Film Review: Chilean miners film resorts too often to formula
Los Angeles (AP) - Movies are forever trying to capture the essence
of the human spirit, and by that measure, it’s hard to imagine there was
ever a story more tailor-made for the movies than the incredible 2010
Chilean mine rescue. If the details are hazy in your mind, just go to
YouTube right now and watch the first miner reach the surface in that tiny
capsule they built. We dare you not to cry.
Classical Connections >>
If you’re Scottish (or
even if you’re not), it can’t have escaped your attention that Monday 30th November
is St. Andrew’s Day. Now in case you’d forgotten or possibly never knew,
Saint Andrew lived around the beginning of the first century AD and was the
younger brother of Saint Peter, or so it says in the New Testament.
The Scottish influence