"1. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead - Brilliant piece of writing by Tom Stoppard. Gary Oldman IS the movie.
2. Brick - A fabulous spin on Noir genre set in a modern high school.
3. Blade Runner - Cuz, well, it's Blade Runner. And version…"
"I would never promote racism but history should not be censored. Leni Riefenstahl's Triumph of the Will is also both historically and cinematically important. As heinous and evil as these film are they should be known and critically studied…"
"I have way too many movies, but I will throw one in there that should have been on the 100 movies list on the blog. Sideways with Paul Giamatti and Thomas Hayden Church is a personal favorite of mine. Giamatti plays a wine enthusiast who's life…"
"I haven't seen a lot of the classics of film history (Citizen Kane, The Shining, Psycho, etc.), so my scope is limited. But I will give you what are for now my top ten films to not miss. In no particular order...
1. The Lord of the Rings…"
"Way, way back in the 1960's the one local "Independent" TV stationin my are ran many, many films. (Sometimes they ran the same film many, many times.)
So, I can claim to have actually seen Paths of Glory on television!
OK, I was too…"
"Movies that really impacted me/must see:
3. Shawshank Redemtion
4. It's a Wonderful Life
5. To Dance with the White Dog ( A Hallmark movie with Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn)
7. Field of Dreams
8. We Were…"
"Citizen Cane (1941), true happiness cannot be bought and sold, in the end it is always the simple joys that play on our minds
Brazil (1985)- The search for meaning in the midst of cogs, man getting eaten by the machine. Seek to be free, to soar, to…"
Thanks for that great post! I want people to flesh out more fuller answers so I keep posting hypothetical questions up. Please start discussions. I have fun reading responses, but I'm the only one starting em. Funny you should mention friends who haven't been saved longer than two years. I was saved a year ago in March or April. Look forward to more of your comments.
"It would be, if it were accurate. Both sides are wiser than that.
Left thinks guns are dangerous for everybody (except government agents, presumably). They don't agree that the few are the problem.
Right doesn't agree that only…"
"I got a tattoo of a simple cross outline on my left shoulder when I was 19 to symbolize the simple truth of Christ's salvation, the most important thing in my life. Then I became an atheist.
This should be entered into one of those short short…"
"Matt, I have been frequenting various thrift shops and purchasing different pants/jackets of various materials. This has given me a good basis for deciding which clothes I want to wear for which season. I have a Summer wardrobe with fabric which is…"
Greetings!Although I've often read the material on this site, I never joined it, so this is my first post.I've read the blog entries on dressing for hot and humid climates, and what I'm hoping this community can recommend are specific brands and / or pieces of clothing suitable for summer in the Southeastern United States. I'm a teacher, and I live in Charlotte, North Carolina, and I'd like your suggestions for pants and shirts that are suitable for the classroom, church, and casual events. I'm…See More
"Maybe its not exactly what you are saying, but after hearing argument after argument after argument about this subject, it is interesting to hear how wildly inconsistent the left and the right are with their stances.For example:Gun laws, the few are…"
"Extremely brave men, but there are one or two differences between our examples. Glass, Philips and Coulter were civilians, Luttrell and Shugart were members of elite military units. As such, doing the extraordinary was their expected…"