Category Archives: Culture

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Review: Stolen Lives,

Stolen TimeStolen Lives (2009) If the people who make Hallmark television movies ever decided to spice things up with a lingering, forensic eye on dead bodies and a little Morena Baccarin porch humping, it might look something like this curiously lifeless crime drama, which really should have its own caution tape wrapped around it. (more…)

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I suppose I make an odd culture warrior.   I don’t fit the James Dobson brand.  I hate the war on drugs, along with its serial abuses against the Bill of Rights.    I don’t think the church talks enough about sex,  and it certainly doesn’t do a very good job celebrating the sort of sex God intended.    I love good (more…)

Review: Wish, Stand, Reader, Mean, Blackfish

wish_you_were_hereWish You Were Here (2012)

I have a weakness for movies about western couples who visit some exotic third world hell hole and wonder what in the world they were thinking when they planned the trip.

Moral of the story:  stay away from Cambodia.   This was extremely well executed, with incredible performances by Joel Edgerton (more…)