When film and faith collide..
teenFish#3 - The BIRDBOX Challenge
February 10, 2019 08:57 AM PST
Netflix created a stir with the release of BIRDBOX, it's cultural phenomenon starring Sandra Bullock. Telling the story of a world threatened by a beast that causes your death as soon as you see it, the film proves that there's more to it than thrills and kills. This month, teenFish returns as Daniel and Jacob dive into the film's conversations about suicide and the sins that lie beneath.5.09 Is MARY POPPINS RETURNS Practically Perfect?
January 20, 2019 06:18 PM PST
After 60 years, MARY POPPINS RETURNS! With Emily Blunt stepping into the legacy (and Oscar-winning) legacy of Julie Andrews, Poppins automatically has massive expectations to live up to the charm of the original Disney classic. But, is the result practically perfect? Or does the sequel ‘go fly a kite’? In a supercalifragilisticexpialidocious conversation, I’m joined by Seeing and Believing co-host, Kevin McLenithan to discuss whether or not this film ’steps in time’ to the original, power of perspective, and—in a special segment—our Top 3 Movie Moments of 2018.teenFish#3 - ONCE UPON A DEADPOOL
January 13, 2019 07:08 PM PST
With the release of ONCE UPON A DEADPOOL, the Merc with a Mouth steps for the first time into... a PG film? Previously released as DEADPOOL 2, this film trims the R-rated fat while adding some new Princess Bride-themed material (Fred Savage!) but does it still hold the same impact? This month, Daniel welcomes Jacob to talk about what they think about death, the meaning of family and more.1on1 with Dirk Blocker (BROOKLYN 99)
January 06, 2019 09:31 PM PST
Now airing on NBC, BROOKLYN 99, one of the most popular comedies on television, sees its triumphant return from cancellation this week. In this 1on1, Steve speaks with star Dirk Blocker (who plays Hitchcock) about the show's remarkable fan campaign, what makes the series so unique and his foray into the world of authorship.5.08 The Buzz around BUMBLEBEE
December 31, 2018 08:11 AM PST
As the sixth (!) entry into the TRANSFORMERS franchise, BUMBLEBEE is a complete course correction for the series. Taking us back to 1987, BUMBLEBEE focuses on the emotional journey of its characters, giving a feel reminiscent of the Amblin films of the 1980s... but is it too little too late? This week, Steve is joined by author Troy Kinney (Watching Movies, Watching Stories) as they tackle giant robots, the nature of letting go and what it means to be human.1on1 with Mark Jackson (THE ORVILLE)
December 28, 2018 05:33 PM PST
Set on the titular U.S.S. Orville, a mid-level exploratory space vessel in the 25th Century’s Planetary Union, THE ORVILLE is a sci-fi adventure that reveals the lighter side of the darkness of space. Airing on Fox and developed by Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy), the series follows a crew of lovable misfits as they discover new worlds together while trying to hold themselves together as well. In this 1on1, Steve speaks to star Mark Jackson about what it's like to work with Seth MacFarlane, the appeal of awkwardness and why sci-fi is such a great vessel to discuss current social issues.5.07 ReImagining THE GRINCH
December 23, 2018 06:48 PM PST
With the return of THE GRINCH in theatres, Illumination attempts to revive a Christmas classic. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the titular villain, this version of the famed holiday fable creates some different sensibilities from past versions. This week, Steve welcome ScreenFish'rs Heather Johnston and Alan Sharrer to talk how the story has changed, social justice and reconciliation.1on1 with John Meyer (THE MAGICAL MYSTERY OF MUSIGNY)
December 22, 2018 06:57 AM PST
Directed by John Meyer, THE MAGICAL MYSTERY OF MUSIGNY tells the story of one man's transformative experience through the world of wine tasting. In this 1on1, Steve speaks to John about the complexities of wine tasting, the creative expression of animation and what sets wine apart from other beverages.5.06 Fighting our Fathers in CREED II
December 16, 2018 09:15 PM PST
When Adonis Creed returns to the ring in CREED II, he has all he's ever fought for: a new wife, stable family and, of course, the heavyweight championship on his shoulders. However, when the shadows of his past resurface to confront him, Creed must ask himself what he's fighting for and what he's prepared to do to achieve it. This week, Steve welcomes Colin McCartney (Connect Ministries) and Jordan Thoms to the show in order to talk about fighting for (and against) our fathers, owning our identity and the stigma of dealing with mental health issues.5.05 The Roar of the WIDOWS
December 09, 2018 05:50 PM PST
When four men are killed on a failed bank heist, their widows are drawn into the criminal underworld to complete the job. Featuring an all-star cast, Steve McQueen's WIDOWS is a gripping tale of betrayal, courage and power... but why isn't it making any money? This week, Steve welcomes Julie and Paul Levac to talk about the strength of women and the truth behind the lies.
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