As a deadly virus claims lives, scientists in Steven Soderbergh’s latest film, work desperately to create a vaccination. The movie manages to balance the global affect with human element of death and grief. Our reviewer takes a look at human frailty in Contagion.
Skeeter is an aspiring writer, working to tell the stories of black maids in white households during the civil rights era. Based on the popular book by the same name, The Help has garnered attention for its touching relationships. Our reviewer takes a closer look.
It’s surprising what we can learn about spirituality from Super 8. Josh Larsen says that this makes Super 8 completely different than other summer blockbusters. In his review, he explains why.
Superhero movies dominate the summer blockbuster schedule. But which caped crusader upholds the biblical principles in the Sermon on the Mount? Editor and film critic Josh Larsen looks at the appeal of superheroes, and gives his nomination for most biblical superhero story.
Christianity takes frequent blows in storytelling. Christians are often portrayed as weak, blind, or bigoted, and God is often seen as arbitrary, mean-spirited, or ineffective. In this article we review some of Hollywood’s worst portrayals of Christianity.