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Muhammad at the Movies!

One of the most famous prohibitions in Islamic world–one that isn’t really supported by the Quran, by the way–regards depictions of the Prophet. This is not a universally recognized absolute, it turns out, even within the Islamic community. (A discussion … Continue reading

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Atlas Shrugged movie trailer

Here’s the trailer for the the upcoming film “Atlas Shrugged, Part 1,” based on the novel by Ayn Rand. Love it or hate it, Atlas Shrugged has had an impact on the atheistic landscape, and a cinematic adaptation has the … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Golden Compass

Well, the holiday movie season kicks off with The Golden Compass, a high-octane, high-controversy fantasy film starring Dakota Blue Richards, Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig, based on the first volume of British novelist Philip Pullman’s trilogy His Dark Materials. Moviegoers now have … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Kite Runner

A sneak peak at the upcoming film and what its aftermath says about the current health of the Afghan nation. by John C. Snider © 2007 Khaled Hosseini‘s The Kite Runner is one of the most talked-about books in recent years.  … Continue reading

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