Reel Spirituality

An In-Depth Look at “Pope Francis: A Man of His Word”

Guest Columnist Elijah Davidson, Fuller Theological Seminary Wim Wenders—he of Paris, Texas and Wings of Desire and, more recently, Pina and The Salt of the Earth fame—has made a documentary about the teachings of Pope Francis. The film is about as straightforward as a documentary can be. Pope Francis looks into your eyes and lays out the things he believes are most urgent for […]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – A Liturgy

Guest Columnist Elijah Davidson, Fuller Theological Seminary Star Wars: The Last Jedi picks up right where the last film in this trilogy left off. The First Order is closing in on Leia’s rebels, threatening to destroy them. Rey, Chewbacca, and R2-D2 are offering an old lightsaber to a hermitic Luke Skywalker asking him for help sparking […]

Denzel Washington Has Always Known His Calling

  By LEAH MARIEANN KLETT ( ) Denzel Washington revealed that while shooting the forthcoming film, “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” he and producer and writer Dan Gilroy prayed and read the Bible every day. “God put us together,” Washington the 62-year-old Academy Award winner told The Gospel Herald during a press junket at the […]

Kevin and Sam Sorbo on New Sean Hannity Film ‘Let There Be Light’ (Exclusive Interview)

by Leah Marieann Klett Kevin Sorbo’s wife Sam Sorbo co-wrote the film and both star in it accompanied by their two sons. Sean Hannity serves as an executive producer. “Hercules” actor Kevin Sorbo is one of the most well-known faces in the Christian film industry, appearing in a slew of hit films including “Soul […]

‘War Room’ Actor T.C. Stallings Says Timing of New Faith-Based Film ‘A Question of Faith’ a ‘God Thing’

  By LEAH MARIEANN KLETT Actor T.C. Stallings is prolific in the faith-based film industry, from “Courageous” to his break-out performance as Tony Jordan in the 2015 hit film, “War Room.” Now, he’s appearing alongside Richard T. Jones, Kim Fields, and CCM artist Jaci Velasquez in “A Question of Faith,” hitting theaters September 29. From […]

‘The Stray’ Movie Director Recounts Terrifying Moment He Was Struck by Lightning – And The One Word that Saved His Life

By: Leah Marieann Klett Mitch Davis was camping with his 9-year-old son, two other little boys, and his dog, Pluto in the remote mountains of Colorado when tragedy struck – literally. “The actual memory of the moment is completely erased, but the boys tell me that lightning came through the roof of the tent, hit […]

The Cultivation Theory

We don’t do a lot of television reviews at Yet. But we’re watching closely and studying the Cultivation Theory Cultivation theory examines the long-term effects of television. “The primary proposition of cultivation theory states that the more time people spend ‘living’ in the television world, the more likely they are to believe social reality […]

Finding Our Disruptive God in The Movies

What Does Disruption Look like For Us? It is so tricky deciding what movies to watch! Where are the boundary lines amidst the gray areas? Who defines words like family, love, grace, faith? What is great entertainment? I watched a Q Talk recently by Mark Deymaz, and while his message was primarily about segregation, I zeroed […]