Mad Max: Fury Road- A Refulgent Review

MV5BMTUyMTE0ODcxNF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwODE4NDQzNTE@._V1_SX640_SY720_OKLAHOMA CITY – I cannot recommend Mad Max: Fury Road enough. My buddy Cary and I caught an 11:15 AM showing (I don’t remember the last time I caught a morning screening), and even though it wasn’t showing in the grandest movie house (being displaced by Tomorrowland), it was still spectacular. The purest action film I’ve seen in years, it has wonderful practical effects, well-integrated CGI, solid acting, piquant music, a fun script, lots of general creativity, and marvelous pacing. In all, it is a great movie. 8.5/10
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Furious 7

One last ride.

One last ride.

OKLAHOMA CITY – I recently watched Furious 7 with Brazle, Ryan, Miriam, Miriam’s sister and Krystin, and as expected, it is, along with the previous six installments, the greatest movie ever made. The acting, music, script, action, cinematography and family motifs were all the best that this world has ever been able to, can currently or will ever be able to produce. To top it all, the film features a touching sendoff to Paul Walker. In short, this movie is literally the greatest ever.
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Coming soon – complete (p)review of new series A.D.

A.D.!! Apparently complete with sword fighting!

A.D.!! Apparently complete with sword fighting!

Last month, I had the opportunity to catch a sneak preview of the first episode of the new Bible-based miniseries, A.D. Produced by Mark Burnett (Survivor, The Voice) and Roma Downey (Touched by an Angel), this looks to be a great series – indeed, the best thing yet from the world’s leading Christian producers.

I will post my full thoughts on the first episode later this evening – for now, please check out the article in the Christian Chronicle.

Also, check out my reviews of these Bible-based movies:

Thanks! :)

The Island of Doctor Moreau: A Prodigious Review

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This thrift edition costs like $3.

OKLAHOMA CITY – If you want to be creeped out by a really good book, read H.G. Wells’ The Island of Doctor Moreau. Talk about dark! Published in 1896, the novel is rather short but still manages to deliver an intense and troubling adventure story of a man stranded on an island of vivisection.

Yes, an island of vivisection.
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Front Wars Update: 2-27-15

The Navy is coming!

The Navy is coming! Just not through that bridge!

OKLAHOMA CITY – Five days ago, Gregory Challant delivered one of the most exciting Front Wars updates yet! If you simply read the update description, you will not immediately gather the mother lode of treats he delivered. The 64.4 MB update simply stated:
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Journey to the Center of the Earth: A Chimerical Review of a Book Wonderful for Both Bibliomaniacs and Non-bibliomaniacs Alike

613P1PSfQMLOKLAHOMA CITY – Jules Verne’s Journey to the Center of the Earth is a great book. Quick and charming, the third entry in Verne’s Extraordinary Voyages manages to convey an exciting story with scientific elements that, while being quite out-of-date, manage to provide a wonderful scholarly spice.
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