Hollywood Worldviews: Watching Films with Wisdom and Discernment

Hollywood Worldviews: Watching Films with Wisdom and Discernment

by Brian Godawa
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0830823212

ISBN-13: 9780830823215

Pub. Date: 07/28/2002

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

In this thoroughly revised and updated edition of his popular book, Brian Godawa guides you through the place of redemption in film, the tricks screenwriters use to communicate their messages, and the mental and spiritual discipline required for watching movies.

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In this thoroughly revised and updated edition of his popular book, Brian Godawa guides you through the place of redemption in film, the tricks screenwriters use to communicate their messages, and the mental and spiritual discipline required for watching movies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830823215
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.18(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Ralph Winter
Preface: God Loves Movies
Introduction
Act 1: Storytelling in the Movies
1 Sex, Violence & Profanity
2 Stories & Mythology
3 Redemption
Act 2: Worldviews in the Movies
4 Existentialism
5 Postmodernism
6 Other Worldviews
Act 3: Spirituality in the Movies
7 Jesus
8 Christianity
9 Faith
10 Spiritual Warfare
Dénouement: Watching Movies with Eyes Wide Open
Index
Appendix: Sex, Violence & Profanity in the Bible

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