Common Cents or Film 101

by Ted Baehr -- It's shocking to find out that reviewers don't have a philosophy of art or knowledge of basic literary criticism. It's even more shocking to find that Christian reviewers more…

Christians acting like headless chickens

by Ted Baehr -- For those who still have some agrarian roots, the memory of slaughtering your first animal can be very vivid. When you chop the chicken's head off in preparation more…

'Da Vinci Code': Compromising with evil

by Ted Baehr -- MOVIEGUIDE? announces with certainty that a blasphemous movie about Jesus Christ marrying Mary Magdalene based on a best-selling book, directed by a famous Hollywood director, bombed at the more…

Rotten Banana Awards: 20 worst movies for 2005

by Ted Baehr -- Editor's note: Dr. Tom Snyder contributed to this column.There's a smell of rotten bananas at this year's Oscar festivities. Oscar favorite "Brokeback Mountain" leads the pack among MOVIEGUIDE's more…

America has become a madhouse

by Ted Baehr -- Editor's note: Dr. Tom Snyder contributed to this column.I got home just in time to tune into the final half hour or so of the Grammy Awards, and more…

Who killed the audience
for political movies?

by Ted Baehr -- The self-proclaimed liberal director of "Crash" told the Los Angeles Times that political movies were back. If he meant that there are more political films now than there more…

The age of willful ignorance

by Ted Baehr -- While waiting to interview two of the top producers in Hollywood, Frank Marshall ("E.T.") and Jerry Bruckheimer ("Pirates Of The Caribbean" and "Remember The Titans") – and others more…

Golden Globes become
more irrelevant every year

by Ted Baehr -- Editor's note: Dr. Tom Snyder contributed to this column."Monday night's Golden Globe Awards are becoming more irrelevant every year. All but one of the dramas nominated for the more…

Suckers & sages:
How to avoid irrelevance

by Ted Baehr -- A recent article in the New York Times commended Christian ministries for abandoning boycotts in favor of reviewing movies. Although the article was helpful to MOVIEGUIDE?, it was more…