Category Archives: Movies

Disney Animation Canon

In January, 2010 I went to a convention at one of the Disney World Resorts. Disney makes you pay through the nose to get into the parks, but the transportation is all free. So whenever I had free time, I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Attending the Opera

I will admit right at the start that I went to the opera expecting not to enjoy it. But I was willing to be pleasantly surprised. Here’s what I saw and heard … The Marriage of Figaro is a ridiculous … Continue reading

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What’s Black and White and Good All Over?

Do you fall asleep or leave the room the moment a old black-and-white movie comes on? Do you refuse to watch any film made before you were born? You’re missing out. No matter what you think about old black-and-white movies, … Continue reading

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Important Movies?

I’m looking for serious answers here. For a person with a biblical worldview, is there such a thing as an “important” movie? I’m not trying to imply that movies are bad. I’m just wondering if a movie ever has anything … Continue reading

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Drive-In

One of the items on my list of 30 Things to Do in Chicagoland was “See a movie at a drive-in theater.” The other night, we went to the McHenry Outdoor Theater and Drive-In in McHenry. The first movie, WALL.E, … Continue reading

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