Category Archives: Movie of the Week

July 23, 2017

Movie of the Week: In The Face Of Evil: Reagan’s War In Word And Deed (2004)

Good versus evil in this epic tale which chronicles Ronald Reagan’s crusade to destroy the most tyrannical and depraved political systems the world has ever known.

Click here to watch In The Face Of Evil: Reagan’s War In Word And Deed.

July 3, 2017

Movie of the Week: Crumb (1994)

Crumb is a 1994 documentary film about the noted underground cartoonist Robert Crumb (R. Crumb) and his family. Directed by Terry Zwigoff and produced by Lynn O’Donnell, it won widespread acclaim. It was released in the USA on April 28, 1995, having been screened at film festivals the previous year. Jeffery M. Anderson (later critic for the San Francisco Examiner) placed the film on his list of the ten greatest films of all time, labeling it “the greatest documentary ever made.”

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May 15, 2017

Movie of the Week: The Banishment of Beauty

This is a lecture I gave at American Artist Magazine’s “Weekend with the Masters” event in Laguna Beach in 2010. The talk deals with what I see as the underlying bias of the modern art establishment against the depiction of “traditional” beauty in art.

May 5, 2017

Movie of the Week: Narco Cultura (2013)

To a growing number of Mexicans and Latinos in the Americas, narco traffickers have become iconic outlaws and the new models of fame and success. They represent a pathway out of the ghetto …

November 3, 2015

Movie of the Week: Made in the USA: The 30 Day Journey (2014)

Stars: Eric Acevedo, Peter T. Alter, John Andrew. Look around you for items marked ‘Made in the USA’. How many items did you find? Could the loss of manufacturing jobs be a vital reason why our economy is struggling?

Click here to watch Made in the USA: The 30 Day Journey.

February 23, 2015

Movie of the Week: Spanish Lake (2014)

A documentary on white flight in the area of Spanish Lake, Missouri, a post WW2 suburb. The town experiences rapid economic decline and population turnover due to racism and governmental policies which support the white exodus.

February 14, 2015

Movie of the Week: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway. Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent’s crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane’s plans to destroy the city.

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February 7, 2015

Movie of the Week: El Cid (1961)

Stars: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren, Raf Vallone. The fabled Spanish hero Rodrigo Diaz (a.k.a. El Cid) overcomes a family vendetta and court intrigue to defend Christian Spain against the Moors.

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January 15, 2015

Movie of the Week: Ayn Rand and the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged (2011)

Ayn Rand & the Prophecy of Atlas Shrugged is a feature length documentary film that examines the resurging interest in Ayn Rand’s epic and controversial 1957 novel and the validity of its dire prediction for America.

December 25, 2014

Movie of the Week: The Passion of the Christ (2004)

Director: Mel Gibson. Stars: Jim Caviezel, Monica Bellucci and Maia Morgenstern. A film detailing the final hours and crucifixion of Jesus Christ.