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My 10 favorite pictures of Link

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Pacific Rim, Raleigh, and Emotional Intelligence

grimalkina:

So Pacific Rim is all up in my tumblr, and I’m psyched because I finally saw it and holy chihuahua was it awesome.

A lot of people are rightly digging the portrayal of Mako Mori. Del Toro’s being quoted: One of the other things I decided was that I wanted a female lead who has the equal force as the male leads. She’s not going to be a sex kitten, she’s not going to come out in cutoff shorts and a tank top, and it’s going to be a real earnestly drawn character.”

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A non-white main female character in an action movie with her own compelling narrative? Fan-fucking-tastic. And rad style, too.

There is far less joy over the main character, Raleigh, a pretty, generic blond white male with the unobjectionably American jaw+stubble that must come standard in California MUA’s toolboxes now or something. And that’s fair. Another white male lead in an action film isn’t something to cheer on its own. 

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But you know what, something was puzzling me during the whole movie. I couldn’t quite put my finger on it, but I finally asked myself, “Why do I like Raleigh so much?” And it hit me — Raleigh was being handled, in Pacific Rim, in a way I was utterly unaccustomed to seeing a male character handled. Raleigh served as a source of emotional intelligence, insight, and support for the other characters in a manner utterly belied by his football-star squint.

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people need to realize this movie is more than what it seems at the surface…

ospreys:

Pacific Rim Meets It’s Always Sunny

uuuuggghhhhhuuuubbbbaaabbbbyyyy

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takitsubo:

im never on task in wind waker obviously

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I think we all do this. XD

I think we all do this. XD

People don’t realize all that they’re missing out on…

People don’t realize all that they’re missing out on…