Andrew’s Film Essay in New Anthology

A new anthology of essays entitled The Beholden State: California’s Lost Promise – And How to Recapture It will include a long piece by Andrew.  The essay, The Lost Art of War, originally appeared in the Winter 2008 issue…

My Take on the Oscars

I can’t help making fun of Oscar nominations. It’s not that I don’t think the films are good — very often they are. It’s just that they all have one political point of view, which reinforces…

DVD: Red – A Revealing Error

This Bruce Willis blend of comedy and action was underrated by critics and under-loved at the box office but it’s the filmmakers’ own fault, and their mistake is revealing. First, it’s basically a fun flick.  Based…

KOC: Out-Takes

Hey, Little People!  You know how at the end of movies, they sometimes show what are called “outtakes”–mistakes and accidents that occurred during filming?  These delightful laugh-fests remind you that even your superiors in Hollywood occasionally…

Is Hollywood “All About Money?”

[Note:  Due to time constraints, Andrew's Monday talk with Mike Gallagher has been moved to Tuesday this week.] One of the remarks I often hear from people who have never worked in the movie business is,…

The Sky is Blue; The List is Black

Over the last forty years, leftism has failed in every particular but one:  it has succeeded in demonizing the opposition. Leftists will blacklist you—then if you complain, they’ll attack you for whining.  They will call you…

A Tale of Two Cities

Washington  DC and Hollywood are two cities suffering from the same condition:  they’ve not only become completely alienated from the people they’re meant to serve, they’re bizarrely blind to the fact of that alienation.   Like deranged…

Me At OneNewsNow

A brief article up at OneNewsNow.com has me pointing out the obvious:  that Christians are far too often the bad guys in mainstream entertainment.  Frankly, though, I think it goes beyond that.  We are in a…