The Silver Lining: Film Reviews

Moral deliberations and ethical dilemmas in modern films

By: Dr. Sam Vaknin

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Movie Reviews

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Titanic, or a Moral Deliberation

"The Truman Show: A Moral Deliberation

The Matrix

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Being John Malkovich

"Shattered" Identity

Dreamcatcher: The Myth of Destructibility

I, Robot: The Fourth Law of Robotics

The American Hostel

Surrogates: The Interrupted Self

The Invention of Lying: Fact and Truth

Avatar and Kingsman: The Ecology of Environmentalism

Inception and the Errors of Dreaming

Coma: Does It Really Matter if It is Real?

Loving Gaze, Adulating Gaze (“The Beaver”)

What to Expect When You Are Expecting

Her and Interspecies Romance

The Last Tango in Paris

The Best Offer

The Place

Psychopaths in Films

The Song of Names

The Malignant Optimism of the Abused (We Need to Talk about Kevin)

Psycho (Embodied Introject)

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