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2012 Movies | 2012 Movies

michael-seidel's picture
So it comes to this, the end of the year, the accounting, summarizing what did and didn't work, preparing next year's plans.  Books left in piles, waiting to be read, manuscripts in revision on my desk.  House projects still going on.  Documents at work updated to show another year...
denise-parent's picture
"And so it goes with God," main character Piscine (Pi) Patel says as he finishes the tale of his remarkable journey stranded at sea with a Bengal tiger.  Director Ange Lee's movie,  "Life of Pi," based on Yann Martel's bestselling book, is like its hungry tiger, breathtaking, ferocious...
janet-ruth-heller's picture
On April 5, 2012, the new documentary movie Bully, which had originally been rated "R," received a revised rating of "PG-13" after an extensive petition drive.  The Motion Picture Association of America had designated Bully an "R-rated" film because one curse word was used six...
jean-stringam's picture
I’ve used The Hunger Games novel several times with classes in YA literature with strong student engagement.  But the image that disquieted me the most after viewing the movie last night was not the merciless slaughter on-screen, although it was truly horrific.  It was not the foppish...