Before You Vote, Watch ‘Vertigo’
What Hitchcock's thriller can teach us about sexism, nostalgia, and the gospel's call to justice.
What Hitchcock's thriller can teach us about sexism, nostalgia, and the gospel's call to justice. Before You Vote, Watch 'Vertigo'. What Hitchcock's thriller
Will Christians Read Beth Moore’s First Novel?
Stats show that Christian readers prefer nonfiction. But some are betting that’s going to change.
The top Christian genres: historical fiction (66%), romance (52%), contemporary (51%), romantic suspense (50%), suspense/thriller/ legal thriller (47%) and mystery/espionage (45%).
How Spanish Church Music Inspired the Film Score for 'Risen'
A conversation with the biblical thriller's composer.
A conversation with the biblical thriller's composer. Yes, this is true. At the resolution of this story, the music becomes a bit more biblical, but 80% of the score sounds like a thriller.
Shouldn’t a thriller be a little more . . . thrilling?
The Gift. Shouldn't a thriller be a little more . . . thrilling? 1; 2; 3; 4. (11 user ratings)ADD YOURS. Mpaa Rating R (For language.). Genre Thriller. Directed By
How 'Stranger Things' Re-Enchants the World
The Netflix show, along with 'Midnight Special,' Frank Peretti's novels, and even Pokemon Go are trying to fill a void.
monsters, like those that spring from the twisted imagination of Guillermo del Toro (Pan's Labyrinth); government conspiracies, straight out of The X-Files; horror-thriller hybrids lifted
Hell or High Water
Looking for peace in all the wrong places.
Hell or High Water. Looking for peace in all the wrong places. Kenneth R. Morefield/ September 1, 2016. Hell or High Water. 1 of 2. Courtesy of CBS Films. Hell or High Water.
A remarkably morally dense and thrilling look at people, politics, and the power that controls the two.
Sicario is a spectacular thriller, but it is first a good movie, and a thriller second. It's possible to appreciate Sicario just as a thriller, but that would only just scratch the surface of the film.
This is what happens when you give a mediocre thriller script to a world-class director.
Blackhat. This is what happens when you give a mediocre thriller script to a world-class director. Kenneth R. Morefield/ January 16, 2015. Universal Pictures.
Time-travel thriller asks whether our actions are foreordained, or a matter of choice.
Predestination. Time-travel thriller asks whether our actions are foreordained, or a matter of choice. Mark Moring/ January 9, 2015. Ben King / Signature
Cultsploitation and True Believers
Being duped and blinded to the truth is no laughing matter. So why are we so obsessed with cults?
up.”. Warner Bros. Jaeden Lieberher in 'Midnight Special'. In Jeff Nichols's sci-fi thriller Midnight Special, the characters escape a cult early on. When we
2013 Movie Picks: Tim Wainwright
A journey, a rom-com, a dark comedy, a thriller, a horror film, and a movie about Linda Lovelace.
A journey, a rom-com, a dark comedy, a thriller, a horror film, and a movie about Linda Lovelace. 2013 Movie Picks: Tim Wainwright. A journey, a rom
Rife with biblical allusions and ostensibly grounded in an old fashioned exploration of good vs. evil, Prisoners is more than just your standard kidnapping thriller.
good vs. evil, Prisoners is more than just your standard kidnapping thriller. Prisoners. vs. evil, Prisoners is more than just your standard kidnapping thriller. Brett
Dispatch from Berlinale–'Midnight Special'
The latest from Jeff Nichols that is something quite different beneath the scifi surface.
Midnight Special has the most in common with Nichols's second film, Take Shelter, a taut thriller about both our age of anxiety and the meaning of commitment and marriage.
First Love, Last Love: Courtship Culture and the Teen Cancer Romance
Movies like 'A Walk to Remember,' 'Twilight,' and 'The Fault in Our Stars' have picked up on a key facet of the way we talk about teen romance.
I'm reminded of an exchange from Michael Mann's 1995 crime-thriller Heat between bank robber Neil McCauley (Robert De Niro) and detective Vincent Hanna (Al Pacino):