Machine Gun Preacher

Machine Gun Preacher

Note: Since this website is principally for teenagers, I don’t usually review R rated movies, but I thought this movie touches on some important themes: conversion, family, helping others, confronting violence.   This movie highlights the plight of orphans in southern Sudan, and what one man is trying to do to help them survive. Southern […]

Abduction

Abduction

  Pretty cool action movie, with a nice dash of romance. Young hearthrob Taylor Lautner stars as high school senior Nathan Harper in what I call a teen version of the Jason Bourne series. Actress Lilly Collins, plays Taylor’s love interest, and does a good job in the role. Taylor’s fans know that even before […]

Dolphin Tale

Dolphin Tale

Great movie. This is more than just a dolphin tale. Based on a true story,  the movie helps us see that healing often comes through friendships and through dedicating ourselves to something noble. See if you can pick up on the all the different relationships that go through a process of healing thanks to their […]

Back from the Dead, with a little help

Back from the Dead, with a little help

This is a story about believing in someone even when he makes mistakes. Super Bowl star Plaxico Buress has been on a roller coster ride the last few years. The ride just got even more interesting this week.   Hero gone bad   For everyone who follows professional football, the name of Plaxico Buress will […]