Clear parallels to the life of Christ and themes of sacrifice, redemption and love elevate Superman's story above mere entertainment.
- June 14, 2013 |
Born Kal-El of Krypton, adopted as Clark Kent by a humble Kansas farm couple, Superman is perhaps the world’s most famous superhero.
- June 14, 2013 |
In a summer of bloated blockbusters, this is one of the few movies everyone should see because of the message it sends: slavery is real.
Amy Grant said “the best part of waiting ten years to release a record of all new songs is the amount of life lived between projects—so much to write about.”
The premise is well-worn and far from original, but the execution of this family-focused story has a few flashes of brilliance.
It’s part of any artist’s innate nature to experiment, tinker and even divert from his/her signature style, and while it’s a bit of an adjustment for the audience, it’s often well worth the risk.
Stories about the war on terror in Afghanistan are a dime a dozen these days, but few can match the sleek, streamlined efficiency of Mel Odom’s latest, Renegade.
This tale of Space Camp competition and astronauts in peril works best if enjoyed multi-generationally.
The final product is strangely unsatisfying, moving into erotic, even perverse areas unsuited to Soderbergh's smooth, cold visual style.
Breaking onto the Christian music scene with their debut album, Love is the Evidence, new band Citizen Way has proved they are the artists to watch.
“What’s it like when the guy you married decides to marry God?” When Ruthie’s sister poses that question, she doesn’t have an answer.
As a worship leader for more than a decade now at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, Missouri, all of Misty Edwards’ most popular tracks have now made their way to Only a Shadow.
Baz Luhrmann captures the opulent decor and backs it with a hip-hop soundtrack that should feel out of place but works surprisingly well.
When it’s time to settle down with a book, there’s nothing quite so satisfying as a good mystery novel.
Considering that To Be Loved is currently the #1 album on Billboard’s Top 200 list, there’s no question that Canadian crooner Michael Bublé’s smooth, Sinatra-esque vocals have a wide range of appeal.
Tom Cruise plays yet another action hero with panache, but the timing is awful for a film with so many gun-related fatalities early on.
While some comic book movies become lazy and predictable, genuine surprises and character development keep Iron Man 3 from growing stale.
Bob Gersztyn owned a fine collection of 300 rock 'n roll albums in 1971, the year he accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Lord and Savior.
It's anything but a typical romantic comedy. Silver Linings Playbook is more like that genre's slightly unhinged cousin.