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Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) By Taika Waititi - Movie Review

Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) By Taika Waititi - Movie Review

Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) Director: Taika Waititi Writers: Taika Waititi, Jennifer Kaytin Robinson (written by) Stan Lee, Jason Aaron (based on the Marvel comics by) Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Tessa Thompson, Taika Waititi, Russell Crowe, Chris Pratt,...


Elvis (2022) By Baz Luhrmann - Movie Review

Elvis (2022) By Baz Luhrmann - Movie Review

Elvis (2022) Director: Baz Luhrmann Writers: Baz Luhrmann, Sam Bromell, Craig Pearce (screenplay by) Stars: Tom Hanks, Austin Butler, Olivia DeJonge, Helen Thomson, Richard Roxburgh, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Tony Nixon, Anthony Phelan, Kodi Smit-McPhee, David Wenham, Run Time: 159min Rated: PG...


Top Gun: Maverick (2022) By Joseph Kosinski - Movie Review

Top Gun: Maverick (2022) By Joseph Kosinski - Movie Review

Posted in 2022 / Pastor Ted Giese / Vocation / Movie Review / issuesetc.org

Top Gun: Maverick (2022) Director: Joseph Kosinski Writer: Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr. (based on characters created by) and Peter Craig (story by) Stars: Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller, Jon Hamm, Charles Parnell, Glen Powell, Monica Barbaro, Lewis Pullman, Bashir Salahuddin, Lyliana...


Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022) By Sam Raimi - Movie Review

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022) By Sam Raimi - Movie Review

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022) Director: Sam Raimi Writer: Michael Waldron Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen, Xochitl Gomez, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jett Klyne, Julian Hilliard, Hayley Atwell, Anson Mount, Lashana Lynch, John...


The Northman (2022) By Robert Eggers - Movie Review

The Northman (2022) By Robert Eggers - Movie Review

The Northman (2022) Director: Robert Eggers Writers: Sjón, Robert Eggers Stars: Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Ethan Hawke, Anya Taylor-Joy, Gustav Lindh, Elliott Rose, Olwen Fouéré, Eldar Skar, Björk, Kate Dickie, Ralph Ineson, Oscar Novak and Willem Dafoe Runtime:...


Father Stu (2022) By Rosalind Ross - Movie Review

Father Stu (2022) By Rosalind Ross - Movie Review

Father Stu (2022) Director: Rosalind Ross Writer: Rosalind Ross Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, Jacki Weaver, Teresa Ruiz, Malcolm McDowell, Cody Fern, Niko Nicotera, Aaron Moten, Carlos Leal Runtime: 124min Rated: 14A (Canada) R (MPAA) for language throughout. Listen here for audio of...


The Oscars the 94th Academy Awards 2022

The Oscars the 94th Academy Awards 2022

Listen here for audio of radio interviews about films from a Christian perspective with Pastors Ted Giese and Todd Wilken on IssuesEtc.org where Christianity meets culture. Click on the banner below to listen to a near 1 hour interview about the 2022 Oscars The Oscars can be a complex and...


Nightmare Alley (2021) By Guillermo del Toro - Movie Review

Nightmare Alley (2021) By Guillermo del Toro - Movie Review

Nightmare Alley (2021) Director: Guillermo del Toro Writers: Guillermo del Toro, Kim Morgan (screenplay by) William Lindsay Gresham (based on the novel by) Stars: Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Toni Collette, Willem Dafoe, Richard Jenkins, Rooney Mara, Ron Perlman, Peter MacNeill,...


The Batman (2022) By Matt Reeves - Movie Review

The Batman (2022) By Matt Reeves - Movie Review

The Batman 2022 Directed by: Matt Reeves Writers: Matt Reeves, Peter Craig, Bill Finger (Batman created by) Stars: Robert Pattinson, Zoë Kravitz, Jeffrey Wright, Colin Farrell, Paul Dano, John Turturro, Andy Serkis, Peter Sarsgaard, Jayme Lawson, Rupert Penry-Jones Runtime: 175min...


Book Of The Month For March 2022:  Eternal Anthems: The Story Behind Your Favorite Hymns

Book Of The Month For March 2022: Eternal Anthems: The Story Behind Your Favorite Hymns

Posted in 2022 / Faith / Faithfulness / issuesetc.org / Book of the Month

Eternal Anthems: The Story Behind Your Favorite Hymns by Concordia Publishing House 2022 / Paperback / 224 Pages Overview Have you wondered why our beloved hymns were written? What influenced the writers to craft these words that proclaim the Gospel? Learn more about the words you love to...


Death on the Nile (2022) By Kenneth Branagh - Movie Review

Death on the Nile (2022) By Kenneth Branagh - Movie Review

Death on the Nile (2022) Directed by: Kenneth Branagh Writers: Michael Green (screenplay by) Agatha Christie (based upon the novel by) Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer, Emma Mackey, Rose Leslie, Annette Bening, Tom Bateman, Sophie Okonedo, Letitia Wright, Ali Fazal, Russell...


Don't Look Up (2021) By Adam McKay - Movie Review

Don't Look Up (2021) By Adam McKay - Movie Review

Don't Look Up (2021) Directed by: Adam McKay Writers: Adam McKay (screenplay) David Sirota (story by) Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Rob Morgan, Jonah Hill, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Timothée Chalamet, Ron Perlman, Ariana Grande, Kid Cudi, Himesh...


Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) by Jon Watts - Movie Review

Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) by Jon Watts - Movie Review

Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) Directed by: Jon Watts Writers: Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers (screenplay) Stan Lee, Steve Ditko (based on the Marvel comic book by) Stars: Tom Holland, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau, Tobey Maguire, Andrew Garfield, Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina,...


Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021) Jason Reitman - Movie Review

Ghostbusters: Afterlife (2021) Jason Reitman - Movie Review

Ghostbusters: Afterlife 2021 by Jason Reitman Writers: Gil Kenan, Jason Reitman (written by) Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis (based on the 1984 Ghostbusters, written by) Stars: Mckenna Grace, Logan Kim, Finn Wolfhard, Paul Rudd, Carrie Coon, Celeste O'Connor, Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson,...


The French Dispatch (2021) by Wes Anderson - Movie Review

The French Dispatch (2021) by Wes Anderson - Movie Review

The French Dispatch of the Liberty, Kansas Evening Sun (2021) by Wes Anderson Writers: Wes Anderson (story and screenplay by), Roman Coppola, Hugo Guinness, Jason Schwartzman (story by) Stars: Benicio Del Toro, Adrien Brody, Tilda Swinton, Léa Seydoux, Frances McDormand, Timothée Chalamet,...


DUNE: Part One (2021) By Denis Villeneuve - Movie Review

DUNE: Part One (2021) By Denis Villeneuve - Movie Review

Dune: Part One by Denis Villeneuve Writers: Jon Spaihts, Denis Villeneuve, Eric Roth (screenplay by) Frank Herbert (based on the novel Dune written by) Stars: Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Oscar Isaac, Jason Momoa, Stellan Skarsgård, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Josh Brolin,...


No Time To Die (2021) By Cary Joji Fukunaga - Movie Review

No Time To Die (2021) By Cary Joji Fukunaga - Movie Review

No Time to Die (2021) by Cary Joji Fukunaga Writers: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Cary Joji Fukunaga, Phoebe Waller-Bridge (screenplay by), Ian Fleming (character by) Stars: Daniel Craig, Léa Seydoux, Rami Malek, Lashana Lynch, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Rory Kinnear, Jeffrey...


The Suicide Squad (2021) By James Gunn - Movie Review

The Suicide Squad (2021) By James Gunn - Movie Review

The Suicide Squad 2021 Director: James Gunn Writer: James Gunn Stars: Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Sylvester Stallone, Daniela Melchior, David Dastmalchian, Viola Davis, Joel Kinnaman, Jai Courtney, Michael Rooker, Nathan Fillion, Peter Capaldi, Juan Diego Botto, Joaquín Cosio, Sean...


The Green Knight (2021) By David Lowery - Movie Review

The Green Knight (2021) By David Lowery - Movie Review

The Green Knight (2021) by David Lowery Writer: David Lowery (Screenplay), Anonymous (late 14th-century Middle English chivalric romance poem) Stars: Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Ralph Ineson, Barry Keoghan, Erin Kellyman, Joel Edgerton,...


Book Of the Month for June 2021:  Look Inside Connected to Christ: Witnessing in Everyday Life

Book Of the Month for June 2021: Look Inside Connected to Christ: Witnessing in Everyday Life

Posted in 2021 / Evangelism / issuesetc.org / KFUOam.org / Book of the Month

Connected to Christ: Witnessing in Everyday Life By Mark Wood 2021/Paperback / 112 Pages Overview: Witnessing starts simply: with one person, broken by sin, speaking to another broken person. Together, they follow the Holy Spirit’s guidance to find the ultimate Healer: Christ. It...