When the bubonic plague hit in 1348 it was pretty bad time to be a Catholic. Monks and Nuns were infected just as much as the beggars and peasants, and the one man everyone looked to for guidance, the Pope, packed his bags and ran away to Babylon. Back then, most people believed that the Black Death was in fact one of God’s biblical plagues, and that God was very very pissed off. Acting out of desperation, men committed unspeakable acts in the name of God in order to shield themselves from his wrath. This is a story of those men.
Never Say Die!
Maybe I’m late to the party, but I just saw the new trailer for JJ.Abrams’ upcoming film Super 8 in front of Your Highness over the weekend, and... wow. If the trailer is any indication, Super 8 very much appears to be the spiritual successor to The Goonies sprinkled with a little bit of E.T.! So it’s a about a group of adventurous kids on an impossible adventure? YEP! Is there a chubby kid like Chunk? Totally! This is too good to be true; are there pirates and mobsters?… nope…just smoke monsters…. In all honesty I can say that I’m finally excited about a movie!