Home Authors Posts by Michael Foust

Michael Foust

31 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
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: ‘Indivisible’ is entertaining and convicting

REVIEW: ‘Indivisible’ is entertaining and convicting

Filmmaker David G. Evans was searching for ideas a few years ago when he stumbled upon a true story he thought would make for...
REVIEW: Taking a look at ‘Goosebumps 2,’ Halloween and the Christian worldview

REVIEW: Taking a look at ‘Goosebumps 2,’ Halloween and the Christian worldview

Quick question: Do you celebrate Halloween? Most American do – at least, according to a 2015 LifeWay Research survey that found 59 percent believe it’s...
Kirk Cameron tackles ‘universal’ concern among parents about smartphones

Kirk Cameron tackles ‘universal’ concern among parents about smartphones

Kirk Cameron’s latest project wasn’t birthed in the mind of a Hollywood filmmaker. It began when he and his wife bought their six children...
‘Indivisible’ movie tops October’s family-friendly entertainment spotlight

‘Indivisible’ movie tops October’s family-friendly entertainment spotlight

Editor’s note: This monthly series, “5 Family-Friendly Things,” spotlights five family-friendly entertainment choices on film, DVDs, streaming or television.    Darren Turner is a husband,...
REVIEW: ‘Gosnell’ is an eye-opening look at the abortion industry

REVIEW: ‘Gosnell’ isn’t gruesome, but it IS appalling and eye-opening

Abortion is one of those hot-button issues that few Americans want to discuss publicly. It’s the subject you don’t raise at the Thanksgiving dinner...
REVIEW: ‘Venom’ needs a moral compass. Is there any hope?

REVIEW: ‘Venom’ needs a moral compass. Is there any hope?

Have you ever wondered why superhero movies are so popular? Perhaps it’s because we enjoy watching people with other-worldly skills fly through the sky. Or...
‘Growing Pains’ leads October’s streaming entries

‘Growing Pains’ leads October streaming lineup on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu

Remember when most primetime sitcoms weren’t vulgar, and when the whole family could relax around the television and laugh out loud together? As a child...
REVIEW: Does ‘Smallfoot’ bash religion?

REVIEW: Does ‘Smallfoot’ bash religion?

Children’s movies never have been fully innocent, but the past few years have brought us an unusual number of films with questionable plots –...
REVIEW: Sorry, but ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ isn’t for kids

REVIEW: Sorry, but ‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ isn’t for kids

Jonathan Barnavelt is a creepy, middle-aged man who lives in a creepy, haunted mansion. Mannequins walk. Chairs move. Paintings dance. And let’s not forget...
REVIEW: ‘Unbroken: Path to Redemption’ is a well-done, powerful sequel

REVIEW: ‘Unbroken: Path to Redemption’ is a well-done, powerful sequel

Cynthia Zamperini is a young woman married to a famous Olympian and a decorated World War II veteran.  But despite her outward appearance, she’s...