"...whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable - if anything is excellent or praiseworthy, think about such things" - Phil 4:8

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Articles, Commentaries, Interviews, and Other Musings from Preview Editor Phil Boatwright
A Long Way Off on DVD
More and more faith & family films are hitting the market place. Sadly, not all of them are entertaining, well-made, or spiritually fulfilling. If a film made with the best of Christian intention does not live up to its source material, it’s my job to warn you. So, consider yourselves warned.
Are You Cheating Yourself?
The best special effects are not found in computer-generated imagery, but in the story, characters and performances. The most endearing films can, like biblical parables, nourish the spirit rather than just throttle the nervous system.
Home is Where the Heart Is
Though I would hesitate to call it a spiritually impacting movie, there does seem to a spiritual awareness found in several characters. What the film does share is the need for human support....
Amber Alert: Terror on the Highway
It has a kind of made-for-Lifetime TV feel as the producer seems bent on explaining how the Amber Alert system works.  Mr. Berenger stands out among the cast as the frightening and deranged ex-con.
Heaven is for Real
Wow! Imagine, a movie in theaters that bespeaks of the reality of God and Heaven! Heaven is for Real has been well crafted so as to suggest the existence of Jesus and angels, and that Heaven is a place of the beauty of Earth multiplied.

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