Movie Reviews


Movie Reviews | Jan. 8 2015

‘Unbroken’ earns high rating for faith compatibility

The World War II film “Unbroken” earned a 4-out-of-5-star rating from Faith Driven Consumer, a consumer advocacy organization that measures... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Dec. 4 2014

Christian documentary, movie tackle tough issues

By Phil Boatwright Dramatized precautionary tales for the Christian come at a cost, whether tackling the issue of abortion in the documentary... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Nov. 27 2014

Max Lucado’s The Christmas Candle

By Martine Bates Sharp The Christmas Candle EchoLight Studios Did the fact that the title of this movie started with “Max Lucado” grab you?... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Oct. 23 2014

Christian film focus on evolution, creation

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? This is part of the plot from the new movie by filmmaker Rich Christiano in “A Matter of Faith”... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Oct. 2 2014

New movie tries to reveal ‘underbelly of Christian ministries’

I’m old enough to remember when people dressed up to go to a movie, take a flight and especially, go to church. At that time, congregations... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 12 2014

Moviegoers want more faith-based films, LifeWay study shows

Hollywood’s “year of the Bible movie” continues to drive sales at the box office in 2014, according to a study by LifeWay Research. Four... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 22 2014

Erwin brothers’ ‘Moms’ Night Out’ hits theaters

Andy Erwin, director/editor/producer of ‘Moms’ Night Out,’ and his wife, Mandy, walk the red carpet at the film’s Alabama... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | May. 22 2014

HGTV cancels new television show before first episode after campaign against its Christian hosts

HGTV had announced a new series, “Flip it Forward,” planned for October, starring twins David and Jason Benham. In each episode, the brothers... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 24 2014

Linsanity

Produced by 408 Films and Arowana Films, 2013. PG. 89 minutes.  Any basketball fans out there? If so, you will probably know exactly what... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Mar. 27 2014

‘God’s Not Dead’ film highlights importance of strong faith, power of gospel

While presenting a compelling storyline with great conviction, the movie “God’s Not Dead” displays the power of the gospel by emphasizing... [READ MORE]