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REVIEW: C’mon, C’mon

REVIEW: C’mon, C’mon

There is a scary thought nestled in the midst of Jesus’s ministry. Matthew 18 (NIV) says, “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” Never enter the kingdom of heaven? Those are pretty dire consequences at stake here, right? Afterall, life has a way of pummeling out of us the elements of a childlike worldview – innocence, curiosity, humble dependence. How is your childlikeness doing? Is it thriving, surviving, or totally disappeared by now? This is a question worth asking, and a...

REVIEW: Mass

REVIEW: Mass

There is a moment in the musical sensation Hamilton that has always made me laugh. During the song, “It’s Quiet Uptown,” which is one...

REVIEW: Nine Days

REVIEW: Nine Days

How long would you think it would take to determine whether a person deserves to live or not? According to writer/director Edson Oda, it...

REVIEW: Pig, Nic Cage, and Radical Compassion

REVIEW: Pig, Nic Cage, and Radical Compassion

I’m one of those strange people that really love Nicolas Cage movies. And not just the good ones. The quirkier, crazier, and more outrageous...

Christian Movies Revisited

Christian Movies Revisited

Nearly four years ago, I wrote a piece for this very site on my problems with 21st Century Christian films. In those four years,...

The Mitchells vs. The Machines

The Mitchells vs. The Machines

The Millennial and Gen Z generations do not trust you. That is what basically every poll conducted in the last five years has indicated....

Looking for new shows to watch this summer?

Looking for new shows to watch this summer?

For many of us summer means a change of pace, and a chance to relax and try new things. Our regular shows have wrapped...

REVIEW: In the Heights

REVIEW: In the Heights

Nina stands up from her old wooden bench in the middle of the park and presses against the chain link fence. She locks her...

“Promising Young Woman” Explained: SPOILER Review

“Promising Young Woman” Explained: SPOILER Review

Content guide: I was unsure whether to watch this film based on the marketing and subject matter of violence against women. If you have...

REVIEW: Wolfwalkers

REVIEW: Wolfwalkers

Director Tomm Moore knows the feeling of being otherized. “When I was a little kid, I was in a playground and I was playing...

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