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May 25, 2015
Tomorrowland? Or Tomorrow-bland?
I hoped that Brad Bird would experience a much more positive response to his own...
January 24, 2015
Looking Elsewhere: Starring… American Sniper, The Imitation Game, Sundance, The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven, Fairy Tales, Global Warming, Bob Dylan, Sufjan Stevens, St. Vincent, Marilynne Robinson, and More
I'll conclude with a few words about the American Sniper hubbub. But first, here are...
September 26, 2014
The Song “Shares the Weaknesses of Most Faith-Based Films”
I've received two emails this week asking for my opinion of The Song. This is...
July 04, 2014
A Novelist, A Horror Filmmaker, and Two Critics: Conversations Worth Hearing
Scott Derrickson, Alissa Wilkinson, Sara Zarr, Steven Greydanus... listen to all of these inspiring Christians...
April 12, 2014
An Ugly, Arrogant Gospel: God’s Not Dead, But Is He Shaking His Head?
Now, two of the finest film critics in Christian media agree: There's something quite contrary...
March 03, 2014
The Incredibles (and Other 10-Year-Old Films); Jesus Films; Matt Zoller Seitz; Scott Cairns
This week, special thanks go out to Brad Bird, Matt Zoller Seitz, and more. Find...
February 22, 2014
Before You See That Noah Movie, Read This…
Here's an article about the upcoming "Noah" movie that's sure to rub some Christian readers...
December 11, 2013
The Abomination of “Desolation”: Two Hobbit-Related Lists
"The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" is here. But I didn't attend the press screening....
July 02, 2013
The Lone Ranger: “Cynical. Bankrupt. Brutal. Anti-American. A Catastrophe.”
Steven Greydanus has seen The Lone Ranger. And he is not a happy camper. But...
March 15, 2013
Oz the Unfortunate and Underwhelming?
In which Steven Greydanus talks me out of spending money on Sam Raimi's Oz movie....
February 01, 2013
Look!: “Ivan’s Childhood”; “La Pivellina”; Steven Greydanus’s Top 10 List Collection; Joel Avery on “Melancholia” & the Apocalypse; More…
These links caught my attention today, for one reason or another. Check back later. I...
December 13, 2012
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
The filmmakers took one children's book and expanded it into three movies. So I'll take...
September 10, 2012
Look! Spielberg Teases Lincoln; Clint Eastwood: Conservative?; Joss Whedon’s Shakespeare; Steven Greydanus Sings to Babies!
Look! These links caught my attention today, for one reason or another. Check back later....
August 15, 2012
Hayao Miyazaki Blu-Ray/DVD Release Featured In a Very Special Review
So, we know about Will Smith and Jaden. We know about Lloyd Bridges and his...
February 07, 2012
Of Gods and Men
: A film about faith made by artists, not evangelists.
At Seattle's Harvard Exit theatre last March, I witnessed a rare and wonderful thing on...
March 11, 2011
Decent Films Reviews
Red Riding Hood
This morning, Brandon Fibbs posted this note on Facebook: Following the Red Riding Hood screening,...
December 20, 2010
The Decent Films review of
Steven Greydanus' review of Tron: Legacy is up! Yeah... sounds like he saw the same...
December 09, 2010
Greydanus Reviews “Voyage of the Dawn Treader”
Here's the review of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader that...
November 20, 2010
Can you guess what my favorite film critic, Steven Greydanus, is writing about here? Too...
August 13, 2010
Eat Pray Love: book, film, reaction
Last week at The Glen Workshop, writer Lauren Winner referred to the book Eat, Pray,...
November 21, 2009
Decent Films on “New Moon”
I don't plan to spend any pennies on The Twilight Saga: New Moon after the...
November 20, 2009
On “Twilight,” “New Moon,” and “the Hallmark of Immaturity”
"I think the ears are tastiest." "Me, I prefer the chin." "I'm a forearm man,...
March 06, 2009
“Watchmen”: Five Reviews from Critics that Matter to Me (They Disagree)
Post your review, or a link to your favorite, below. Here are five from voices...
February 06, 2009
The Reviews of Steven D. Greydanus
Movie critics (and this includes me) are too easily tempted into being snarky, sarcastic, and...
November 28, 2008
Greydanus on Twilight-mania; Ebert on the CelebCult
Steven Greydanus offers an insightful interpretation of the Twilight phenomenon. Now that's what I'm talking...
October 06, 2008
Steven Greydanus is Dismantling “Religulous”
Hey, stop by ArtsandFaith.com and check it out: Steven Greydanus is dismantling Religulous, exposing the...
August 20, 2008
Greydanus on “Brideshead Revisited”
I just realized that Steven Greydanus reviewed Brideshead Revisited, and somehow I missed it. He...
May 16, 2008
How “Prince Caspian” Botches the Meaning of the Book
Want to know if Andrew Adamson's Prince Caspian is fun and entertaining? Check out the...
May 15, 2008
DecentFilms on Prince Caspian: Lewis’s Themes and Ideas are “Largely Lost.”
When it comes to The Chronicles of Narnia films, well... I want them to be...
May 14, 2008
“The Defanging of Aslan”
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