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The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)

“You claim that I am sent by the Devil. It’s not true. To make me suffer, the Devil has sent you… and you… and you… and you.” Some films are bathed in magic. I first heard about this movie about … Continue reading

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Amadeus (1984)

“All I wanted was to sing to God. He gave me that longing and then made me mute.” I had Amadeus pegged as an Oscar-bait epic. I was turned off for a long time by the period set pieces, the length, the … Continue reading

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Life of Brian (1979)

“I say you are Lord, and I should know. I’ve followed a few.”  Well, it’s good to be back. After 6 weeks of travel, I’m more than excited to dive back into these movies. With 943 to go, there’s really … Continue reading

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