Astrology: Film: ‘The Counselor’ (2013)

Astrology: Film: ‘The Counselor’ (2013)

Directed by Ridley Scott, with a screenplay by novelist Cormac McCarthy, The Counselor is populated by one innocent  and a bunch of other characters  stretching between El Paso and Juarez who, on the morality scale, range from common baddies to outright demons. The...
Astrology: Film: ‘12 Years a Slave’ (2013)

Astrology: Film: ‘12 Years a Slave’ (2013)

When slavery is the subject of a film or other media, the assumption is black men and women have been held captive by a master and that freedom is an imagined, longed-for taste which they may never experience. In Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, there’s an ugly...