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My 2014 Movies: Big Hero 6 (#10)

I always look forward to the next in-house Disney animated film. They never really disappoint me. Even when they are lackluster they still have that charm that keeps you from hating it entirely. 896 more words


BIRDMAN Takes Flight


Millenial   * * * * *    //    Gen X   * * * *

Shakespeare said, “All the world’s a stage, and (we are) merely players.” BIRDMAN takes this quote literally. 1,492 more words


What is the Best Picture of the 1990's?

Here we are: another decade ready for judgment. Can you feel the excitement?

Full disclosure: in seeking to determine the best movie made between 1990 and 1999, I have decided to only focus on films that won the Best Picture Academy Award. 1,953 more words


Sermon 02-22-15: "The Meaning of Christ's Death"

In today’s scripture, Jesus sheds light on the meaning of his death when he says he came not to serve, but to serve and to “give his life as a ransom for many.” What does it mean that Christ was our ransom for sin? 2,851 more words

The Short That Inspired The Film: Whiplash

Whiplash was by far my favorite movie of 2014, and quite possibly one of my favorite movies ever. After watching it for the second time, my heart was still aching to rip out of my chest after the final scene. 179 more words


Mommy now available on iTunes

Those of you wondering what all of the chatter was regarding Xavier Dolan’s Mommy can finally put your minds at ease.

The film, which garnered much attention and accolades despite being snubbed by the Academy Awards, is now available for purchase on iTunes.


The Year in Film: 2014

My Top 20:

  1. Birdman
  2. The Grand Budapest Hotel
  3. The Imitation Game
  4. Gone Girl
  5. Inherent Vice
  6. Interstellar
  7. Selma
  8. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies…
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