It was a Freddie Highmore business trip.

The in-flight movie on my way down to the States: August Rush.

The in-flight movie on my way back up to Canada: The Golden Compass.


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About Peter T. Chattaway

Peter T. Chattaway was the regular film critic for BC Christian News from 1992 to 2011. In addition to his film column, which won multiple awards from the Evangelical Press Association, the Canadian Church Press and the Fellowship of Christian Newspapers, his news and opinion pieces have appeared in such publications as Books & Culture, Christianity Today, Bible Review and the Vancouver Sun. He also contributed essays to the books Re-Viewing The Passion: Mel Gibson’s Film and Its Critics (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004) and Scandalizing Jesus?: Kazantzakis’s The Last Temptation of Christ Fifty Years on (Continuum, 2005).

  • JC

    Oh how I wish I was jetting off into the sunshine with Daniel Craig for company on screen.

  • Jeffrey Overstreet

    Ya think they’re pumping up his fame a little, to jump-start the buzz for Tintin?

  • Peter T Chattaway

    That’s Thomas Sangster, not Freddie Highmore — I used to get them confused, too!