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I wonder what the religious feel about this film?


When I rewatched it recently (with the more modern, beautifully ethereal GAS sountrack) it just reminded me how insignificant we are in the cosmic scale of things, and that there definitely was no god (god having been a figment of/crutch for our feeble minds).

Though mentioning this to a friend, she said that a religious person would no doubt view this film as proof of the existence of god. LOL. They probably could I spose, despite all the major innacuracies and omissions contained in the worlds supposedly divinely inspired religious texts (the Koran says the sun sets to the west in a muddy lake and that stars are spirits in the sky, the bible says that pi is 10/3, they all more or less say earth is the centre of the universe) and somehow deem this sparse beauty of numbers as gods work.

As Dawkins says "Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?"

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It's all how you interpret it. The film has no proof for, or against.

The gypsies had no homes, The Doors had no bass.

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@jay-aus


The movie dosen't say or try to prove that there is no God, it simply observes the vastness of what is and what exactly exists---even that which is unseen by the mind's eye (forgot where I got "the mind's eye" phrase from.) I'm sorry, but I find it hard to believe that humans just popped up out of nowhere on the only planet in the solar system that can sustain us, and started taking millions of years to develop to this point in time where we are now. I'm just not even trying to buy it. I can't look at something as stunningly beautiful and intricate (and complicated) as a flower (or an animal,like a cat,for example) without thinking about how a higher power had to have a hand in creating anything we humans sure as hell didn't create----especially anything in nature, or anything we can't control. (I was raised as a Christian myself,BTW.) Also, as much as atheists love to claim that there is no God, they themselves still have no actual proof of that besides their own disbelief in it. Some people say there's no proof that God exists, but no one has ever absolutely beyond a doubt proved that there absolutely is no God at all. 'Nuff said.

That's just IMHO,though.

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Also, as much as christians love to claim that there is a God, they themselves still have no actual proof of that besides their own personal belief in it. Some people say there's proof that a God exists, but no one has ever absolutely beyond a doubt proven scientifically that there is a God at all. 'Nuff said.

Lighten Up...

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