I must confess that because of the title of the film and the poster, I thought that Shimmer Lake (June,2017) was some sort of monster film like Lake Placid or Creature from the Black Lagoon. Fortunately, it was not.  I believed this because I did not watch any trailers for this film; I went straight to the Read More →

Actors: Matt Damon, Jing Tian Director: Zhang Yimou Country: China Year 2017 Time: 104 minutes This story takes place in the 11th Century in Northwest China. A band of soldiers, disguised as merchants, led by William (Matt Damon) and Tovar (Pedro Pascal) are going to China in an attempt to bring back gun powder (black Read More →

One day in the Garden of Eden, Eve calls out to God, “Lord, I have a problem!” “What’s the problem, Eve?” God asks her. “Lord,” she says, “I know you’ve created me and have provided this beautiful garden and all of these wonderful animals, and that hilarious comedy snake, but I’m just not happy.” “Why Read More →