If this is Hayao Miyazaki's final film, it's a fitting farewell to an artist who inspired wonder in millions of fans both young and old.
- February 27, 2014 |
Hailed by many to be one the best Disney films in decades, Frozen has been warming the hearts of viewers both young and old.
A heartwarming message and strong production values are bogged down by an unnecessary dichotomy between faith and using our talents.
Even a sucker for a good sappy tale won't find much to love in the hollow story of a ridiculous couple in a frowned-upon love affair.
For most people, Lifetime movies are basically a love ‘em or hate ‘em proposition. And for anyone who really enjoys them, it’s typically more of a guilty pleasure than anything else.
- February 13, 2014 |
This rapid-fire laugh machine is a wildly inventive, highly enjoyable and thoroughly entertaining family film when we least expect it.
- February 13, 2014 |
For whatever reason, Is Anybody Out There? is one of those albums where there isn't a lot of depth and excitement beyond that initial single.
While looking for a new directorial project that captured his attention, Clooney first became aware of the book, The Monuments Men by Robert M. Edsel.
Our 8-person panel of editors and film critics has weighed in on our top films of 2013 based on strong themes and original stories.
Probably won't be considered an animated classic, but it’s sure a lot of fun as it embraces the spirit of Judi Barrett’s original work.
Thrive builds upon the visual provided by Psalm 1:3, a verse describing the blessed man as being “like a tree planted by streams of water . . . In all that he does, he prospers.”
Coming to Nashville from California with a name that’s ripe for well-played sound bites and tour slogans, singer Jon Pardi rocks the role of rowdy country musician.
An early word of warning: the playful mandolins, banjo, hand claps, and foot stomps on Thrive are as light as this record gets.
Tom Hanks carries the weight of this observational piracy story with a control that is all at once intellectual, primal, and brittle.
With a true gift for imagination, even with the Christian romance titles she also writes, Paul’s latest work, One Realm Beyond from the “Realm Walkers” series, is also right on the money.
It’s supposed to be “a modern-day parable” but are parables really supposed to be this depressing?
When Sara Bareilles found out that her new album was nominated for Album of the Year in this year’s Grammy Awards, Bareilles simply “ran around screaming my head off”.
Quite the opposite of feel-good cinema, but director Lee Daniels is mostly successful in satisfying his multi-faceted objectives.
A comedy that deals with serious themes but manages to stay light enough on its feet that any moments of heavy-handedness are forgivable.
- January 09, 2014 |