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Movie Review: Encanto

While on my flight from Tokyo to Guam I finally saw Encanto, which had a strange film run in that it was prematurely yanked from the theaters, hurting its gross, and being put on Disney+, which I do not have … Continue reading

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Film Review: Death On The Nile

I am not sure if Kenneth Branagh is looking to make a franchise out of the Inspector Poirot series, but if so this is certainly a promising continuation to such a series. The film begins with a scene showing Poirot’s … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Top Gun: Maverick

Before the film Top Gun: Maverick, actor and producer Tom Cruise thanks the audience for seeing this movie in the theater rather than waiting to see it on demand or on dvd, and this film is definitely one that is … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Northman

[Warning: There be spoilers below.] Without being too familiar in general with the work of director Robert Eggers, this film is a satisfying one if you have a high degree of respect for the grim worldview of the Norse, which … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets Of Dumbledore

I will try to leave this movie review to have as few spoilers as possible, but I think it is fair to say that when I finished this movie I had a lot of questions. Some of the questions were … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Most Reluctant Convert

The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story Of C.S. Lewis I come to a movie like this with the perspective of one who voraciously reads (and watches) just about anything on C.S. Lewis as I can. Like many people, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Rotten Movies We Love

Rotten Movies We Love: Cult Classics, Underrated Gems, And And Films So Bad They’re Good, by the editors of Rotten Tomatoes We must get something straight at the beginning. I am not included, for the most part, in the “we” … Continue reading

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Movie Review: A Thousand Heroes

In 1989, a United Airlines flight that had been intended to fly from Denver to Chicago ended up having a total hydraulic failure and had to make an emergency landing in Sioux City, Iowa. As someone who has an interest … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Patterns Of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle: Part One

As someone who saw and enjoyed the previous movie in this series when it was also released for a Fathom exclusive [1], I have to say that this is the sort of film that I can easily appreciate.  The filmmaker, … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Harriet

Sometimes it can be worthwhile to watch a movie that is not made for you, but judging from the audience at “Harriet” last night at a movie theater in Hillsboro, quite a lot of people are interested in watching movies … Continue reading

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