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Michael Foust is the husband of an amazing wife named Julie and the father of four young children. He has covered the intersection of faith and entertainment for more than a decade. Visit his blog, MichaelFoust.com

REVIEW: ‘Captain Marvel’ is different, and that’s good

My seven-year-old daughter won’t get to watch the newest superhero movie, Captain Marvel. There’s too much violence. And a bit too much language. It...
REVIEW: ‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’ and old-fashioned romance

REVIEW: ‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’ and old-fashioned romance

Fans of romantic movies often watch the Hallmark Channel. As for me, I’ll take the newest How to Train Your Dragon film. Don’t get me...

REVIEW: Finding the worldview in ‘Free Solo’

Climber Alex Honnold wedges his left hand between two small rocks, pushes upward off another rock with his right foot, and then -- oh...
‘Run the Race’ tops this month's '5 family-friendly things'

‘Run the Race’ tops this month’s ‘5 family-friendly things’

Editor’s note: This monthly series, “5 Family-Friendly Things,” spotlights five family-friendly entertainment choices on film, DVDs, streaming or television. Sports movies are never just about...
Educational ‘Carmen Sandiego’ tops Feb. streaming lineup

Family-friendly ‘Carmen Sandiego’ leads February streaming lineup

My four young children love cartoons. All cartoons. I, on the other hand, only like certain cartoons -- you know, the ones that are largely...
REVIEW: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is a fun ride with a good message, but ...

REVIEW: ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ is a fun ride with a good message, but …

Dr. Dyson Ido is a brilliant man who holds the keys to life and death. The year is 2563, and Ido, as a cyborg...

REVIEW: ‘Green Book,’ Racism and Christianity

My father told the story once of an all-white church in the Deep South that let the local Cub Scouts troop meet in its...
REVIEW: ‘Stan & Ollie’ is a marvelous tale about friendship

REVIEW: ‘Stan & Ollie’ is a marvelous tale about friendship

Laurel and Hardy were one of the top comedy duo's of the 1900s. But Hardy and Langdon? No so much. That forgotten tandem lasted...
Hulu’s new kid-friendly content tops family-friendly spotlight

Hulu’s new kid-friendly content tops family-friendly spotlight

Editor’s note: This monthly series, “5 Family-Friendly Things,” spotlights five family-friendly entertainment choices on film, DVDs, streaming or television. A 2018 poll showed that nearly...
REVIEW: ‘Glass’ is a tale about evil superheroes. Huh?

REVIEW: ‘Glass’ is a tale about evil superheroes. Huh?

Some people like their superheroes to be, you know, superheroes. They want superheroes who do good, defeat evil and inspire us to live better...