Category Archives: Epic Films

Top Soundtracks – Master Xavier’s Favorites

Well this has been on my mind for a bit, so I’ve decided to a do a sort of review for my top 10 favorite soundtracks.  Most of you know me well enough, so you can account for my geekdom … Continue reading

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Robin Hood – Misses the Mark

Don’t let the post title deceive you, I am currently still analyzing the film and am arriving at some very mixed reviews.  I suppose I will have to join the many other professional reviews and give the film about 3 … Continue reading

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The Return of Robin Hood

Need I say anymore?  Director Ridley Scott is teaming up with Russell Crowe as we see the return of a historical classic, Robin Hood.  The Legend returns with a grittier and more realistic approach to the story.  With a cast … Continue reading

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Call To Arms

The question we all must answer, when we come down to the what matters most, is “Will you be a man?” The modern world has presented with itself, a degeneration of the knightly and chivalrous qualities of the past world. … Continue reading

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‘The Crusader’s Tale’ – In Production

Friday has finally come and gone. It might not sound like much, but with college classes and homework occupying the week, I look forward to the weekend with a warm welcome. Considering the week finished, I also have a bit … Continue reading

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Accentuated Lord of the Rings

Have you ever wondered what The Lord of the Rings would be like, if the race of men were all hillbillies?  If the Elves were thick accentended French, the Orcs German, Gimli Russian, Eowyn a rockstar, Pippen a terrible singer, … Continue reading

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Kings and Queens in Disguise

I’ve been reflecting a bit on the nature of this topic, which has been recently brought back into the spotlight by Regina Doman and her fantastic works, The Fairy Tale Novels. though this isn’t hasn’t been the first time such … Continue reading

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Each Man is His Own

I’m sure you’ve all heard me around the blog in several of my past posts condemn the 2005 film Kingdom of Heaven.  I feel the need to praise Harry Gregson-Williams (many of you know him for his work with the … Continue reading

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Chansoneta farai Vencut

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