One of the big media dustups of 2013 occurred when people watching the History Channel’s miniseries The Bible noticed an uncanny similarity between Satan (portrayed by Moroccan actor Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni) and a certain politician:
Devil Who Looks Like Obama Is Cut From ‘Son of God’ Movie; Producers Still Insist U.S. is a ‘Biblical Nation’
Christian Victimhood Is the Subject of Two Movies Called ‘Persecuted,’ but Only One Features Gretchen Carlson
If, after you see the new movie Persecuted, you crave more fantasy fare about the oppression of Christians, I recommend you go see Persecuted.
Both are apparently due this year, and we have the trailers for your viewing pleasure.
Writer Fay Voshell Waxes Nostalgic About 1930s Censorship, Claims Hollywood Is ‘An Enemy of Christians’
Does Hollywood hate Jesus?
In a fiery essay about movie makers’ supposed bias against religious values, conservative author Fay Voshell hangs her case on a recent kerfuffle over a Christian song that was eliminated from Oscar consideration because one of the songwriters hadn’t played by the nominating rules. Somehow, that’s evidence of anti-Christian bigotry.
Voshell’s piece is interesting reading, which is not to say that it’s convincing, except to some of her commenters who say things like
It is time for a total boycott on every new Hollywood product. These degenerate atheist-marxists worship $$$ and themselves.
It’s no accident that a major fault line runs from Hollywood to San Francisco. At an appointed day the wrath will come. God is just.