Tom Hanks carries the weight of this observational piracy story with a control that is all at once intellectual, primal, and brittle.
That day, like every other day, Tom Anderson got ready for work, said goodbye to his family, and went off to . . . a local coffee shop.
In hindsight, there was almost no point in reviewing Marvel’s Agents of Shield. This highly anticipated new series was probably the only fall pilot guaranteed of success.
What really sets Linsanity apart from other documentaries is the presence of faith basketball star Jeremy Lin gives to his interviews.
Funny script and whimsical tone give movie lovers an escape from the more mindless stories where the highlight is something blowing up.
“It’s called The Blacklist. That sounds exciting.” Quips James Spader’s character at the end of the first episode. Doubtless, NBC hopes the audience will think so too.
With eighteen stories, you might think the theme of forgiveness would run stale after a few chapters, but each testimony is unique.
More than just the chronicling of a young woman's misplaced ambition, new film Grace Unplugged shares connection with the Prodigal Son.
Rarely do new TV shows amass a sizable audience in their first few weeks. From the looks of things though, Brooklyn Nine-Nine aims to be the exception.
Newsboys deserve our respect for merely continuing to exist. There are hiccups in the album, but Newsboys should still carry on.
Never quite finds its footing—emotionally, comedically or otherwise. It's simply too ridiculous to be taken seriously.
Ownership is a powerful thing. It makes people feel things—things like love, pride, responsibility, and even jealousy.
If parents are looking to teach their children about the Freedom Marches, or even a simple tale of God’s love, Birmingham is their destination.
In itself, Steven Curtis Chapman’s The Glorious Unfolding may be the best testament to the message it carries.
There's a trend in animated movies to overplay themes of self-esteem and impossible dreams. But does that condemn the entire genre?
Considering how quickly artists and musical fads can move in—and out—of fashion these days, it’s particularly remarkable when an artist sustains the public’s interest.
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There's enough action to enjoy it, but this new Star Trek installment continues to show unfulfilled promise and a lack of strong themes.
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Most people know it’s only a matter of time before a popular book becomes a movie. The silver screen has a habit of capitalizing on anything the literary market happens to pull out.
In capturing a worldwide phenomenon, Morgan Spurlock clearly highlights the songs and what makes One Direction tick as people.