Tag: A Christmas Carol

‘Scrooged’ Is Still the Most Modern ‘Christmas Carol’

“‘Scrooged’ carries on Dickens’ themes and message in a way that speaks the most directly and urgently to its audience, teaching that “the miracle” of giving can happen to all of us, at any time. Provided, of course, we can turn off the TV for just long enough.”

A Retreat into the Self: Introspection and Egoism in Ingmar Bergman’s ‘Wild Strawberries’

“Bergman’s penchant for giving physical form to the conscious and subconscious mind is rarely more apparent than in his 1957 masterpiece ‘Wild Strawberries.’”