Helen Keller Vs. The Aliens: How Two Very Different Films Tell A Similar Story

It’s a good idea to be diverse in our entertainment choices. People who reject a story based on its aesthetic, or its genre, or its age, run the risk of missing out on something brilliant. They may even be missing out on a learning opportunity. Today’s post is about something delightful I learned while watchingContinue reading “Helen Keller Vs. The Aliens: How Two Very Different Films Tell A Similar Story”

The Trouble With Faith-Based Entertainment

A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet. -Orson Welles Last week, I sort of introduced a touchy subject. Mostly, I tip-toed around it. This was partially because I didn’t want it to overwhelm the whole post, and partially because, well… it is a touchyContinue reading “The Trouble With Faith-Based Entertainment”

Movie Review: “Priceless” (2016)

“It’s not what a movie is about, it’s how it is about it.” Roger Ebert “You may choose to look the other way, but you can never say again that you did not know.” William Wilberforce Today, I’m trying something new. I never really considered trying to write a movie review for public consumption before,Continue reading “Movie Review: “Priceless” (2016)”