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Subject: The Legacy of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Written By: duenas8 on 09/27/20 at 9:45 pm

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World turned 10 years old in 2020 and its legacy is big nowadays. The protagonists of this film are the perfect depiction of two essential terms of the current Internet culture: Simp and e-girl. Actually there’s a viral song dedicated to the female character Ramona Flowers blaming her for destroying a whole generation of girls, while Scott Pilgrim is the heroic representation of one of the most bullied stereotypes in the early 20s, so sorry Michael Cera 8-P

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Subject: Re: The Legacy of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 09/27/20 at 10:27 pm

I love that movie! I'm not sure about all that legacy stuff, but oh well. I guess the characters must be archetypes though, because I've also heard the female described as a "manic pixie dream girl", which apparently is a thing. People have way too much time on their hands. But still, a great movie. 

Subject: Re: The Legacy of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Written By: 2001 on 02/19/21 at 9:24 pm

This is one of my favourite movies of all time–mainly because I had a Michael Cera obsession in my teens (nothing sexual, I just found his character fascinating). I thought Romona Flowers looked great! Her fashion wasn't anything groundbreaking though, dyed hair was popular throughout the 1990s and 2000s. I noticed it became associated with "SJWs" in the mid-2010s but at the time it was associated with scenesters.

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