Sunday, September 23, 2012

The Surging Crescent

AS Islam lights up the globe and goes more and more on the march, the classic movie “El Cid” will become more and more relevant. Already today it’s a must see—and it must be seen in actual movie theaters across the entirety of what remains of Western civilization.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Prophetic Scenes

On this 11th anniversary of 9/11, there's no getting around the opening scenes of the 1961 film "El Cid," with the threats of a Bin Laden-like fanatic followed by scenes of smoldering devastation.