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Man in a Hole: Who Throws the Rope?

CRACKING THE SECRET OF MOVIES AND NARRATIVE There’s something that makes me laugh harder than watching Will Ferrell and Jon Heder ice skate, a ridiculous line
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Passion Points

My wife loves lists. Not just any lists, mind you, but particularly ones that boast the “Top” something or other; the “Top 10 Deadliest Animals” on
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America, Dead on Arrival?

Hollywood has recently green-lit a film based on chain-mail wearing, flag-wrapped, World War II super-soldier Steve Rogers, who many folks know as Marvel comics’ literally flagship
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CinemagOscars 2: Electric Boogaloo

In my last post, I dropped Cinemagogue’s Top 10 film of 2006, many of which toy with great themes of narrative, philosophy and spirituality. I also
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CinemagOscars 2006

It’s March, it’s Seattle, and it’s snowing. it’s like the winter weather doesn’t want to admit that its season is over. Neither did the Academy this
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An Inconvenient Oscar…

“Wow… I’d hate to have to follow THAT!” After a presumably moving moment of the 79th Annual Academy Awards, host Ellen Degeneres dropped that line, playing
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Jesus gets an Agent?

In the span of one week, my church received two screener DVDs of recent releases, our Acts 29 Director was in a conference call with Sylvester