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What Dreams May Come [VHS] [1998]
What Dreams May Come [VHS] [1998]
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5.0 out of 5 stars What dreams may come?, 21 July 2012
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This film may not be everyone's cup of tea, but it is one of my favorites because it offers a realistically possible view of life after death. Even if it does not, the idea that hell is a place that we create for ourselves is worth looking at. Also the idea that real commitment can save someones life is worth a look at. A very useful contribution to an interesting debate. Well worth seeing, in my opinion.


The Legend Of Bagger Vance [2001] [DVD]
The Legend Of Bagger Vance [2001] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Will Smith
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5.0 out of 5 stars The Legend of Bagger Vance, 24 April 2012
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This is a modern retelling of a fairy story, in a sense. It shows the rescue of a person who is lost to himself and to the world he has known as a result of war damage (PTSD), by a stranger who appears out of nowhere and then, when his work is done, disappears once more. It is meant to be the retelling of a story from the Bhagavad Gita, but to me it is more a story out of the new Christianity which is emerging (Christianity doesn't really appear in it anywhere, as far as I can recollect).

A lovely film and well worth watching. Robert Redford has directed a couple of these
worthy films ( see also 'The last Castle')


Fractal Time: The Secret Of 2012 And A New World Age
Fractal Time: The Secret Of 2012 And A New World Age
by Gregg Braden
Edition: Paperback
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3.0 out of 5 stars Fractal time, 14 Nov 2011
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There are a range of historical accounts of things relating to Dec 2012. The use of the golden proprtions in predicting times of likely crisis is interesting. There was a lot of repetition, which I felt was unnecessary. The basic premise, that time is made up of pieces, repeating themselves in the same way as internode and leaf do in a plant,to could have had more time given to it. The book could be tighter but is good enough for me to plan to give as a Christmas gift to my brother.


Bollywood Hollywood [DVD]
Bollywood Hollywood [DVD]
Dvd ~ Veena Bidasha

5.0 out of 5 stars hollywood bollywood fun, 17 Jun 2011
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This film is great fun. The main female character is a feisty, liberated girl from an Indian family, who transforms the lives of those she comes into contact with. A great example of how personal liberation is passed onto others. A great story with some wonderful characters, as well as being 'tongue in cheek' fun.


The Man Who Counted: Collection of Mathematical Adventures
The Man Who Counted: Collection of Mathematical Adventures
by Malba Tahan
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars The Man Who Counted, 18 Jun 2010
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This book is great fun as well as a great filler for maths lessons. I have read it for my personal enjoyment as well as using it in maths lessons for those moments when one needs a break from the ordinary grind, but also wants to keep the lesson in the maths area. It can also be used in other lessons, as tales of intriguing situations, as an introduction to middle eastern culture or just for fun. I thoroughly recommend it to everyone, even if you don't like maths or find it difficult; maybe especially in these circumstances (the maths is easy and you can ignore the numbers if you like and just enjoy the stories).


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