Exodus: Gods and Kings

Purple Films


It feels so good to be back again! Sorry for the gap in movie reviews Holidays and feeling under the weather can do that to a person. However upon my return I bring to you a movie that I had been dying to see for months!

Exodus: Gods and Kings gives us the classic tale of Moses and his journey which lead him to free thousands of slaves from the Pharaoh King Ramses. Have you heard of this story? Or bothered to ever pick up a bible? This is one of the best!

In Exodus we have Moses played by Christian Bale (The Prestige, The New World, I’m Not There.) who grew up alongside the prince Ramses played by Joel Edgerton (The Thing, The Great Gatsby *2013, Warrior). The movie starts late within the story skipping past how Moses came to be raised in the Pharaoh’s Palace but you’ll get…

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Review – The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies


So Peter Jackson’s adventures in Middle-earth come to a close with the third film in The Hobbit trilogy. I fear these lackluster movies will diminish the respect, well-earned, that The Lord of the Rings had, kind of like how the weak sequels for The Matrix made people think maybe the first one wasn’t so special after all.

Either way, so ends one of cinema’s great disappointments. My review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is up here.

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