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New film ‘Black or White’ aims to ‘start the conversation’ on race
Jan 30 2015
"Black and White" is not an overtly religious film, but it addresses what might be called "faith-based" values.

Movie Review: The Book of Life
Oct 17 2014
Who knew the Day of the Dead could be so much fun?

Movie Review: The Song
Sep 26 2014
Jed King (Alan Powell of the Christian rock band Anthem Lights) is a singer-songwriter looking for his big break.

Movie Review: The Identical
Sep 08 2014
Moviegoers’ attitudes toward the former occupant of Graceland will likely shape their reactions to the reality-related drama “The Identical” (Freestyle).

Movie Review: When the Game Stands Tall
Aug 22 2014
There’s little to object to and much to honor in director Thomas Carter’s idealistic fact-based sports drama, “When the Game Stands Tall."

Movie Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Aug 08 2014
Thirty years after bursting onto the comic book scene, the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” (Paramount) re-emerge from the sewers.

Movie Review: Planes: Fire & Rescue
Jul 19 2014
Anthropomorphic aircraft take to the skies again in “Planes: Fire & Rescue” (Disney), a lively follow-up to "Planes."

Movie Review: Heaven Is for Real
Apr 17 2014
Audiences of almost any age will benefit from this intriguing, child-guided glimpse into the afterlife.

Holocaust survivor and poet says Blessed John Paul II man of compassion
Apr 11 2014
Lena Allen-Shore, a Holocaust survivor, learned from her friend Blessed John Paul II, through various letters.