A black man serves as cook for a single mother & her young daughter, supposedly for 6 months the mother has to live, but after 6 years, he is still there, & even after the mother dies, he stays in touch with the daughter.
Rated PG. Our ratings: V- 2; L- 1; S/N-2 . Running time: 1 hour 30 min. In everything a prudent man acts with knowledge, but a fool flaunts his folly. Proverbs 13:16 (RSV) On the way to Cannes. (c) 2007 Universal Studios After a boring experience trying to stay focused on the first Mr. Bean …
The October 2016 issue of Visual Parables features reviews on Snowden, The Innocents, Sully, Mr. Church, Diary of a Chambermaid, Little Men, and more.
On the 1st day of 1st grade Mary’s teacher discovers she is gifted in math, setting off a fight between her uncle raising her & his mother over how to do so–in a normal school as he promised her deceased mother, his sister, or isolated in a school for geniuses.
Opra Winfrey interviews the cast and the 5 falsely accused ‘Central Park Five’ in this cable documentary about the miniseries When They See Us.
Our new week of Lenten reflections on faith and film focus on stories about mothers. Click on the title of this week’s collection to read all seven reflections.
Our new week of Lenten reflections on faith and film focus on stories about fathers in movies and in scripture. Click on the title of this week’s collection, here.
We continue our Lenten journey in film and Scripture. The last two meditations will be added later today. There are embedded links in most of the titles that will take you to a full review of the film. March 17, 2nd Sunday in Lent. Selma But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like …
Places in the Heart, set in 1930s Texas, is the story of a black field hand helping a widowed white produce a successful cotton harvest, ending with an unusual Communion service.
The story of Freddie Mercury and the rise of Queen is told wityh lots of their music.