Category Archives: Films

  1. One Man, Six Wives and 29 Children

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    September 6, 2018 by lucieromarin

    I first watched this documentary on television an age ago, and spent an age thereafter trying to find a copy …
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  2. Martha Marcy May Marlene

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    April 25, 2018 by lucieromarin

    I only watched the trailer for this film. It’s about post-cult trauma, and includes flashbacks to cult-membership. It took me …
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  3. Piety versus Magneto

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    March 27, 2014 by lucieromarin

    The trailer for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ looks all kinds of silly (though I’m sure I’ll see the film …
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  4. ‘Of Gods and Men’ – Film Review

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    January 8, 2014 by lucieromarin

    ‘Of Gods and Men’ – the story of Trappist monks in Algeria who decide to remain with the local Muslim …
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  5. Oddments

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    December 9, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I read this line the other day: “If any man has a mind to come my way, let him renounce …
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  6. Seven Things I Did Not Expect

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    October 6, 2013 by lucieromarin

    1. That the lift would break down. So, you know how sometimes you approach a situation with dread, and you …
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  7. Public Offence – What to Do?

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    April 23, 2013 by lucieromarin

    “Lucy…[interior sigh]…you have to practice what you preach!” Looking over a draft for this post, seeing that it was really …
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