenly, Bobby’s life shifts from worrying about school dances and football games to worrying about diapers and baby names.  At first, Bobby and Stacy hope they can handle this new responsibility. They plan to navigate this new

Embrace the Dystopia with "Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga" & Terminus

Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga , the prequel to the iconic Mad Max: Fury Road , hit theaters on May 24th. Mad Max: Fury Road is hailed as one of the greatest action films ever . Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga is positioned to follow in its footsteps. This release is the perfect opportunity to delve deeper into post-apocalyptic/dystopian adventures. For those hungry for more, Terminus is an absolute must-see. And you can exclusively catch it on TheArchive .  The release of Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga has sent ripples of excitement within the world of film. Directed by the visionary George Miller and starring the talented Charlize Theron as Imperator Furiosa, this prequel delves into the intriguing origins of one of the franchise’s most beloved characters.  The film will explore her early life, revealing the trials and experiences that forged her into the kick-butt warrior we know. The film features a fantastic cast, including Anya Taylor-Joy and Chris Hemsworth . Anya Taylor-Joy takes on the role

Memorial Day: Honoring Heroism Through Film

Memorial Day , often associated with the unofficial start of summer , is more than just a day for pool parties and barbecues. It's a day of profound significance, dedicated to honoring and remembering the people of the armed forces who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. This day, observed on the last Monday of May, serves as a solemn reminder of the price of freedom and encourages us to reflect on the countless sacrifices made by soldiers throughout the rich tapestry of American history.  Memorial Day can be celebrated in many ways, such as visiting the graves of fallen soldiers , participating in a national moment of remembrance , or engaging with the actual stories of soldiers throughout history. One powerful way these stories are told is through literature and films that capture the heroism, struggles, and camaraderie of those who served.  We wanted to highlight the films Fallen Not Forgotten and Pearl Harbor: A Day of Infamy , currently streaming on TheArchive , beca