A Dynamite Testimony

June 15, 2004 | 4 comments

I’m so grateful that one of our ex-guest-bloggers, greg.org, gratefully took the opportunity to bear his testimony about Napoleon Dynamite, a Rushmore-esque indie film by Mormon writer and director Jared Hess. Check out greg.org’s remarks here.

Tags: ,

4 Responses to A Dynamite Testimony

  1. Davis Bell on June 15, 2004 at 8:55 pm

    I’ve seen it, and it’s everything they say and more.

  2. Jeremy on June 15, 2004 at 10:55 pm

    I’ve linked to a site with half a dozen rather funny clips from the movie over at OT. For those of us who were painfully nerdy in high school, and/or come from very small rural Western towns (ND is set in Preston, Idaho), we laugh… only to keep from crying… :)

  3. greg.org on June 18, 2004 at 12:14 am

    Thanks for the link. I feel like I’m being fellowshipped with weblog traffic back into full T&S activity. Thank you, brothers and sisters.

  4. Kaimi on June 19, 2004 at 2:52 pm

    Stephen Hunter at the Washington Post gives it a very good review. See http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A50969-2004Jun17.html

    Of course, he calls it “funny as hell” — is that a good thing or a bad thing for the Mormon reader?