Archives for January 2005

My Favorite Albums of 2004

Here are my favorite albums of 2004. … [Read more...]

Frederick Buechner fans … the Buechner movie is available.

Looks like the film is finished. You can even watch the first fifteen minutes online. … [Read more...]

Million Dollar Baby Joins My 2004 Top Ten

This always happens. No sooner do I turn in my Top Ten list of 2004 to meet a deadline than I suddenly discover a film that changes everything. … [Read more...]

The Top Ten Books of 2004 – by John Wilson

The editor of Books and Culture, John Wilson... … [Read more...]

The hero of Hotel Rwanda has some questions for us.

If you haven't seen Hotel Rwanda, you should. … [Read more...]

Buechner (2005)

[These comments were originally published in an installment of Film Forum column at Christianity Today in January 2005.]-Buechner ... is simply a conversation with the subject. If that's what you're looking for, you won't be disappointed.On the first day of the war in Iraq, Rob and Molly Collins sat down with one of their heroes — the writer and ordained Presbyterian minister, Frederick Buechner. The cameras rolled, and the result is a thought-provoking conversation with the writer of … [Read more...]