Monthly Archives: October 2016

Movie Review – Amistad (1997)

Amistad is based on historical events. In 1839 fifty-three Mende in Sierra Leone were captured by an enemy tribe and taken to an illegal slave trading post. Some Portuguese sailors took them and then transferred them to La Amistad. During … Continue reading

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Religious and Philosophical Themes in Movies

As I said here, I enjoy stories which wrestle with interesting questions, even when I disagree with the conclusions of the author. In my next post I will begin a series in which I will discuss religious and philosophical themes … Continue reading

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