Monthly Archives: September 2012

Robin’s Week #18 Recommendation: Agora (2009)

There are plenty of movies about science. They are called “documentaries.” As can be seen from the recommendations this week, if you want to find a good non-documentary film about science, you need to find one about a scientist. Never … Continue reading

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Jax’s Week #18 Recommendation: Creation (2009)

The topic of Science was not one I was initially looking forward to.  I felt like almost every good science movie I could think of, everyone had seen.  So I did some research.  The movie Creation popped up a few … Continue reading

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JDF’s Week #18 Recommendation: Das Experiment (2001)

While I’m in Germany for magic, I suppose I may as well stick around for science. Das Experiment is based (loosely) on the infamous Stanford prison experiment. Basically, twenty-four male college students were separated into two groups and designated as … Continue reading

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Bobby’s Week #18 Recommendation: Raspberry Magic (2010)

My pick this week focus’s around a young girl whose family is going through some rough times. After her parents split up she feels it is her fault.  She feels the only way to get them back together is to … Continue reading

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Week #18: Science, damn you!

As a wise man once said, “Penetrating so many secrets, we cease to believe in the unknowable. But there it sits nevertheless, calmly licking its chops.” Well, this week we will investigate and quantify the world of science in cinema. … Continue reading

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JDF’s Week #17 Recommendation: Krabat (2008)

This week we travel to a strange, mythical land called Germany for an adaptation of a fantasy novel set in the late 1600’s. The movie follows a homeless boy named Krabat that wanders the countryside as a beggar. He hears … Continue reading

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Robin’s Week #17 Recommendation: Woochi (2009)

With Jax going all Bergman up in this joint, I decided to go the other way and give you a delightfully spastic film that one commenter stated “is like injecting Red Bull into your eyes.” The titular character, Woochi, is … Continue reading

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