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Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) By J.J. Abrams - Initial Response Spoiler Free Review

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) By J.J. Abrams - Initial Response Spoiler Free Review

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) Directed by: J.J. Abrams Writers: Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Arndt Stars: Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Peter Mayhew, Adam Driver, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Mark Hamill, Run Time: 135 min Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) for...


Star Wars - Original Trilogy (1977-1983) Honour Your Father? Thoughts on the 4th Commandment and Star Wars

Star Wars - Original Trilogy (1977-1983) Honour Your Father? Thoughts on the 4th Commandment and Star Wars

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 here for a spoiler free review of Episode VII Star Wars The Force Awakens) The Fourth and the Force At this...


Spotlight (2015) Directed By Tom McCarthy - Movie Review

Spotlight (2015) Directed By Tom McCarthy - Movie Review

Spotlight Directed by: Tom McCarthy Writers: Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy (screenplay) Stars: Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Brain d'Arcy James, Liev Schreiber, Stanley Tucci, Billy Crudup, Len Cariou, Jamey Sheridan, Neal Huff, Richard Jenkins, Run Time: 128 min Rated: 14A (Canada)...


The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 (2015) Directed By Francis Lawrence - Movie Review

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 (2015) Directed By Francis Lawrence - Movie Review

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Directed by: Francis LawrenceWriters: Peter Craig, Danny Strong (screenplay), Suzanne Collins (book) Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Donald Sutherland, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Woody Harrelson, Julianne MooreRun Time: 137 min...


Spectre (2015) Directed by Sam Mendes - Movie Review

Spectre (2015) Directed by Sam Mendes - Movie Review

Spectre (2015) Directed by: Sam MendesWriters: John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Jez Butterworth (screenplay), Ian Fleming (characters) Stars: Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Léa Seydoux, Christoph Waltz, Dave Bautista, Monica Bellucci, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Jesper...


Notes & Audio Recaps for A.D. The Bible Continues - IssuesEtc

Notes & Audio Recaps for A.D. The Bible Continues - IssuesEtc

Listen here for audio of radio interviews about films/TV from a Christian perspective with Pastors Ted Giese and Todd Wilken on IssuesEtc.org where Christianity meets culture. Episode 1:...


Bridge of Spies (2015) Directed by Steven Spielberg - Movie Review

Bridge of Spies (2015) Directed by Steven Spielberg - Movie Review

Bridge of Spies Directed by: Steven Spielberg Writers: Matt Charman, Ethan and Joel Coen Stars: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Austin Stowell, Alan Alda, Amy Ryan, Dakin Matthews, Scott Shepherd Run Time: 141 min Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) for some violence and brief strong language...


The Martian (2015) Directed By Ridley Scott - Movie Review

The Martian (2015) Directed By Ridley Scott - Movie Review

The Martian Directed by: Ridley Scott Writers: Drew Goddard (screenplay); Andy Weir (book) Stars: Matt Damon, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Peña, Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Sean Bean, Kristen Wiig, Benedict Wong Run Time: 141 min Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13(MPAA) for some strong language,...


Black Mass (2015) Directed By Scott Cooper - Movie Review

Black Mass (2015) Directed By Scott Cooper - Movie Review

Black Mass Directed by: Scott Cooper Writers: Mark Mallouk, Jez Butterworth (screenplay); Dick Lehr, Gerard O'Neill (book) Stars: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, David Harbour, Kevin Bacon, Peter Sarsgaard, Julianne Nicholson, Luke Ryan Run Time:...


Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) Directed By Wes Ball - Movie Review

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) Directed By Wes Ball - Movie Review

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Directed by: Wes Ball Writers: T.S. Nowlin (screenplay); James Dashner (book) Stars: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki Hong Lee, Jacob Lofland, Rosa Salazar, Lili Taylor, Patricia Clarkson, Giancarlo Esposito, Barry Pepper, Aidan...


Fantastic Four (2015) by Josh Trank- Movie Review

Fantastic Four (2015) by Josh Trank- Movie Review

Fantastic Four (2015) Directed by: Josh Trank Written by: Jeremy Slater, Simon Kinberg, Josh Trank Stars: Miles Teller, Tobias Kebbell, Jamie Bell, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara Run Time: 100min. Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, and language Listen...


Ant-Man (2015) by Peyton Reed - Movie Review

Ant-Man (2015) by Peyton Reed - Movie Review

Ant-Man (2015) Directed by: Peyton Reed Written by: Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish, Adam McKay, Paul Rudd Stars: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Corey Stoll, Abby Ryder Fortson, Anthony Mackie, Judy Greer Run Time: 117min. Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) for sci-fi...


Terminator Genisys (2015) by Alan Taylor - Movie Review

Terminator Genisys (2015) by Alan Taylor - Movie Review

Terminator Genisys (2015) Directed by: Alan TaylorWritten by: Laeta Kalogridis, Patrick LussierStars: Emilia Clarke, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Jai CourtneyRun Time: 126min. Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and gunplay throughout, partial nudity...


Recap & Review - Episode 12 / A.D. The Bible Continues

Recap & Review - Episode 12 / A.D. The Bible Continues

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. Listen to this recap and review of Episode 12 "The Abomination" of A.D. The Bible Continues. Rev. Ted Giese is...


Jurassic World (2015) by Colin Trevorrow - Movie Review

Jurassic World (2015) by Colin Trevorrow - Movie Review

Jurassic World (2015) Directed by: Colin Trevorrow Written by: Colin Trevorrow, Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver Stars: Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt, Ty Simpkins, Nick Robinson, Irrfan Khan, BD Wong, Judy Greer, Vincent D'Onofrio Run Time: 124min. Rated: PG (Canada) PG-13 (MPAA) for...


Recap & Review - Episode 11 / A.D. The Bible Continues

Recap & Review - Episode 11 / A.D. The Bible Continues

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. Listen to this recap and review of Episode 11 "Rise Up" of A.D. The Bible Continues and watch for...


Recap & Review - Episode 10 / A.D. The Bible Continues

Recap & Review - Episode 10 / A.D. The Bible Continues

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. Listen to this recap and review of Episode 10 "Brother's in Arms" of A.D. The Bible Continues and watch for...


Recap & Review - Episode 9 / A.D. The Bible Continues

Recap & Review - Episode 9 / A.D. The Bible Continues

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. Listen to this recap and review of Episode 9 "Saul's Return" of A.D. The Bible Continues and watch for...


Recap & Review - Episode 8 / A.D. The Bible Continues

Recap & Review - Episode 8 / A.D. The Bible Continues

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. Listen to this recap and review of Episode 8 "The Road to Damascus" of A.D. The Bible Continues and watch for...


Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) by George Miller - Movie Review

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) by George Miller - Movie Review

Mad Max Fury Road (2015) Directed by: George Miller Written by: George Miller, Brendan McCarthy, Nick Lathouris Stars: Charlize Theron, Tom Hardy, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Zoe Kravitz, Abbey Lee Run Time: 120min Rated: 14A (Canada) R (MPAA) for intense sequences of violence...