Risen dropped a major character “due to time constraints”?


Risen doesn’t come to theatres for another month and a half, but the novelization by Angela Hunt has been out for a couple weeks now — and it reveals that a major character was cut from the movie sometime after it was shot.

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Exodus: Gods and Kings to be released in 4K Ultra HD


4K Ultra HD videos are getting a big push right now, and one film that will soon be available in that format is Exodus: Gods and Kings, which arrives on March 1.

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Watch: New teaser for Of Kings & Prophets, plus new photos and an “historical introduction” to the biblical series


With Of Kings and Prophets set to premiere just two months from now, the ABC network is stepping up its publicity campaign. In the last two weeks they have released a 15-second teaser, several new photos, and a press release that explains how the battles depicted in this series are “an origin story” for the conflicts that currently bedevil the Middle East. You can check all those things out below the jump.

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Interview: Pastor Chris Whaley (The Masked Saint, 2016)


A pro wrestler becomes a pastor, and the pastor becomes a masked vigilante, in The Masked Saint, which opens this Friday (January 8).

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Bible movie of the week: Apostle Peter and the Last Supper (dir. Gabriel Sabloff, 2012)


Apostle Peter and the Last Supper is one of a handful of low-budget Bible films produced by Pure Flix Entertainment, the company behind Woodlawn and God’s Not Dead. Until last month, I had not seen any of that company’s biblical adaptations, but the news of Robert Loggia’s death prompted me to check out this film, which stars Loggia as the titular disciple on the eve of his martyrdom in Rome.

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The top ten posts at FilmChat in 2015


Happy New Year (again)!

I don’t think I have ever posted an end-of-the-year round-up of my most-viewed blog posts before, but I see lots of other blogs doing that now, so hey, why not?

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