Posts tagged "christian movies"

The Extraordinary, Amazing, Miraculous Story of Christian Hollywood

Amy Levin: It’s only the end of January and many of us are already in winter break withdrawal – missing those precious days when you can sit back, relax with your nieces and nephews and watch those fun, PG-rated, faithy, family films about saving cute animals and. . . yourself? Yes, the days when Disney...

Christian Movies and Representational Politics

From Andrew O'Hehir's review at Salon of "Soul Surfer":
If evangelical Christians want to see their life and faith and values reflected on-screen, I guess that's understandable. But movies are not mirrors, and the mass audiences that went to see "The King's Speech" or "Black Swan" or "The Social Network" didn't necessarily identify with the characters or...

25 May 2005 Daily Links

Making it in America: We received an unusual artifact of religious media in the mail today — a stealth Christian campaign for the new Russell Crowe movie, Cinderella Man. The movie, as far as we know, is not a “Christian” movie; but Grace Hill Media is trying to flack it as such to those in...