How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Or, How to Do a Sequel Right)

There is a scene in the pilot episode of the critically acclaimed TV show Breaking Bad when Walter White describes the parallel between chemistry and life. “Chemistry,” he argues, “is the study of change…it is growth, then decay, then transformation.” While this acts as foreshadowing for Walter’s own arc in the series, and can be applied to [Read More…]

Review: ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ Just Feels Good

When America is attacked, America fights back. Youbetcha. [Read more…]

Review: Don’t ‘Play for Keeps’

Skip Playing for Keeps. Men like George are not worth your time and neither is the film. [Read more…]

Muscular Christianity: The Machine Gun Preacher

Sam Childers, the subject of the new movie “Machine Gun Preacher,” doesn’t exactly fit in at the swanky Georgetown hotel in which we had our interview. Clad in black leather, sporting biker mustache, and gnawing on a toothpick, he looked like an extra from the biker drama “Sons of Anarchy,” only tougher. Despite his appearance, [Read More…]