Tag - religion

Dionysus: Myth and Cult – Book Review

Written by: Walter F. Otto Translated by: Robert B. Palmer Published by: Indiana University Press Dionysus may not have been one of the Olympians and is therefore often left out of basic books on Greek religion. However, as Otto’s book...

The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002) – DVD...

Film: DVD: Written by: Vicente Leñero, based on the novel by Eça de Queirós Directed by: Carlos Carrera Starring: Gael García Bernal, Sancho Gracia, Ana Claudia Talancón, Damián Alcázar Features: Running audio commentary by director...

Dogma (1999) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Kevin SmithDirected by: Kevin SmithStarring: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino, Alan Rickman, Chris Rock Features: Cast and Crew commentary by director Smith, producer Scott Mosier and View Askew historian...

Stigmata (1999) – Movie Review

Written by: Tom Lazarus & Rick Ramage Directed by: Rupert Wainwright Starring: Patricia Arquette, Gabriel Byrne, Jonathan Pryce, Nia Long, Thomas Kopache My Advice: Wait and Rent It. Father Kiernan (Byrne) is a man with a problem. He is...