Noah, you so crazy…


... So I saw the movie Noah.Good Lord, what a ghastly mess.I'm no theologian but somehow I don't recall reading about Noah's bloodthirsty, psychopathic, stab all the babies tendencies.But it wasn't all bad. Noah was entertaining enough with decent special effects. My absolute favorite part of the movie was when the stone giants protected the Hobbits.Wait. What movie is this again?OK, so it wasn't the worst movie I ever saw. That honor belongs to Apocalypto, the … [Read more...]

World War Zzzzzzzzzz…


... So I went to see the movie World War Z. I was already dubious from the very start after seeing the trailer. It looked nothing like anything from the book. I was right. If you read the book and then went to see the movie don't expect one to be even remotely like the other. The Oatmeal even created this nice little Venn Diagram to illustrate the disparity in the two.I suppose I could qualify this as a fun action flick without any depth, that you may actually enjoy if you go in with … [Read more...]

For Greater Glory unfairly rated R …


... Grab your tissues and prepare to have your faith set ablaze.I want to discuss the R rating this movie was given since the rating seems to be a major source of concern for many parents who would like to take their children to see this movie. Additional reviews and resources are provided at the end of this post.Please let me be very clear here; I am going to let my 9 1/2 year old son see this movie. I would not do so without serious consideration first, but after having seen For … [Read more...]

The Adventures of Tintin…


... A very quick review.The Adventures of TintinMy son & I have been long time fans of the Tintin comic books and we carried that enthusiasm with us when we went last evening to watch the movie opening night. Neither of was disappointed.I was anticipating the latest instrumental music score composed by John Williams - one the most recognizable composers having done the scores for Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Schindler's List, and the movie that gave me an irrational fear of … [Read more...]