‘Amour’ is a “dangerously seductive piece of pro-euthanasia propaganda”

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. I finally was able to actually watch the movie “Amour.” It is every bit as “dangerously seductive” as Dr. Saunders said it was in the following post. It is the perfect agitprop for the “mercy killing” crowd. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian …

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Pro-Life Perspective: Amour’s “Gendered Euthanasia”

Editor’s note. This can be heard at prolifeperspective.com Movie reviewers don’t carry the same weight they once did during the glory days of people like Gene Siskal and Roger Ebert. But if there are no longer the stars there used to be, there are still lesser “planets” such as Ann Hornaday of the Washington Post. …

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What does wide critical acceptance of a film “advertisement for euthanasia” tell us?

By Dave Andrusko Movie reviewers don’t carry the same weight they did during the glory days of titans such as Pauline Kael, Roger Ebert, and Andrew Sarris. But if there are no longer the stars there used to be, there are still lesser planets such as the Washington Post’s Ann Hornaday. “Amour” [“Love”] was #10 …

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AMOUR AND FEAR: ASSISTED SUICIDE AT THE OSCARS

By Amy E. Hasbrouck Once again, a film about “euthanasia” has won an Oscar.  Back in the ‘70s the tear-jerker movies were about people dying of cancer.  In the ‘80s and ‘90s, it was people dying of AIDS.  For the 21st century, the new chic is euthanasia/assisted suicide/”mercy killing” movies.  Million Dollar Baby, The Diving …

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Amour – an award winning film with an anti-life sting in the tail

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members. Amour (literally, ‘Love’) is a 2012 French-language film written and directed by Michael Haneke which won the Palme d’Or (top prize) at …

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