Church of the Masses Reviews Narnia

Posted October 11, 2005 12:27 pm by fantasia_kitty

The movie is lovely. The print we saw had some special effects still in stages, but it didn’t detract from the stunning vision the movie radiates off the screen. England is musty and dreary. Narnia is a wonderland. Tke kids are going to love it. They are going to want to walk through that wardrobe with Lucy time after time.

People particularly want to know if Aslan comes off as a Christ-figure, or just some warm and fuzzy magic lion. Well, I personally cried every moment Aslan was on the screen. But then, I walked in with my character development done by my Jesus thing. I so wanted to be Lucy and Susan, with their heads resting on his body on the stone table. I wonder if people who don’t love Jesus will feel the same? So, I am going to say that Aslan is absolutely discernible as a figure of Jesus — for those who have eyes to see.

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