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[NSFW - graphic imagery warning] [Reviews] Movie Review: The Passion of the Christ

[NSFW - graphic imagery warning] [Reviews] Movie Review: The Passion of the Christ

Despite the poster and the film, Easter is a joyous occasion. Jesus is risen indeed. I really don’t know how much I actually need to say. Mel Gibson’s blockbuster arrived to mixed reviews, made a boatload of cash on a(…)

[Reviews] Movie Review: The Last Temptation of Christ (marked spoilers)

[Reviews] Movie Review: The Last Temptation of Christ (marked spoilers)

“Is there a story,” I once asked myself, “where instead of an ordinary person being propped up on a pedestal and touted as a Christ figure, the reverse happens?” I’d long imagined Jesus and Mary Magdalene enjoying an evening in(…)

[Reviews] Movie Review: Silver Linings Playbook

[Reviews] Movie Review: Silver Linings Playbook

It doesn’t take much to make a story feel fresh. Take the concept of a time-honored romantic tale, then start it in a mental hospital, focusing on a penitent hero with a difficult past, some major mistakes, and scars to(…)

[Reviews] Movie Review: How to Train Your Dragon (mild spoilers)

[Reviews] Movie Review: How to Train Your Dragon (mild spoilers)

Numerous tasks and technical issues have prevented me from being able to cover all of the movies I’d planned to get to, so I am going to end my spotlight on computer-generated films on a high note, with my favorite(…)