Articles Tagged 'the chronicles of narnia'

Aslan and Edmund, ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’

Five Reasons ‘Doctor Who’ Owes C.S. Lewis A Debt Of Gratitude

Today marks 50 years since the death of C.S. Lewis, the academic and novelist who created the enduring Narnia series of children’s books. That he died on the day before the first transmission of the first episode of Doctor Who is merely a moment of historical happenstance, but there are points of commonalty between the […]

The Kings Speech And Harry Potter: Award Magnets

Last night, London’s Wembley Arena was host to the National Movie Awards, an event which seeks to reward outstanding achievement in the fields of cinematic art. You could probably have guessed that from the title, right? Naturally, as it’s a British awards ceremony, the Brits did rather well, but what’s interesting is that most of […]

Leah Rozen Reviews ‘The Chronicles of Narnia,’ ‘The Tempest’

There’s an old dirty joke that goes, “What do French beer and making love in a canoe have in common?” Answer: “They are both f—— near water.” That joke applies, minus the profanity, to The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader and The Tempest, movies that open on Friday. Literally.  Both films […]