director: Fernando Meirelles

Blindness

Depressing. Dark. Bleak. These are the words that came to my mind while watching this film. The viewer learns the plot is about a man who is infected by an unusual and sudden blindness, a "white" light blindness. It spreads rapidly to other victims. Soon a large group has to be quarantined and the [...]

The Constant Gardener – Filtered

January 10, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

What a great film "The Constant Gardener" is- a wonderful film of love and persistance. Tess, one of the main characters, puts her heart and soul into helping the Kenya people. She finds the meds that they are receiving are outdated. Tess puts her life on the line and eventually loses it for the [...]

The Constant Gardener

This was a disturbing film that portrayed how the helpless in the world can be taken advantage of by those with financial motives. Shot with flash backs, and visual memories, the plot was slightly hard to follow. Much of the film's offensive content could have been removed without changing the [...]

The Two Popes

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

Two giants of the acting world, Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce, battle with wits and religious debate as Pope Benedict XVI and Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio (the future Pope Francis), respectively. Sometimes deep and poignant, sometimes incredibly funny, the script by Anthony McCarten, based [...]