The Vigil (2019) Shomer-for-pay sits with the body of a holocaust survivor, and maybe something else. Creepy and surprisingly respectful of Orthodox Judaism. TIL: Vigils started, in part, due to the ancient belief that the soul hovers near its body for 3-7 days before moving on.
For those interested in the subject matter, Alyssa Kortright is starting a new blog about Catholic and pro-life messages in movies, books, and music. Her first article discusses Natasha Romanoff and the Dignity of Life.
And finally, let’s take a trip into the archives in celebration of New Years Eve. THE TWELVE CLIPS OF CHRISTMAS: DAY 7: E.T.A.