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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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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 …Read More

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, …Read More

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 …Read More

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.  …Read More