"I have to say I love the first one best - it still has the power to pull me in and even make me jump, all the while already knowing what's going to happen. I also think Sigourney Weaver's acting is the best (or maybe the script was better…"
"1. Aliens. While Alien did an outstanding job, I personally like Aliens better. It could be the ridiculous Colonial Marines ("Game over, man! Game over!") or that the people are facing the greater threat of an entire hive, as opposed to…"
The Questions:1. Which of the four original Alien films in the franchise is your favorite and why?2. Do you think the Alien vs. Predator films belong in the canon of Alien films? Why or why not?3. What do you think of Ridley Scott's Prometheus? Does it fit in with your understanding of the original four films? Will a…See More
"Lots of favorites:
-Run Lola Run
-The Passion of Joan of Arc
-Rules of the Game
-The Time of the Wolf
-The Nasty Girl
-Fanny and Alexander
-The Story of Qiu Ju
-In the Mood…"
"The fetishization of old timey stuff throws me. Just got a real bowler, from my grandfather's cache, and it's uncomfortable as hell.
The old days really were pretty crappy as people didn't know any better. Throughout the last…"
"What exactly is it what you are trying to do? Is this a roleplay thing or do you actually want to learn skills? The things you are talking about take time to learn. People went through year long apperenticeships to learn things like blacksmithing or…"
Hello, I am recently returning to these forums after a couple of years with a new-found interest in old world traditions and community building.I want to combine these two interests by forming a fraternal order for young men to be part of a positive group. Because most young men don't have a lot of disposable income the idea would be to facilitate their practical, rather than financial, contributions to their communities. We would try out and practice old world skills such as blacksmithing,…See More
"I prefer the ESV. I am a theology student and so the "essentially-literal" translation is useful to me since the Bible is the bulk of my research material. For my own personal devotions though I have enjoyed using both the NIV and NLT. As…"
"There are many, many theories about what you are asking. Simply put, your question boils down to the purpose of the atonement, or "why did Jesus have to die?". I wrote a brief (2 page) essay on the subject for a theology class which was…"