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Bible Experiment Titus

Bible Experiment Titus - In which I realize that understanding the Christian religion isn't a thing, but rather a relationship between you and God. Huh, who knew?
4.0

Borg Vs McEnroe is a movie for thinking sports fans

Borg Vs McEnroe is a movie for thinking sports fans - or how I realized that not all sports movies are as bad as all sports movies. Movies like I, Tonya & Borg vs. McEnroe open the door to a totally different kind of non-bad sports movie.

A precipitous sort of evening…

A precipitous sort of evening... wherein I go all in, and then all in again, to triply leverage myself towards a deeper heavier life goal and purpose.
3.4

A Few Random Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Thoughts

A Few Random Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Thoughts - or how someone who prefers movies that makes you think than mindless popcorn movies, came to a level of detente with Jurassic World the Fallen Kingdom.

Are You Guys Watching The New Amazon Show Killing Eve

Are You Guys Watching The New Amazon Show Killing Eve - That's all I have to say on that topic, because heck, if you aren't you should be. I am, literally half way through it, and it is just constantly surprising me with just how good it is.

Bible Experiment II Timothy

Bible Experiment II Timothy - in which I talk through the relentless convictions of the early church fathers, even unto death.... and what that means for you, for me, today.

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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - 3 Percent
    Only 3% of candidates can make it to the other side.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - 10 Cloverfield Lane
    A crazy man tries to convince his hostages he's saving them.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - 10x10
  • An abducter is the mouse in this intense cat and mouse game.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Alien Covenant
  • We return to Alien's roots and to Prometheus.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - AlphaGo
  • Google's doc in search of the perfect Go AI.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Annihilation
  • A woman enters Area X in search of her husband.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Arrival
  • A linguist attempts to bridge the divide as aliens arrive.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Arq
  • A couple caught in a loop while being perpetually attacked.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Atomic Blonde
  • A spy is sent to Germany to recover a list of spy names.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Baby Driver
  • A get away driver is coerced into driving for a heist.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Bad Genius
  • A Thai movie that discusses school testing and cheating.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Before Sunrise
  • Two people strike up a chance encounter in Paris.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - Book of Eli
  • An apocalyptic story where a book must be delivered.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Belko Experiment
  • A horrible office, survival of the fittest experiment.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - The Big Short
  • A tale of corruption and amorality.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Blade Runner 2049
  • A story of AI sentience and its consequences.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Blame
  • Crucible meets Mean Girls in this highschool drama.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Bushwick
  • a sudden civil war catches two people off guard.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Busters Mal Heart
  • a crazy story of insanity and its epiphanies.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Caught
  • A closed box story of a family and an alien invasion.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Certified Copy
  • An international couple of unknown relationship dialog.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Children of Men
  • A child is born in a world where they aren't.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Circle
  • Anyone that gets within his circle, dies.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Clouds of Sils Maria
  • Two women spar and dance while preparing for a play.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - Cloverfield Paradox
  • This is Cloverfield's chaotic origin story in space.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Coherence
  • An evening party with friends is split into a million shards.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Comet
  • A couple on a date converse about splintered timelines.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Containment
  • An outbreak turns apartments in England into jail cells.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Cries For Syria
  • Deeply disturbing documentary about Syria.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Creep
  • A chat between videographer and alleged serial killer.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Creep 2
  • Creep 1 but w/ gender dynamics added in and better.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - A Cure For Wellness
  • A community finds the cure for wellness - or does it?
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - The Discovery
  • An afterlife is discovered and suicide is now an epidemic.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Dunkirk
  • A WWII drama to save a surrounded British force.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Edge of Tomorrow
  • Fighting aliens with the power to see the future.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - End of the Tour
  • An author and a reporter have an amazing conversation.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Exam
  • 8 job candidates are in a fight for their lives.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Ex Machina
  • A programmer is asked to evaluate a humanoid A.I.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Frame
  • The line between reality and television wears thin.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Free Fire
  • A closed box weapons sale goes horribly wrong.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Frequencies
  • Students discover magic in certain key words and spirals from there.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Forgotten
  • A complex plot is unraveled around a person's mysterious identity.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Get Out
  • A black man goes to meet his white girlfriend's parents.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - A Ghost Story
  • A couple struggles to let go across extreme distances.
  • The Ghoul

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Girl With All The Gifts   A zombie girl with amazingly human traits upends the world.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Gravity
  • An astronaut is stranded in a crashing space station.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Hell or High Water
  • Two Brothers rob banks in order to save their ranch.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Hitman's Bodyguard
  • Rioutous romp where a bodyguard tries to protect a hitman.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Homo Sapiens
  • A contemplative overview of man's impact on the planet through sill video.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Hostiles
  • quite possibly the best western ever made, where everyone learns something.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Not Your Negro
  • A dive into MLK Jr. and other's impact on America.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - I Am The Pretty Thing...
  • a dark modern and classical ghost story.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Icarus
  • A crazy documentary that topples Russian Olympians.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - I Dont Feel At Home...
  • when a woman decides she's done with rudeness...

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - If Theres A Hell Below
  • a strange indie film about spies and counterspies?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Incendies
  • a truly intense middle eastern mind frack.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Inception
  • A little film by Christopher Nolan, heard of it?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - In Darkness
  • A blind woman accidentally stumbles into insanity.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Invisible Guest
  • A delightful Spanish onion who-done-it of a film.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - The Invitation
  • Starts with a premonition and ends with a huge bang.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Killing of A Sacred Deer
  • A family's dark morality tale and Greek tragedy.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Lady Macbeth
  • An Elizabethan mind twist of who-done-it.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - La La Land
  • an almost Academy award winner with a crazy ending.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Land of Mine
  • Post WWII story of retribution and inhumanity.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Life
  • Crazy awesome film about a rogue killing life form.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Lion
  • A lost orphan tries to find his way home.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - Lobster
  • Possibly the craziest movie you might ever see.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Manchester by the Sea
  • Because occasionally everyone needs a good cry.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Memento
  • One of only a few perfect movies ever made. Epic.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Midnighters
  • One little mistake spins an entire family out of control.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Midnight Special
  • A child with powers might be the second coming.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Miss Sloane
  • A brilliant fast talking Sorkin knockoff of a movie.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Molly's Game
  • Another fast talking Sorkin knockoff. Oh wait.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Morgan
  • The story of a strange woman with even stranger origins.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - Mother!
  • A story of Mother Earth, or God, or just random chaos?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Music of Chance
  • A story of luck and unluck, and of words and power.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - My Cousin Rachel
  • A vintage tale of madness, estates, and of love.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - The OA
  • Nearly perfect story of the original angel & her origin.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Old Boy
  • One of the crazies & intense stories I've ever reviewed.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - The One I Love
  • Best indie film I've ever seen? Must watch this mindjob.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Operation Avalanche
  • The story behind the fake moon landing. Wait... what?

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Other Life
  • A start up hacks the brain & chaos from beginning to end.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - The Party
  • This is filler text that needs to be replace when I have a clue.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Personal Shopper
  • The Kristen Stewart ghost movie that blew my mind.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Phoenix Forgotten
  • A found footage film about lights in Area 57.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Pi
  • Numerology, and the search for the meaning of life.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - The Gift Shop
  • Banksy mindjobs us all in this crazy documentary.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Pontypool
  • This is filler text that needs to be replace when I have a clue.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Predestination
  • a crazy time travel movie with no beginning or end?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - The Prestige
  • The movie review that launched this website by itself.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Primer
  • Nolan's infamous story of a murder told beginning to end.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Psychokinesis
  • A super hero dad tries his best to help his daughter.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Radius
  • A man accidentally kills everything within a radius.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Realive
  • How great would eternal life really be? Really?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - Resolution
  • A friend intervenes in his buddy's life with dire results.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Revenant
  • Bear attacks, Frostbite, Indian attacks, and an Oscar.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Ritual
  • Friends dealing with a loss run from demons in the woods.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Safety Not Guaranteed
  • Man looking for someone to time travel with him.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - The Shape of Water
  • Woman intervenes to save merman beast in a test lab.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Shimmer Lake
  • A murder told in reverse over the course of a week.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Sicario
  • A drug battle between the US and cartels goes pear shaped.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Side Effects
  • Clever pharmaceutical mindjob or something else.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Signal
  • Teens track a signal to the end of the world.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Split
  • M. Night back in business, with a scary MPD.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Stay
  • Begins with a car crash and ends with a total mindjob.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Super Dark Times
  • A few friends, a horrible accident and chaos.

  • lght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-blght-b - The Survivalist
  • A truly desperate post apocalypse survival story.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Synchronicity
  • A time travel loop caught a couple & won't let go.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Thoroughbreds
  • Heathers meets American Psycho and its awesome.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Timecrimes
  • One of the great small scale time travel mindjob movies.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Triangle
  • tightly wound recurring loop mindjob of epic proportions.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Taboo
  • Crazy TV show about the East India Trading Co.... and Tom Hardy.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - They Look Like People
  • Intense story of two friends and one's possible insanity?

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Trance
  • A priceless painting is heisted, and then it goes missing.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-blght-b - True Cost
  • A documentary that calculates the true cost of our materialism.  
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Unsane
  • a woman is admitted to an asylum and shouldn't be?

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-f - Upstream Color
  • Primer's Shane Carruth brings us more amazing...
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Victoria
  • A powerful 2 hour, real-time, bank heist extravaganza.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Vietnam
  • Ken Burns. Trent Reznor. And a biopic on the Vietnam War.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - The Wall
  • A 3 person mental chess game set in Iraq that's out for keeps.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - We've Forgotten More...
  • 2 dystopian travelers find two towers that hold a secret.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Why Donald Cried
  • A quirky yet strangely affecting drama of two un-friends.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Westworld
  • Simply one of the best TV shows on television right now.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Wild Tales
  • Hahahahahah. Just watch it. All kinds of out of control.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-half - Winter on Fire
  • The story of Ukraine's fight for independence from Russia.

  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - What Happened to Monday
  • Dystopian movie involving clones and a murder mystery.
     
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  • lght-flght-flght-flight-bulb-halflght-b - Zero Days
  • The Stuxnet virus documentary that blew my mind.

  • lght-flght-flght-flght-flght-b - Z for Zachariah
  • The last 3 people in the world circle each other dangerously.

Randomness

Interview with artist Ben Butler

Yet again, I somehow convince Ben Butler, someone way way cooler than myself, to talk to me about his amazing work and fantastic art.