The “hidden” part of the boyhood of Jesus is imaginatively created by combing Infant Gospel miracles with stories from the Gospels of Luke & Matthew.
In this Issue: The Secret Life of Words, Good Vibrations, Knight of Cups, Embrace of the Serpent, The Young Messiah, Son of Saul, 10 Cloverfield Lane, The Witch, Deadpool, and more.
Eye in the Sky Rated R. Running time: 1 hour 42 min. Matthew 10:28-30. This is a fascinating exploration of the ethics of our nation’s engagement in drone warfare to fight terrorists. Helen Mirren plays a British-USA-Kenyan team that has been tracking down a Brit married to a Somali terrorist for six years. Thanks to …
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Filmmakers insert an action-packed animal story into a fusion of Matthew & Luke’s Nativity stories, supposedly making this more exciting for young viewers.
This is the story of the last few years of the life of Dr. Korczak, well known for his writing & radio broadcasts, when the Nazis forced all Jews into t. Warsaw Ghetto, and he tried to protect children in his orphanage from deportation.
Dr. Korczak, a famous doc & children’s advocate in 1930s Poland, tries to protect the 200 kids in his orphanage in the Warsaw Ghetto, devoting his all when this proves impossible.
Son of God retells the Life of Christ, from his birth to his crucifixion and resurrection.
We’re now three fifths of the way through the History Channel’s reworking of the Bible, and what a reworking it is! The scriptwriters seem to inflate the violence of the Bible (and there is no denying that there is a lot in the original text) in every possible way, from the Ninja fight scene in …
Rated PG-13. Our ratings: V-6; L-1; S/N-1 . Running time: 2 hours 22 min. You shall not oppress a resident alien; you know the heart of an alien, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt. Exodus 23:9 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility regard others as better than yourselves. …