By David Outten The Hollywood website THE WRAP reports that 61% of the opening weekend audience for THE HUNGER GAMES was female. They claim this provides Hollywood with a lesson about how to create a successful new blockbuster franchise, especially … Continue reading
Life Lessons is about teachable moments: important lessons learned by very successful people in their lives. Life Lessons has been broadly praised for its platform of encouragement, focus on conversation within the family, promoting cultural literacy, and informing from an … Continue reading
By Dr. Ted Baehr, Publisher In the 1950s, there were billboards that said the family that prays together, stays together. Since then, family worship, prayer and Bible study have decreased significantly.
The Hub (formerly Discovery Kids), a new channel for children launched by Hasbro toys and Discovery Communications, Inc. (the Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet, among others), is picking up a cartoon show from the Middle East featuring Muslim “superheroes.” … Continue reading
By Dr. Tom Snyder, Editor The murderous intent behind the mass media’s hysteria over climate change, global warming, pollution, deforestation, oil exploration, and “overpopulation” was fully on display this week in the eco-terrorist attack on the Discovery Channel’s … Continue reading
By Jeff Holder, with Tom Snyder and Ted Baehr It’s awards season in Hollywood, which means that movies are vying for attention to get votes for Academy Awards and other influential honors. Even here at MOVIEGUIDE® we are furiously working … Continue reading
A new study of Americans by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute shows that watching TV, including TV news, diminishes a person’s score on a basic civic literacy exam. In fact, the study of 2,508 Americans found that, for each hour of … Continue reading
By Dr. Ted Baehr, Publisher, and Dr. Tom Snyder, Editor Another disturbing survey crossed our desks this week about the faith of America’s young people. A new poll from the Pew Research Center shows that the number of young Americans … Continue reading