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Reel spirit : a guide to movies that inspire, explore, and empower

Author: Raymond Teague
Publisher: Unity Village, MO : Unity House, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reel Spirit is your personal guide to spirituality in the movies. This insightful book includes 400 movies, with reviews of films from various genres that span the history of the cinema, from the early 1900s through 1999.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Teague
ISBN: 0871592592 9780871592590 0871592487 9780871592484
OCLC Number: 42080124
Description: 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Angels (and Other Messengers) in Our Midst --
Main Attractions --
Angels in the Outfield --
Angels With Dirty Faces --
The Bishop's Wife --
Bogus --
Carousel --
City of Angels --
Daughters of the Dust --
Dear God --
Fearless --
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir --
A Guy Named Joe --
It's a Wonderful Life --
Mary Poppins --
Michael --
Topper --
Truly, Madly, Deeply --
Waiting for the Light --
Feature Presentation --
Reality Checks --
The Force Is With and Within Us. Main Attractions --
Chariots of Fire --
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story --
Field of Dreams --
Good Will Hunting --
Joe Versus the Volcano --
Leap of Faith --
Mulan --
The Next Voice You Hear... --
Phenomenon --
Pleasantville --
Powder --
The Rainmaker --
A Room With a View --
The Secret of NIMH --
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope --
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back --
Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi --
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. What Dreams May Come --
Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East? --
The Wizard of Oz --
Feature Presentation --
The Tao of Popcorn --
Jesus Christ --
Superstar --
Main Attractions --
Ben-Hur --
Dead Man Walking --
The Greatest Story Ever Told --
Intolerance --
Jesus Christ Superstar --
King of Kings --
The Last Temptation of Christ --
Life of Brian --
The Robe --
Feature Presentation --
The Twelve Powers in Fantasia --
Seeing the Big Picture --
Main Attractions --
Awakenings. Come to the Stable --
Defending Your Life --
The Education of Little Tree --
Forrest Gump --
Groundhog Day --
Hamlet --
Jerry Maguire --
The Last Wave --
Lilies of the Field --
Lost Horizon --
Mindwalk --
Night of the Hunter --
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever --
The Purple Rose of Cairo --
Rashomon --
The Razor's Edge --
The Revolt of Job --
A River Runs Through It --
The Seventh Seal --
Simon Birch --
Sliding Doors --
2001: A Space Odyssey --
Feature Presentation. The Really Big Picture: The Mahabharata --
Affirmin' in the Rain --
Main Attractions --
Annie --
Auntie Mame --
Bagdad Cafe --
Cinderella --
Cool Runnings --
Dead Poets Society --
Going My Way --
Gone With the Wind --
Happy Gilmore --
Harold and Maude --
Jonathan Livingston Seagull --
The Music Man --
Pollyanna --
Singin' in the Rain --
Stand and Deliver --
Starman --
Stuart Saves His Family --
Feature Presentation --
With a Song in Your Heart. Lights, Camera --
Unity and Peace --
Main Attractions --
The Abyss --
Amazing Grace and Chuck --
Babe --
Bambi --
Cold Fever --
Contact --
Dances With Wolves --
The Day the Earth Stood Still --
Destry Rides Again --
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial --
The Lion King --
Places in the Heart --
Six Degrees of Separation --
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home --
Feature Presentation --
Woe Stoppers: The Thin Red Line and Beyond --
Loving One Another --
Main Attractions --
As Good As It Gets. Beauty and the Beast --
City Lights --
Cyrano de Bergerac --
The Enchanted Cottage --
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner --
Les Miserables --
Life Is Beautiful --
Lili --
Portrait of Jennie --
The Princess Bride --
Resurrection --
Sleepless in Seattle --
Strawberry and Chocolate --
When Harry Met Sally --
Feature Presentation --
All Creatures Loved and Sacred --
Meetings With Remarkable People --
Main Attractions --
Becket --
Boys Town --
Brigham Young --
Francesco --
Gandhi. The Inn of the Sixth Happiness --
Joan of Arc --
Kundun --
Little Buddha --
Malcolm X --
A Man Called Peter --
Meetings With Remarkable Men --
The Miracle Worker --
Schindler's List --
The Sound of Music --
Feature Presentation --
Conversations With Oh, God! --
The Old Hollywood Testament --
Main Attractions --
The Bible --
David and Bathsheba --
Esther and the King --
King David --
The Prince of Egypt --
Samson and Delilah --
The Story of Ruth --
The Ten Commandments. Feature Presentation --
The Ten Commandments of Movie Watching --
Have Yourself a Super Natural Christmas --
Main Attractions --
All I Want for Christmas --
A Christmas Carol --
Edward Scissorhands --
Holiday Inn --
Meet John Doe --
Meet Me in St. Louis --
Miracle on 34th Street --
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation --
Prancer --
Remember the Night --
Santa Claus --
Feature Presentation --
Happy Merry Hallothanksmas! or Welcome to The Nightmare Before Christmas.
Responsibility: Raymond Teague.

Abstract:

Reel Spirit is your personal guide to spirituality in the movies. This insightful book includes 400 movies, with reviews of films from various genres that span the history of the cinema, from the early 1900s through 1999.

Inside you'll find a discussion of each of 150 "Main Attraction" movies, with a short synopsis of the story line and a review of the film's main spiritual ideas followed by related films and questions to help draw out themes and issues for discussion. The "Feature Presentation" section at the end of each chapter spotlights additional movies and themes.

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