Movie Review: Blazing Saddles

The western that defined its time but seems less impressive now.

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Moses

MARCH / APRIL 2016: BY CAROL STARKEY Often when a child is spared from something horrific, Christians are quick to say how God has great plans for him. This may or may not be true; I believe sometimes children are spared from terrible things just because God’s grace saved them. Whether or not they go …

Sorry, Wrong Number

JAN / FEB 2016: BY CAROL STARKEY Growing up, I watched a lot of films with my mom. Shirley Temple, Indiana Jones, Knotts Landing, Titanic, The Quiet Man, John Wayne, Star Wars: we had eclectic taste. I liked sitting on her bed on the pillow next to her and falling in love with the things …

Maleficent

HALLOWEEN 2015: BY CAROL STARKEY Once upon a time,” said Tanith Lee in White as Snow, “fairy tales were told to audiences of young and old alike. It is only in the last century that such tales were deemed fit only for small children, stripped of much of their original complexity, sensuality, and power to …