Published May 20, 2013
The most powerful works of sci-if, such as "Star Trek" provide commentary on the present. Yes, they show us the future, but they also show us ourselves.
Published April 12, 2013
If “42” plays up the heroism angle, it’s justified, because Jackie Robinson was an American hero.
Published February 28, 2013
Grenada is much more than the site of a Cold War incident.
Published February 07, 2013
Here's an important takeaway from Eric Cantor's AEI speech this week that most of the media missed: we must focus anew on medical progress.
Published December 19, 2012
Yet for those not yet ready to commit to reading worthy works of theology and history, there’s a new movie that takes us back to the challenges and passions of that era: “Les Misérables.”
Published November 09, 2012
Steven Spielberg's new film "Lincoln," focuses on the last four months of the president's life, January to April, 1865. And yet in that brief period, we see three key aspects of him--as a war leader, as a politician, as a family man.
Published October 26, 2012
Have you ever wanted to soar through time and space?
Published September 28, 2012
Which science-fiction scenario better describes the future: “Star Trek” or “Blade Runner”? These questions are brought to mind by the new movie “Looper.”
Published September 21, 2012
"The Master" is now blessed with a buzzy aura--The Movie That Movie Star Tom Cruise Doesn't Want You To See!
Published July 20, 2012
Evil vs. duty is a key theme of “Dark Knight Rises." That is, we must frankly acknowledge that mayhemic killers and terrorists exist, and so we need courageous men and women to protect us.