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February 2013 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Cable channels fill broadcast network family movie void. As followed closely here, Walmart and P&G has made a valiant effort in recent years to bring family friendly television back […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Little network that could continues to build successful Uplifting Entertainment brand. GMC TV says it will debut the Easter-themed telefilm The Carpenter’s Miracle, on Saturday, March 30 at 7:00 […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Hollywood Parables.  EchoLight Studios is following through with its multi-million dollar commitment, announced earlier this year, to support the next generation of Christian filmmakers. The fast-growing film production […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Mass appeal? From The Hollywood Reporter: Kyle Chandler to Star in Showtime’s ‘The Vatican’ Pilot…The Vatican, a contemporary thriller about spirituality, power and politics, is set against the modern-day political […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Silence of the critics.  From The Wrap: NBC’s “Hannibal” adaptation will occupy the Thursdays at 10 p.m. time slot, starting April 4…The series, which has received a 13-episode order from […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. One of the most under-rated movies ever.   No doubt about it. Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan displayed great screen chemistry. But, for my money, their best romantic pairing […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. An alternative the budget sequester. They say politics is downstream of culture. So, let’s take a quick journey downstream. Here’s my suggested alternative to those proposed across-the-board cuts that […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Negative numbers. In the newly-released Fatherless, prolific Christian authors Dr. James Dobson and Kurt Bruner not only collaborate — while each taking their first stab at a novel.(Kurt Bruner, […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Ready, willing and Abel. With eight movies currently in the production pipeline and a western film slated to debut next month on The Hallmark Channel, Kevin Sorbo is easily […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. From Vampires: Out for Blood to Abel’s Field.  So, it turns out Anne Rice isn’t the only one who can make the transition from spinning vampire tales to Christian-themed material.  […]