Film ChatWatch: The second trailer for Risen, starring Joseph Fiennes and Tom Felton as Roman soldiers and Cliff Curtis as Jesus
The new trailer gives us our best look yet at characters like Pilate and Caiaphas... and it hints at one or two things this film may have in common with A.D. The Bible Continues.
1More Film BlogWar Room (Kendrick, 2015)
When it comes to screenplay writing, Christian movies still lag in quality.
Watching GodAttention Hollywood: Here’s What Moviegoers Actually Want to See
It’s been a great year for women in movies. Check out the year’s 15 top-grossing films, and you’ll see that a majority of them—from Inside Out to to Pitch Perfect 2 to Mad Max: Fury Road—feature strong women in leading roles. Time, Forbes and io9 have all noted what a great year it’s been for [Read More...]
Looking CloserAuralia’s Colors… Revealed!
I’m always grateful to hear people’s thoughts about Auralia’s Colors or its sequels. Some responses are familiar and kind: “I haven’t read your book, but I’m going to.” Thanks!... [Read More]
1More Film Blog10 Movies about Sex that are Better Choices than 50 Shades of Grey
Ultimately indifference is a better critique of a movie than outrage. Sex is a legitimate subject for art, and there have been countless films that have explored human sexuality.... [Read More]
Schaeffer's Ghost“Oblivion” and Earth’s Horatius
Oblivion, directed by Joseph Kosinski Then out spake brave Horatius, The Captain of the Gate: “To every man upon this earth Death cometh soon or late. And how can man die better... [Read More]
Watching GodThe Poignant Wisdom of Stephen Colbert
Photo courtesy Comedy Central GQ features former-fake-conservative-blowhard-turned-Late-Show-host Stephen Colbert in its newest issue. And Joel Lovell’s cover story, “The Late,... [Read More]
FilmChatHow the movie Heaven Is for Real contradicts the book
Is Heaven Is for Real a “Christian movie”? The question may seem like a no-brainer, since the film is based on a best-selling Christian book and there has been a lot of talk in... [Read More]
Doc HollywoodMCFARLAND USA: An Interview with Legendary Coach Jim White
Do you like sports movies? I cry every time I watch Field of Dreams. The rousing underdog stories of Rudy or The Rookie almost feel too good to be true. The cynic in us may... [Read More]
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