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Pilgrims on a popcorn strewn path

St. Ignatius of Loyola – who founded the Jesuits in the 16th century - had the insight that we all live in imagined worlds, and that our imagination constructs the worlds in which we live, using our experiences, our lived contexts, our hopes, our pains and our joys. In effect we live in a highly...
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Rumble Fish

Rumble Fish is a story of a young man - Rusty James - who yearns for the return of the glory days of gang life and who wants to be president of the gang much as his brother was before him. But his world is a one in which gang war has been quelled by a truce crafted by Rusty’s brother. Rusty lives...
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Book of Eli

A bleak and very grim future awaits mankind in the Book of Eli. A future no more bleak however than the time one will spend watching it. Denzel Washington plays Eli, a lone traveler, resolute and driven by a spiritual quest. He is heading west in a post apocalyptic world across the war torn and...
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500 Days of Summer

In 500 Days of Summer we meet Tom, a slightly melancholic young man, who believes that the key to his happiness is to be in a relationship. Enter his love interest, Summer, who conversely believes that she neither needs nor wants a relationship. The beauty and poignancy of this movie centers...
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Creation

Jon Amiel’s Creation tells of the writings of Charles Darwin – the man who made the theory of, evolution mainstream. What is at the heart of the film however, is the evolution of the heart - human love. What the film gives us is the story of the man, rather than the details of his theories. We see...
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The Informant!

In between the voiceovers that showcase Mark’s erratic and sometime fascinating thoughts, we are brought into a world of corporate fraud and malfeasance. Mark is our main force behind Steven Soderbergs new intriguing and often very funny film. Mark Whitacre played by Matt Damon is a likeable yet...
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