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    Subject: what's NOT to get??!!!
    Date: Oct 18, 2003
    Sender: dougPrevious | Next

    I am nonplussed by the critic's reviews of this extremely rich film- they don't GET it. It confronts old belief systems of what 'death' REALLY is.

    Spiritual beliefs aside, 'A Rumor of Angels' directly addresses the healthy process of accepting and feeling grief so that it can be felt and released, rather than avoided. The film shows the loving 'adult' assisting the frozen 'child'in a healthy nurturing way. As James heals, he is able to return his love to Maddy. This exchange of unconditional love is the true essence of life.

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    Response to this comment:
    Once again the critics got it wrong!

    I make it a point to see the films that the critics trash. More often than not I end up liking them quite a bit.

    I think that people who have lost loved ones will find this movie to be very moving and well done, for those who have never known the pain of grief over a lost close member of the family the movie might seem sappy.

    I recommend it highly, I bought the DVD of it and watch it often.






    Comment index:

  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Kelly Gray, Aug 18, 2002
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Ruth Cremin, Dec 12, 2002
  • excellent movie   from Elizabeth E., Feb 10, 2003
  • Wornderful film!   from brian, Feb 23, 2003
  • Re: excellent movie   from Dee, Apr 14, 2003
  • a rumor of angels   from jim, May 16, 2003
  • Once again the critics got it wrong!   from David, Jul 7, 2003
  • » what's NOT to get??!!! «   from doug, Oct 18, 2003
  • Great Movie   from George, Jan 15, 2004
  • Message of Hope   from Clare, Jan 16, 2004
  • The critics comments lack substance.   from Anthony, Jan 20, 2004
  • GREAT MOVIE   from Racquel, Mar 8, 2004
  • Critic is very closed minded   from William Perez, Oct 22, 2005
  • Re: Critic is very closed minded   from Jon Bagley, Dec 28, 2006
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Kelly Gray, Aug 18, 2002
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Ruth Cremin, Dec 12, 2002
  • excellent movie   from Elizabeth E., Feb 10, 2003
  • Wornderful film!   from brian, Feb 23, 2003
  • Re: excellent movie   from Dee, Apr 14, 2003
  • a rumor of angels   from jim, May 16, 2003
  • Once again the critics got it wrong!   from David, Jul 7, 2003
  • » what's NOT to get??!!! «   from doug, Oct 18, 2003
  • Great Movie   from George, Jan 15, 2004
  • Message of Hope   from Clare, Jan 16, 2004
  • The critics comments lack substance.   from Anthony, Jan 20, 2004
  • GREAT MOVIE   from Racquel, Mar 8, 2004
  • Critic is very closed minded   from William Perez, Oct 22, 2005
  • Re: Critic is very closed minded   from Jon Bagley, Dec 28, 2006