Review: David and Goliath (dir. Tim Chey, 2015)

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Note from Peter T. Chattaway: David and Goliath opened in 31 theatres in the United States this weekend, where it reportedly earned about $161,000. My friend Martin Stillion offered to review the film for this blog. Here is what he had to say:

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Watch: Trailers for five recent Bible series made in Brazil

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Christian Bale isn’t the only actor to play Moses in the last few months.

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Watch: New trailers, character profiles and more for A.D. The Bible Continues

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One day to go until the premiere of A.D. The Bible Continues. The producers have released a brand new trailer featuring scenes from across the entire series, as well as several new character profiles and more. Check ’em out below the jump.

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Watch: Five videos on the Lumo Project and its word for word adaptation of The Gospel of John

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The Lumo Project’s word-for-word adaptation of The Gospel of John debuted on Netflix a few months ago, but I’ve been so busy keeping track of various other projects since then that I haven’t had a chance to write my review of it yet.

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Ben-Hur begins its four-month shoot at Cinecitta Studios

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Timur Bekmambetov’s remake of Ben-Hur has apparently finished shooting exteriors in southern Italy and has now moved on to the next phase of its production: a four-month shoot at Cinecitta Studios in Rome. This is the same studio where the famous 1959 version of the story starring Charlton Heston was shot.

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Clavius gets a new title — Risen — and a release date!

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Clavius has come full circle.

The film, which stars Joseph Fiennes as a Roman officer who goes looking for the body of Jesus, seems to have grown out of a project that began eight years ago under the title Risen: The Story of the First Easter. Two years ago, the film was called Resurrection, and then, last year, it became Clavius. And now, according to a press release that arrived in my inbox today, the film is called Risen again.

More significantly, the film now has a distributor and a release date.

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