Tagged: Entertainment

Do “heathens” make better Christian films?

My favorite writer, Ted Dekker linked to an article entitled “Why Heathens make the best Christian Movies” on his blog last year. It raises tons of interesting points that those seeking to engage culture with Christianity through entertainment (books, film, music, etc.) should take to...

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Secular Pro-Christian Movies?

Here you go Cineaste, you can comment away on this.  I can’t think of too many overtly Christian or xian friendly secular movies out there – I mean besides The Passion and Narnia (not really secular).  Some may, however, be friendly to the xian world...

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South Park: Mohammed and Jesus

I didn’t get to see the episode last night (I am too poor for cable), but from what I have read in other places, it was funny and did just want South Park wanted – got them back on the front page of American pop...

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Islam’s Rambo Takes Turkey and Germany By Storm

Valley of the Wolves Iraq is the smash blockbuster that’s tapping into and spreading anti-American sentiment across the Middle East and Europe.  Is it alarmingly slanted?  You bet.  Even the brashly anti-American magazine Der Spiegel is "deeply concerned about anti-American resentments" and the movie’s "extremely...

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Thr3e coming to theatres

Horror movie vetern Bill Moseley talked with Fangoria about his latest project. What makes me interested is the film will be an adaptation of Ted Dekker’s thriller Thr3e. If it is anything like the book, I will love this movie. In fact, as soon as...

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Banned X-box Ads

These two ads were reportedly banned.  The first one, I think is hilarious, and not sure why anyone would ban it.  The second is questionable, but I think it’s fine.  You be the judge.

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The State of CCM

One of my colleagues at Stones Cry Out pointed to this post on the state of contemporary Christian music. I confess that I only listen to a handful of artists regularly and most of my music listening gravitates towards worship music since I’m always on...

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