The Dark Knight Rises

Batman has always been one of my favorite superheros, since he (along with Ironman) has to use other means of fighting than actual super powers. Batman uses training and technology, mostly, in his drive to ride Gotham of evil-doers. I was wondering how Nolan would wrap up his Batman trilogy, since The Dark Knight Rises was…
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How Do I Love Red? Let Me Count The Ways

Sometimes if one waits a long time to see a movie, there is a letdown when one actually views it.  I was thinking that might be the case for me with Red. I was happy to be wrong this time. Red may be a rather typical spy/action movie, since it involves a group of the…
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Football Seems A Little Wimpy After Watching Rugby

The movie Invictus contains the message that something seemingly trivial, like a game, can unite individuals and an entire country.  It is a typical sports movie, yet it is also a good movie. The title Invictus comes from a poem of the same title, written by the English poet William Ernest Henley.  It reads: "Out of the night that covers me,/…
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