Entertainment

I Was On the Ledge

April 20, 2009

Writer’s Name WithheldI have a small problem with keeping my priorities straight. I put the world in front of the Lord and the church. Starting at age 11, I wasn’t on the right path. In fact, I was more on the rocky ledge, grasping for a hand hold on to, so I wouldn’t fall to […]

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A Brand New Year

February 17, 2009

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LDS Pop Star from Finland to make International Debut

February 16, 2009

Her life and songs testify to her conversion to the Gospel Jonna Pirinen’s conversion to the gospel of Jesus Christ showed a remarkable transformation to the people in her native Finland, where she is a successful pop star known simply as “Jonna.” Today Jonna is broadening her audience, having relocated to the United States to […]

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Anxiously Engaged

September 13, 2007

-Directed by: Tyler Ford Starring: -Jaelan Petrie, Sophie Shaw, Katie Foster-Barnes Guess what you get when LDS filmmakers go overseas? Go on, guess. I dare you. The answer is a really engaging and sweet romantic comedy called ‘Anxiously Engaged: A Piccadilly Romance’. When I was sent a copy of this film, I’ll admit I was […]

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Movie Classic: The Matrix (Edited Version)

August 21, 2007

-Directed by: Andy and Larry Wachowski Starring: -Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Laurence Fishburne To celebrate movies that are edited for content and the like, I thought I’d review one of my favorites in the action/sci-fi genre because it helped lay the groundwork for movies that are being put out right now. In terms of special […]

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An Early Look: The Final Indiana Jones Movie

August 6, 2007

-Directed by: Steven Spielberg Starring: -Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf, Karen Allen, Cate Blanchett While the title has yet to be determined, the bets are already certain that this movie will be one of next summer’s best and most welcomed sequels as Harrison Ford picks up one of the most famous hats in show business for […]

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Ratatouille

July 11, 2007

-Directed by: Brad Bird Starring: -Brad Garrett, Patton Oswalt, Lou Romano Ok, so before we get too far along into this, I have a confession to make. I hate rats. Mice, rats, even some forms of gerbils make me want to climb the walls. So, it took a lot to make your intrepid reviewer pony […]

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Spiderman 3

May 6, 2007

-Directed by: Sam Raimi Starring: -Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco Ok, I’ll admit it. I bought my tickets for this movie about a month ago. I braved the crowds and the fans who were stranger than me just to sit through a movie that was a bit of a disappointment. Now, don’t get me […]

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The Work and the Glory 3: A House Divided

April 26, 2007

-Directed by: Sterling Van Wagenen Starring: -Sam Hennings, Brenda Strong, Eric Johnson In the past, LDS films have portrayed Joseph Smith and the Saints in general as virtually flawless. They didn’t make mistakes. They didn’t get angry or sick or frustrated. The Work and the Glory series does something different, however. They show the Saints […]

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Channel Surfing: Growing Up….

April 10, 2007

While recovering from an ear infection, I found this show while doing a pass through my TV Guide. Considering it was on Animal Planet, I was curious. When I found out the subject, I was hooked. Like the name and the channel suggest, Growing Up focuses on a different sort of animal each episode. These […]

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