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Shyamalan's 'Glass' is Engaging Almost Until the End

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I don’t think anyone will deny that M. Night Shyamalan is a great storyteller. He initially proved that with the release of The Sixth Sense. The symbolism of the color red, the odd scenes that made very little sense until the end of the movie and of course, the amazing twist that nobody saw coming. That incredible twist has almost been the director’s undoing. Since 1999, not one of his other movie’s endings have had the same impact, but he continues to try.

In 2000, Mr. Shyamalan hoped that lightening would strike twice with Unbreakable which also starred Bruce Willis. Like The Sixth Sense, Unbreakable was a mystery only this time, the story featured the lone survivor of a train crash who left the accident without a scratch on him and an incredibly fragile, wheelchair-bound, comic book enthusiast which appeared to be the polar opposite. The story was intriguing, but basically fell apart near the end when the twist was revealed. Now almost 19 years later, the same thing ha…

25 of the Best Christmas Music Videos


For the 2015 Christmas season, Writer of Pop will be dedicating the "Video of the Day" to some of the best Christmas music videos. Some are incredible, others will make you laugh and few come from Christmases past. We'll add to the list below each day, Just click on the link to watch the video. Enjoy.

#25 Brian Setzer Orchestra - "Jingle Bells"
#24 MercyMe - "Christmastime Again"
#23 Amy Grant - "Breath of Heaven"
#22 Tenth Avenue North - "Deck the Halls"  
#21 Trans-Siberian Orchestra - "Christmas Eve/Sarajevo"

#20 Mariah Carey - "All I Want for Christmas" 
#19 The Piano Guys - "Carol of the Bells (for 12 Cellos)"
#18 Owl City/Toby Mac - "Light of Christmas" 
#17 Alison Krauss/Robert Plant - "Light of Christmas Day" 
#16 Michael Buble - "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" 
#15 Hillsong - "Born is the King" 
#14 Trans-Siberian Orchestra - "Christmas Cannon"
#13 Vince Guaraldi- "Linus and Lucy" 
#12 Boney M - "Mary's Boy Child"
#11 Matthew West/Amy Grant - "Give This Christmas Away" 
#10 Karmin - "Sliegh Ride" 
#9 Rend Collective - "Joy to the World (You Are My Joy)" 
#8 Carrie Underwood/Michael W. Smith - "All is Well" 
#7 Bing Crosby/David Bowie - "Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth" 
#6 Straight No Chaser - "12 Days of Christmas" 
#5 The Piano Guys - "Angels We Have Heard on High" 
#4 Band Aid 30 - "Do They Know It's Christmas" 
#3 TobyMac - "Christmas This Year" 
#2 Il Divo - "O Holy Night" 
#1 Pentatonix - "Mary Did You Know" 

There is the complete list. Which was your favorite? 


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