Archives for September 30, 2005

A History of Violence (2005)

This review was originally publishedat Christianity Today Movies.-The Godfather saga. Apocalypse Now. Full Metal Jacket. Unforgiven. The Passion of the Christ. They've all been rightfully celebrated as artful, original explorations of dark subject matter, unflinching in their portrayals of human evil. Each film leaves viewers exhausted, bruised by depictions of gross violence. This is not mere "entertainment." Many viewers would be wise to avoid them altogether. Not all sensibilities are … [Read more...]

"Serenity" – My full review

UPDATE:I've removed the review from this post because I've revised it and posted it into the Looking Closer review archive. … [Read more...]