IT’S FUNNY HOW sometimes movies which have something in common arrive in bunches, as I’ve written about before [see post on Captain Phillips]. And so the time has come for big spectacles based in the Mediterranean region 2000+ years ago: Pompeii, Noah, Son of God and the 300 sequel are all being released within a few weeks of one-another. Coincidence? I think not. I’ve got no issue with this, it’s just an observation. Now let’s get ready for lots of over-the-top gory bloodshed!