Genesis XI: The Lord versus the City of Man

Try as we might, we cannot ignore the tumultuous relationship between "the Lord" and the humans throughout the book of Genesis. Routinely, the humans make propositions in order to prevent punishments, and God responds by forcing punishments upon the humans. Consider the story of the Tower of Babel found in Genesis XI. All the earth … Continue reading Genesis XI: The Lord versus the City of Man

Steamboat Bill Jr.

Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) Director: Charles Reisner and Buster Keaton Steamboat Bill Jr. was the last of Buster Keaton’s 9 independent films made for Joseph Schenck and it was the last big comedic film of the silent era. His independent feature films for Schenck included: Three Ages (1923) Our Hospitality (1923) Sherlock Jr. (1924) The Navigator (1924) Seven Chances (1925) … Continue reading Steamboat Bill Jr.