Posts Tagged "Movie"

Courageous. Yeah, kinda…

Courageous. Yeah, kinda…

The latest, and most watchable of the Sherwood Baptist’s movies, revolves around men desiring to be better fathers.  It’s not a great film, but it does contain all the “Jesus-porn” you’d expect, along with some truly funny gags, workman-like action…

Friends… with Lateral Benefits

Friends With Benefits comes out on DVD/Blueray today.  Not that you should get it — in fact, you shouldn’t.  It’s crass, mean-spirited, promotes the division of sexuality from emotions even while it’s theme expresses the opposite, and perhaps the worst…

Anonymous: Analysis

Anonymous: Analysis

Ah, historical revisionism.  My favorite.   And Anonymous tackles one of history’s greatest “what if” conspiracies: was William Shakespeare (WS) NOT the writer of his plays? The movie is daring, engaging and the acting is top notch, but it will probably…

Harry Potter: The Final Analysis

In the realm of children’s literature, The Harry Potter series has almost no equal.  It has gotten millions of children to open books in a culture of movies, video games and pornography.  So well done. I didn’t read the books. …

Atlas Shrugged and so did I

Atlas Shrugged and so did I

I’ve been hearing a lot of internet buzz about Atlas Shrugged Part I, that Hollywood panned it because of a liberal agenda, or that the production quality wasn’t good enough, or that the acting was stilted.  Wrong. The real reason…

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight is an interesting movie, but not a great one. It’s worth seeing, an eye-popping respite from the heat, with cool explosions and Bat-gadgets. It is also a stunning swan song for Heath Ledger, but Batman Begins is…