Archives for November 26, 2006

The Gospel According to Jim Wallis

The Washington Post on Jim Wallis... … [Read more...]

Quick Looks: “Casino Royale,” “The Double Life of Veronique,” “Catch a Fire”

It's that time of year again, when there are so many interesting films playing that I just can't keep up with them all.And considering the pile of extra writing projects I'm dealing with right now, I'm farther behind than usual.I did, however, manage to see three impressive films this week. While I won't have time to write full reviews anytime soon, here are some quick recommendations... … [Read more...]

Film Critic Pet Peeves: “Stranger Than Fiction” Edition

From a Christian film review of Stranger Than Fiction: It is a shame that a film based around such a clever idea couldn’t have been slightly altered to make an otherwise interesting story more palatable for families. Hollywood continues to add in offensive elements that serve no real purpose to the plot in spite of proof that films that are family friendly will appeal to wider audiences. And that is truly stranger than fiction. Three thoughts in response to this conclusion:1. "It is a s … [Read more...]

Film Critic Pet Peeves: “The Fountain” Edition

Just ranting about another film criticism pet peeve...Don't you hate it when a critic makes a statement that says, "If you don't agree with me, well, you're just not enlightened like I am"...? … [Read more...]