Category: Faith

Overlooked Gem: JOYEUX NOEL (2006)

By Jonathan Decker (Family therapist, film critic) It’s Christmas Eve on the battlefront. Both sides have seen heavy casualties and soul-numbing violence. Amidst the cold

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LIFE OF PI Family Movie Review

Welcome readers! This week I take a look at Life of Pi, director Ang Lee’s visually-stunning adaptation of the popular novel, and Rise of the

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OCTOBER BABY Family Movie Review

OCTOBER BABY review (Grade: A-) By Jonathan Decker Conveying several poignant messages with handsome production values and solid acting, October Baby emerges as an early

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THE MIGHTY MACS Family Movie Review

THE MIGHTY MACS REVIEW (GRADE: C) By Jonathan Decker Bogged down by an abundance of sports-movie cliches, occasionally flat dialogue, and uneven direction, the women’s

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REDEMPTION Family Movie Review

REDEMPTION (AKA FOR ROBBING THE DEAD) REVIEW (GRADE: A-)   By Jonathan Decker Like Saints and Soldiers before it, Redemption is a gritty and realistic offering from

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COURAGEOUS Family Movie Review

COURAGEOUS REVIEW (Grade: B+)   Courageous is the latest film from Sherwood Pictures, the Christian film studio responsible for uplifting faith-based fare such as Facing the

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