GLADIATOR: Strength and Honor | FCC 107

This image from GLADIATOR shows Russell Crowe as Maximus.

Using strength and honor to gain the victory over death is a heavy Christian theme in Ridley Scott’s classic film GLADIATOR. Join us as we discuss this theme and so much more on this episode of the Finding Christ in Cinema podcast. For your convenience you will find each podcast … Continue reading

MOCKINGJAY Part 2: An Ever-Present Help In Times Of Trouble | FCC 106

This image from MOCKINGJAY PART 2 shows Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen.

Katniss Everdeen is an ever-present help in times of trouble, and she is on a mission to create a new heaven and a new earth. Join us as we discuss these Christian themes and so much more in HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY Part 2 on this episode of the Finding Christ in … Continue reading

ZOOTOPIA: Light of the World | FCC 105

This image from ZOOTOPIA shows the animals in the street with their cell phones.

Encouraging and healing one another with gracious words and being the light of the world and the salt of the earth are just some of the Christian themes we found in Disney’s latest summer hit ZOOTOPIA. Join us as we discuss these and so much more on this episode of … Continue reading

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS Part 2 | FCC 104

This image from HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS PART 2 shows Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter and Ralph Fiennes as Voldemort.

As we finish our tour of the Christian themes within the Wizarding World, we discuss Harry Potter as the Christ-figure, Dumbledore as omniscient, Snape as ever-loving…always…and many other threads that make this story a classic. Join us as we conclude the Harry Potter series with HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY … Continue reading

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS Part 1 | FCC 103

This image from HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS Part 1 shows Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson as Harry, Ron, and Hermione.

Finding and obtaining Slytherin’s Locket was no easy task, and destroying it is proving to be an even harder one. But in his last will and testament, Dumbledore has bequeathed special gifts to Harry, Ron, and Hermione that will prove most helpful. On this episode of the Finding Christ In … Continue reading

BATMAN v SUPERMAN ULTIMATE EDITION | FCC 102

This image from BATMAN V SUPERMAN ULTIMATE EDITION shows Henry Cavill as Superman and Ben Affleck as Batman.

Batman and Superman are initially divided by the schemes of Lex Luthor, Jr. but are ultimately united under the love and care of Martha. In this episode of the Finding Christ In Cinema podcast, we discuss this and more Christian themes in Zack Snyder’s latest film BATMAN v SUPERMAN ULTIMATE EDITION. For … Continue reading

X-MEN APOCALYPSE | Monday Movie Review

This image from X-MEN APOCALYPSE shows Oscar Isaac as Apocalypse holding a skull.

To be honest, I can’t decide what I enjoyed the most about X-Men Apocalypse. Sure, there are plenty of enjoyable moments that have stayed with me since I first saw the film – the endless gems of 80’s nostalgia, Quicksilver’s sweet rescue operation, Wolverine’s ferocious cameo, and the final bout between Charles … Continue reading

SPECIAL: Storytelling for the Kingdom | FCC 101

This image shows Socrates and Jesus storytelling.

In this final episode of the Finding Christ in Cinema podcast (for now), we discuss how Christians can use storytelling as a tool to help them speak to their friends and loved ones. Stories can be told through theatre, movies, television, radio, and even personal testimony, and we discuss how … Continue reading

THE REVENANT: Vengeance is Mine | FCC 100

This image from THE REVENANT shows Leonardo DiCaprio as Glass wearing a bear skin.

In The Revenant, Leonardo DiCaprio’s character Hugh Glass learns that revenge is in God’s hands and not his. In this episode of the Finding Christ in Cinema podcast, we discuss that theme and critically examine whether or not the film really affirms that message. For your convenience you will find each podcast … Continue reading

LAST CRUSADE: Knowing God By His Word | FCC 99

This promotional poster of INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE shows Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones and Sean Connery as Dr. Henry Jones.

In INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE, Indy has to trust and obey his father in order to find the Holy Grail – a religious artifact said to give eternal life to anyone who drinks from it. We’ll discuss these themes and much more on this episode of the Finding … Continue reading