The Way

There was nothing on TV last night.  Nothing new there.  In times like these we often end up looking through the on demand movies on our cable service.  As we browsed though we stopped at The Way.  It drew our attention because it stars Martin Sheen who also stars in The West Wing (the best Read More …

UP

The kids and I went to see UP today.  It’s a beautiful movie, probably the best thing Pixar have ever made.  I know that’s a bold statement given the genius of Toy Story, but UP is a touching story of relationships, of dreams and of love of different kinds. Treat yourself.  Go see it.  You Read More …

Lions for Lambs

‘Do you want to win the war on terror? Yes or No?’ We watched Lions for Lambs on DVD last night and I’m so glad we did.  It was one of those movies that I saw trailed and though about going to see but never got round to so when I saw it in the Read More …

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas Resources

The movie of one of my favourite books is out today and with it comes a load of downloadable discussion resources for church groups.  Go here to get them.

animoto

Tired of boring slideshows? Don’t have the time or the software to make you snaps look interesting… ANIMOTO is for you! It’s a genius online application that allows you to import your photos and creates very cool shows with music. Click the My Videos link on the right and see what happens when you import Read More …

the road to predition

The Road To Perdition was on TV last night.  We discovered it while channel surfing.  We have it on DVD but watched it anyway.  Why? It is probably one of the most visually beautiful pieces of cinema ever made.  Directed by Sam Mendes, who also directed American Beauty, and filmed by Conrad Hall, this is Read More …