Category: Christian movie

“Redeeming Love” an overlong cross between Christian film, soft romance and exploitation film | Way of life

“Redeeming Love” is a cross between a Christian film, a soft romance and a demented exploitation film. It might sound like an intriguing combination, but the genres don’t go well together and make for an entertaining castaway. In addition to my many complaints about this movie, it’s worth remembering that it’s a poorly paced slog […]

Football movie lands first Christmas release date for Christian film

A film based on the life of famous footballer Kurt Warner hits theaters on December 25. For the first time ever, a Christian film opens at the Christmas box office. American Underdog opens December 25 everywhere, including Canada. “I’m where I am because I believed and never gave up… and that’s the message of the […]

Doris Ariole launches the first Christian movie streaming app in Africa

Doris Ariole, known as Storyteller, unveiled Hadassah Christian Entertainment Network, Africa’s premier Christian movie streaming app. HCENTV only focuses on celebrating the love and grace of God through films. The content is family-friendly and inspiring. The content isn’t just for Christians, as the films tell universal stories of human nature. The platform offers premium content, […]

Jamaican pastor from central Florida appears in new Christian film to be released in US

Jamaican pastor Rosemarie Roth appears in the Christian film “The Youngest Evangelist”. The film is based on a true story about John King, a 10 year old African American boy who preaches to his classmates in elementary school in 1980 about the salvation and love of Jesus. The film follows John as he faces many […]

Dennis Quaid stars in Christian movie I can only imagine

Even if you are not a Christian, there is a good chance that you are familiar with MercyMe’s song “I Can Only Imagine”. “I Can Only Imagine” has been featured on the Christian, Mainstream, and Country charts and has over a million downloads. It is probably the most popular Christian song of all time. But, […]

Christian film “Courageous” to be reissued in 2021

Through Jeannie Ortega Law, Christian Post reporter | Wednesday, October 28, 2020 Alex Kendrick, co-writer of the upcoming ‘Courageous’ film, talks about the film while his brother and co-writer Stephen Kendrick stands behind him during the announcement service on Sunday November 15, 2009 in Albany, Ga. | (Photo: Christian Post) Award-winning filmmakers Alex and Stephen […]

The Healing Garden is a very, very Christian movie (for better or for worse)

Kyriana Kratter and Danny Michael Mann in The Healing Garden. Photo from the movie trailer. I can’t tell you when you can see The healing garden. I understand the manufacturers are looking for a distributor now. But hopefully there will be one, because there is definitely an audience for a movie like this. It’s such […]

Here’s the first trailer for ‘Faith Based’ – The Christian Movie Satire You Knew Was Coming To Happen

Two adorable losers hatch a plan to make quick money for the faithful when they realize that in order to be successful in a Christian film, you don’t have to be a true Christian or a filmmaker. This is the configuration for Based on faith, starring Luke Barnett, Tanner Thomason, Margaret Cho, David Koechner, Lance […]

First fan-owned Christian film studio launched by religious filmmakers

This is the first time Christian fans will be able to help create faith-based family films. To spread the love of Christ, Called Higher Studios was formed as the very first fan-owned faith-based film studio, reports the Christian Post. Christian film executives Jason Brown and Ash Greyson chose to launch the new studio in Franklin, […]

First fan-owned Christian film studio launched by religious filmmakers

This is the first time that Christian fans will be able to help contribute to the creation of faith-based family films. To spread the love of Christ, Called Higher Studios was established as the first ever fan-owned faith-based film studio, the Christian Post reports. Christian filmmakers Jason Brown and Ash Greyson chose to launch the […]

Christian film ‘The Shack’ finds surprising solution to evil problem: polytheism

In the United States, churches in at least four states have filed lawsuits against the ban on religious gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic. A prominent Virginia pastor died in April of COVID-19, after preaching that “I firmly believe that God is greater than this dreaded virus.” A church elder, struggling to make sense of […]

This viral TikTok is the first Christian film masterpiece

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_aha7oJAXx/ There have been bad Christian films. There have been some good Christian films. There have even been one or two great Christian films. But has there ever been a faith-based cinematic experience that is so exquisite in its art, universal in its themes, and timeless in its message that it transcends to the level […]

This viral TikTok is the first masterpiece of Christian cinema

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_aha7oJAXx/ There have been bad Christian films. There have been good Christian films. There have even been one or two great Christian films. But has there ever been a faith-based cinematic experience that is so exquisite in its artistry, universal in its themes, and timeless in its message that it transcends to the level of […]

Nashville Christian Movie Coming On Demand

“I Still Believe,” a faith-based film chronicling the life of Nashville-based Christian music star Jeremy Camp, began on-demand Friday – two weeks after its theatrical debut. The film, made by Franklin-based creative team The Erwin Brothers, went into mass circulation on March 13, days before the novel cornavirus shut down virtually all theaters in America. […]

Watch the Creators of the Christian Film Industry Send “Based on Faith” Read the Nasty Comments

Back in spring 2019, Hollywood journalist wrote about a new film that will satirize the Christian film industry by focusing on “two dumb friends who realize that all denominational films make ‘buckets of money’ and then get on with doing one of those movies. ” Almost immediately, the mere mention of the concept angered Fox […]

Watch Christian Film Industry Creators Send ‘Faith-Based’ Comments Read Nasty Comments

In the spring of 2019, The Hollywood Reporter written about a new film that will satirize the Christian film industry by focusing on “two dumb friends who realize that all religious movies bring in ‘buckets of money’ and then set about making such a movie.” Almost immediately, the mere mention of the concept drew the […]

Christian movie review site blows up Netflix’s ‘The Family’

Christian movie review site Movieguide thinks about controversial new Netflix documentary Family is a “fanatical limited series” that portrays “Bible-believing Christian conservatives as power-hungry elitists and hypocrites.” From Jeff Sharlet’s book, Family is a docu-drama immersing in a prominent and secret Washington, DC-based Christian organization, the Fellowship Foundation, which has its tentacles spread all over […]

Gary Gentry of Kentucky behind the promotion of new Christian film, “Unplanned”, now in theaters

By Tom StultzKentucky today GREENVILLE, SC (KT) – Kentuckian Gary Gentry is passionate about his vital role in promoting the new Christian film, “Unplanned,” which opened in more than 1,000 theaters on March 29. He is passionate because he believes in the message of the film and because it is so close to his own […]

Tim Tebow directs the Christian film he always wanted to see

LOS ANGELES (RNS) —Tim Tebow, Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback, knows that being a good Christian doesn’t solve everything. Watching Christian movies grow up, Tebow had doubts when the main character started to pray and suddenly everything “was perfect”. Tim Tebow and his fiancee, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, attend the “Run the Race” premiere on […]

Tim Tebow is making the Christian movie he always wanted to see

Los Angeles • Tim Tebow, the Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback who is now preparing for his fourth season as a minor league baseball player, knows that being a good Christian doesn’t solve everything. Even while watching Christian movies growing up, Tebow had doubts when the main character started to pray and suddenly […]

The best Christian film ever made doesn’t come from the Christian entertainment industry

What if I told you the greatest Christian movie ever made wasn’t The passion of Christ? What if I told you that it was not produced by the Christian entertainment industry? What if I told you that those involved don’t want anything to do with being labeled “Christians”? The movie I’m talking about is Terrence […]

New Christian film “The Impossible”, telling the miraculous true story of a child’s resurrection, features stars from “That 70s Show”, “This is Us” and “Luke Cage”

Topher Grace appears in a screenshot from a Golden Globes video.YouTube / Golden Globes Topher Grace will star in an upcoming film adaptation of Joyce Smith’s bestselling “The Impossible: The Miraculous Story of a Mother’s Faith and Her Child’s Resurrection”. After playing a key foe of white supremacy in Spike Lee’s “Black Klansman,” Grace will […]

“I Can Only Imagine,” Christian Film About Song MercyMe, Amazes Hollywood

In an era when superheroes and anti-heroes dominate the box office, a short film depicting a Christian songwriter’s relationship with his abusive father surprised Hollywood with its third biggest ticket sale. And it’s all about a song. “I Can Only Imagine” grossed $ 17 million over the weekend, attracting an often underserved audience that has […]

‘Idahosa’, a new Christian film in honor of the late Archbishop Benson Idahosa

“Dad,” as he was affectionately called by church members and admirers, was the founder of Church of God Mission International; a Christian ministry headquartered in Benin City but which has impacted lives around the world. 19 years after Idahosa’s death, Edo-born filmmaker Stanlee Ohikhuare has started shooting his new film “Idahosa’s Trails”; a story about […]

Get Free Assault Rifle From Kevin Sorbo’s New Christian Movie

Photo: François Durand / Getty Images In the new action-adventure The Reliant, former Hercules Kevin Sorbo continues his Christ-style / Road to Calvary resurrection as a “faith-friendly” movie star, playing the patriarch of a family that finds itself pushed into the woods after the collapse of the US dollar has sparked violent mass riots. “Faced […]

The Christian filmmaker defends the use of swear words in his new religious film

October 13, 2017 | 6:54 p.m. A scene from the new Christian film Generational Sins A Christian movie that includes swearing in the script is bound to be uncomfortable with the faithful, but it’s not exactly won over by non-believers either. “Generational Sins” drops F-bombs as it dabbles in realistic storytelling instead of the more […]

The best Christian movie you have ever seen: Meet The Pretender

Thank God for Amazon Prime. Without it, we wouldn’t have access to swathes of terrible, obscure, and until recently removed from sale movies and TV shows that have found a new place in its back catalog. And in one corner, unexpectedly hidden away, is a veritable treasure trove of religious films that have faithfully waited […]

Does Scorsese’s “silence” promote the gospel or blasphemy?

*Warning: the following contains spoilers for the movie “Silence”* Martian scorsese Silence is a difficult film, not only artistically, but also theologically. Everything in the film seems designed to test its viewer; the epic length of 2 hours and 41 minutes, the brutal depictions of Christian persecution, the unanswered questions regarding faith, doubt and apostasy. […]

YouTube Blocked Trailer For Christian Movie “I’m Not Ashamed” For Months, Movie Executives Says

The producers of the Christian film “I’m Not Ashamed” were embroiled in a battle with YouTube after the video-sharing site removed the trailer for their film without any explanation. The video site has since reinstated the trailer, but those closest to the film say months away from the video-sharing site have hurt the film’s publicity. […]

What is the recipe for a successful Christian film?

“Miracles from Heaven,” a film based on the true story of a young girl’s miraculous recovery from an incurable disease, hit theaters on Wednesday March 16th. The denominational film opened at $ 1.9 million, a respectable figure in the competitive genre. “Miracles from Heaven” tells the story of 10-year-old Anna Beam who suffers from pseudo-obstruction […]

“Nowhere near a Christian film”, not enough Gospel

Left Behind has been added to the growing list of Christian Hollywood films.Facebook Reviews of the apocalyptic rapture starring Nicolas Cage swept the online world shortly after its release. It is worth mentioning that although 70 percent of the 10,000 people who saw the film on the big screen thought “Left Behind” was a good […]

Hollywood in Alabama? Recent films could kickstart the Christian film industry in Birmingham

Jon Erwin, standing by the table on the left, his brother Andy Erwin and actors Chris Sligh and James Austin Johnson, on the right, met fans of “October Baby” at the Lifeway Christian Store as the film was released on DVD on Tuesday, September 11, 2012. (Photo by Hal Yeager / The Birmingham News) BIRMINGHAM […]

Christian films in Birmingham, producers lured by state tax incentive

AJ Michalka, left, and James Denton, star of ‘Grace Unplugged’, a movie set in Birmingham. (Photo courtesy of “Grace Unplugged.”) BIRMINGHAM – AJ Michalka, star of the Christian-themed film “Grace Unplugged” which has been filming in Birmingham since mid-August, began her singing career in church. She plays the character of Grace Trey, a teenage church […]

Nigeria: World Capital of Christian Cinema

WHello Fireproof, Facing the giants, and The passion of Christ sparked discussions about a renaissance of Christian cinema in the United States, Nigerian Christians are actively contributing to the burgeoning Nigerian film industry known as Nollywood. Nollywood recently overtook Hollywood in film production, according to a UNESCO survey released in May. The Lagos-based industry has […]

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