Censorship and Ratings

Gather round the coffee table while Curtis and I discuss our reactions to the documentary “This Film is Not Yet Rated”. Topics of the show include censorship, the ratings system, the rights of artistes, and what makes a film age or content appropriate. Just because something reflects real behavior does not make it art.

Find out more about:

  • This Film is Not Yet Rated – the movie under review
  • The MPAA – the industry tyrants
  • Screenit – independent movie reviewers
  • Plugged In – media reviews from Focus on the Family
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    Elements of Setting

    Some quick reviews on the Horseclans stories by Robert Adams, How to Train Your Dragon follows. After that, the guys and I sit down and discuss elements of rpg settings and what makes a good one.

    Those Horseclan books are hard to find, check the Amazon store to make the job a bit easier!

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    Titans 9

    We share a pair of movie discussions this week, as I cursorily examine the new Clash of the Titans as well as District 9. In summation – I’m not horribly impressed with either movie. The brightest spot in my week is the fact that Chris and Kathy VanderKaay are back in the podworld with a new show …. The Anatomy of Fear.

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    The Getaway Special

    Today, on a special episode of Critical Mass Podcast….. ::knock – knock:: just a second, folks, there’s someone at the door……………

    John Wilkerson of the Jesus Geek reviews the book The Getaway Special by Jerry Oltion!


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    Olympian Wonderland

    I take a crack at some movies and books, casting my observations on Tim Burton’s treatment of Alice in Wonderland, and Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. Tune in to see if my mental notes jive with yours, and don’t forget to tell me what you think!

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