Category: Movie Reviews

Gifted Hands

“Gifted Hands,” is the true story of renown pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. Ben Carson.  Dr. Carson’s early life begins in Detroit, Michigan where he struggled in elementary school until his mother realized he needed to wear glasses.  The glasses improved his grades but he still…

Midnight Clear

“Midnight Clear” is a story about five different people all struggling emotionally for various reasons on Christmas Eve.  Lefty is an alcoholic who has just lost his job.  He also got kicked out of his house for not paying rent and is living in…

Angel in the House

Alex and Zoey, a young married couple, are struggling to conceive another child after the tragic death of their five year old son in a traffic accident.  Two years have gone by with no luck.  In an effort to fill the void left behind…

2nd Greatest

2nd Greatest is a reference to the second greatest commandment which is to love your neighbor as yourself.  This film is based on the true story of the Neighborhood Rehabilitation program in Golden, Colorado organized by a local pastor and carried out by an…

Seasons of Gray

Brady Gray, a man in his twenties, is the son of a wealthy rancher who married a second time later in life.  Unfortunately, Brady’s mom died and as a result Brady has become his father’s favorite son.  This is a problem for Brady because…

The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry

Dustin, Albert, and Mark are twelve-year-old friends spending their summer together in a small town in 1970.  Dustin has a crush on Tanya and gets his friends to help him figure out a way to get her attention.  He is way too shy to…

Glorious

“Glorious,” is a true story about a young boy named Vince growing up in Chicago.  Tormented by a physically abusive step-father, Vince looks elsewhere for a family connection and ends up as a gang member at the age of twelve.  Older gang members let…

The Longest Journey

Huntington’s disease has been described as a culmination of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and ALS; all formidable challenges on their own.  In addition, Huntington’s often develops in younger people who are in the prime of their life.  “The Longest Journey,” is a documentary about Sharon Shaffer…

Faith’s Song

Faith is a talented teenage singer who solos in the church choir.  She has two loving parents and lots of close friends.  Faith is living a joyful life until the tragic death of her parents in a car crash.  Now she has to leave…

Two Steps from Hope

This film was written and produced by Jr. High and High School students from Indiana, assisted by filmmaker George Johnson.  This was a church sponsored summer project with the goal of communicating the Gospel through film.  With that in mind, the result is awesome!…

Fireproof

“Fireproof” is the story of a fire captain, Caleb, who is struggling through a difficult marriage.  Caleb and his wife Catherine are constantly arguing and have become distant living separate lives while living in the same house.  A major point of concern for Catherine…

Eternal Salvation

This is the story of an extraordinarily successful investment banker, Jonathan Wright, who is promoted to Senior Vice President of business relations for a major banking firm.  His future looks bright until he suddenly collapses on the golf course due to a serious brain…