Tag Archives: Terrence Malick

Favorite Movies of 2016

My predictable lateness with my best movies of 2016 comes with the same usual excuses.  Not getting to movie theaters hardly at all anymore, I’m reliant on Netflix and Red Box for checking out films that have a chance of … Continue reading

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Knight of Cups: Another Malick Cinematic Painting

Terrence Malick has only made seven films as a director since 1973.  Three of those movies have come since 2011.  His latest cinematic enigma is “Knight of Cups” featuring Christian Bale as Rick, a promising Hollywood screenwriter who is caught up in … Continue reading

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Nature and Grace in “The Tree of Life”

“The nuns taught us there were two ways through life – the way of nature and the way of grace. You have to choose which one you’ll follow.   Grace doesn’t try to please itself. Accepts being slighted, forgotten, disliked. Accepts … Continue reading

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“To the Wonder”: A Review

After viewing “To The Wonder”, the latest spiritual odyssey by director Terrence Malick, I experienced puzzlement more than wonder.  The film contains the usual pristine visuals and the themes of being awestruck by life and the world.  To announce that … Continue reading

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