Note: this is the second part of a two-part list. You can see part 1 here. Following is #s 12-22 on the list, in random order:
12. Brazil (England, 1985)
“This is your receipt for your husband…and this is my receipt for your receipt.”
Coming out only a year after the famous “1984”, […]
Some of you may remember that a couple years ago I posted a list of conservative foreign movies, which was later consumed in the Great Threedonian Apocalypse. In the meantime, I’ve added some more entries and decided to repost this as an expanded list of 22. The first half of which is as follows, and […]
The gods must be crazy in Indonesia. From the BBC:
Indonesian police have confiscated a sex toy from a remote village after its inhabitants and some on social media mistook it for an “angel”. The doll was found in March floating in the sea by a fisherman in the Banggai islands in Sulawesi province. […]
An imagined chapter from Jesus’ forty days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis.
Stars Ewan McGregor, Ciaran Hinds (Rome), Ayelet Zuhrer (Daredevil). Directed by Rodrigo Garcia (Albert Nobbs).
At Threedonia World HQ we lit a wee fire to save electricity. You’re Gaia-dam right we did.
Keeping on the centurion theme re. Jesus, Sean Been rocks his role in an adaptation of Anne Rice’s “Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt.” Had the honor of seeing a screening of this a couple weeks ago, and writer-director Cyrus Nowrasteh and his co-writer wife Betsy succeed where far too many Christian filmmakers fail: gifting […]
The story of Jesus’ resurrection, told through the eyes of a Roman Centurion.
Stars Joseph Fiennes, Tom Felton, Cliff Curtis. Directed by Kevin Reynolds (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, The Count of Monte Cristo).
The story of Brandon Burlsworth, “possibly the greatest walk-on in the history of college football.”
Stars Neal McDonough, Michael Parks, International Film and Television Star Nick Searcy.
In case anyone’s looking for one last infusion of the holiday spirit, check out this great flashmob that happened at an airport in Germany recently.
I hope you all had a wonderful and blessed holiday.
Behold the real face of Saint Nick (or at least our best approximation of it), as a result of a thorough scientific analysis of his skull and other data gathered.
“Using this data, the medical artist used state-of-the-art computer software to develop the model of St. Nicholas. The virtual clay was sculpted on […]