This time the cute factor doesn’t get in the way of meaningful characters and it’s a much better picture as a result.
Forces the faithful to truly wrestle with what’s being shared from the pulpit on Sunday mornings.
Consummate storyteller Dean Koontz does it again with a hauntingly beautiful story of a young boy growing up in the sixties.
Are horror movies nothing more than gratuitous carnage, or can they be a means of revealing the transcendent? I’ll share my thoughts about that next on BreakPoint.
Attention, romance readers: this one has it all. Nice girl heroine, hot-but-honorable hero, exotic locale, family drama, great food, the works.
As the flimsiness of the story becomes all too apparent, viewers may be wondering how much more they'll be able to endure.
A more or less uncomfortable viewing experience depending on your tolerance for pranks, put-downs and a barrage of bad language.
In case you’ve lost track of who’s who among the singing shows, Danny Gokey placed third on season eight of American Idol.
Despite its many good qualities, reading Flying Shoes was like being trapped on a cross-country bus ride with a bunch of rehab dropouts.
Written with the strong character development and storytelling sophistication, Fourth of July Creek follows the trials of a rural social worker.
A shallow slog of a movie that never delivers the magic, fun or creativity of all the films (E.T., The Goonies, etc.) it aspires to be.
To call Ed Sheeran a disheveled Justin Timberlake or British reboot of Jason Mraz doesn’t sound like high praise, but it is somehow.
Well, believe the hype, fellow music lovers because Sam Smith’s voice, stage presence and debut album is that good.
Though Fox’s upcoming fall programs can’t be considered Christian by a long stretch, it’s likely the network will see an uptick in faith-based viewers.
Sweet but sordid, a darker take on music that's usually identified with a more carefree, wholesome era.
The Vacationers is a smooth read that will keep readers turning pages long after they should have turned out the light and gone to bed.
Plays like a companion piece to Little House on the Prairie, but without engendering the same affection and falling dramatically flat.
As cinematic tastes go, The Grand Budapest Hotel will come as nothing short of a delicious and savory multi-course feast.
As sad and heartbreaking as it all is, this unordinary romance explores love, mortality and the meaning of life in such a memorable way.
- June 12, 2014 |