fifteen films

Rev. Chip's favorite film--"Blade Runner"

The “15 Films” meme: fifteen movies that stick with me. I will list them in alphabetical order, without even trying to rank them–except to say that Blade Runner is the film with the most influence on me:

Blade Runner
Glengarry Glen Ross
Kill Bill (preferably as one)
Leaving Las Vegas
Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Princess Bride
Shawshank Redemption
Sound of Music
Star Wars (“Ep. IV – A New ~read more~

“Easy A” review

Easy A is a fun movie, with many liberal values on the surface, but it undermines its own message, IMHO. I had a great time watching it, and I would recommend it as a good starting point for conversations about teen-aged sex and morality. However, I assume that virtually all mainstream movies ultimately *support* the status quo, and “Easy A” is consistent with that belief.

Without many spoilers, the film appears to be pro-feminist, pro-gay, ~read more~

so may we categorize: