January 5, 2019

As per my 2018 Journal, videos and DVDs are in italics. Films I saw for the first time have an asterisk (*) next to them. Not counting extras and promo items. Jan Jan 1 — To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before *Jan 1 — Chosen: Custody of the Eyes *Jan 1 — Un beau soleil intérieur [aka Let the Sunshine in] *Jan 1 — November [2017] *Jan 2 — Star Trek: Enterprise [season 2, episode 2] *Jan 2 –… Read more

December 22, 2018

Franklin, who also produced The Star, also drops a hint or two about his next Bible-themed projects. Read more

December 18, 2018

Detailed notes on the making, and legacy, of the first successful Bible epic since the genre’s golden age. Read more

December 6, 2018

The film is set to come out just before Easter 2019. Read more

November 7, 2018

Also: “white saviour” issues, the camaraderie between Christian and same-sex couples, and how his kids wondered why anyone would want to see a movie inspired by their family. Read more

October 9, 2018

An English-dubbed version of the film is now online, as part of a promotional contest. Read more

October 3, 2018

Elijah is one of the most important figures in the Bible, but his story hasn’t been filmed very often. Read more

October 1, 2018

The Christmas-themed pilot episode has been viewed online over 15 million times. Read more

September 27, 2018

In one film, a family deals with Alzheimer’s; in another, the largest Jesus statue in the world becomes the jumping-off point for a critique of Polish society. Read more

September 24, 2018

The 37th Vancouver International Film Festival begins this Thursday. Here are my first capsule reviews. Read more

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