What is up with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?

I’ve always had fond memories of the old claymation Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. I have let my kids watch it and they seem to really enjoy it too. It wasn’t until the second time they watched it this year that I realized something. This movie is seriously disturbing. We start out by discovering that Santa’s elves[Continue Reading…]

Review: Avatar in 3D

The Plot Avatar takes place on the planet Pandora. Pandora is inhabited by the Na’vi, a blue humanoid species, with feline characteristics. The Na’vi are also much taller and stronger than humans. Pandora is filled with wondrous flora and fauna, unlike anything seen on Earth. It also has large deposits of a rare mineral called[Continue Reading…]

Review: District 9

District 9 opens with a documentary-style series of interviews that explain events that occurred twenty years prior when an alien ship settled above Johannesburg, South Africa. The creatures look similar to humanoid craw fish and are referred to by the derogatory name, “Prawns”. The Prawns were housed in a government camp inside Johannesburg called District[Continue Reading…]