Hollywood Worldviews: Watching Films with Wisdom & Discernment

Hollywood Worldviews: Watching Films with Wisdom & Discernment

by Brian Godawa
     
 

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.See more details below

Overview

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:
9780830837137
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
05/27/2009
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
260
Sales rank:
745,674
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.90(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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