Archives for March 12, 2007

Film Forum: 300, The Ultimate Gift, The Namesake, Beyond the Gates, The Host

Oh, no. It's... Looking Closer's Film Forum! The soundtrack for this week's Film Forum is provided by The Arcade Fire's new abum Neon Bible. How do you get the soundtrack to play while you read the column? Easy. Buy Neon Bible from iTunes and start playing it. The column will be much more exciting to read if you do. Trust me. DO MOVIE CRITICS MATTER? Do movie critics matter? Absolutely not, says Brian Robbins, director of the hit comedy Norbit. Standing on top of the mountains of cash that … [Read more...]

“Personally Speaking” with Jim Lisante, Karen Peris, and… Me?!

As a huge fan of The Innocence Mission, I must say I am freaking out a little bit.A few weeks ago I was interviewed by Monsignor Jim Lisante for a program called "Personally Speaking." … [Read more...]

The Dove Foundation’s Phone Spam

Good grief.The Dove Foundation, with its symbol representing the peace of God, is spreading that peace by sending sinister phone spam to your home phone.... … [Read more...]