Category: Culture Watch

Jessica’s game defies female stereotypes

Golden Globe winner and two time Academy Award nominee, Jessica Chastain, is in Sydney promoting her latest film Molly’s Game. On Tuesday night (30 January ahead of...

Should We Continue To Use Their Work? The Church and #MeToo

Later this month, All the Money in the World will be released into cinemas. Directed by Ridley Scott, the film is a long anticipated telling of the kidnapping of John...

Your deeds are your monuments

Review: Wonder (PG) Starring: Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson   Two of my three boys suffer from a rare genetic condition known as Ocular Motor Apraxia (OMA). It messes...

4 videogames Christians should play

An industry that has a few active Christians making important work, videogames have evolved to the point that their narratives may explore deeper themes. Much like...

You love the past but can you do more?

It is the 40th anniversary of the Uniting Church in Australia, but looking back is something most of us already make a habit of doing. Just think about how everyone...

A cautionary tale for all Christians

*Warning the links out of this article may be confronting for some readers* In the last few weeks TV has been all over the topic of domestic violence and the...

Who’s the boss of your house

Need some quick help with knowing what to watch this week? Tune in to The Big Picture’s latest reviews, featuring new family film The Boss Baby. The Big...

We need to talk about Hannah, Hannah Baker

You can’t scroll through Facebook without having some article or meme relating to the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why. Some people have commended the series for...

Jesus the imaginary friend

Review: Last Days in the Desert (M) Ewan McGregor, Ciaran Hinds, Tye Sheridan  Jesus spent 40 days in the wilderness. But you probably already knew that. Even if you...

Ryan Reynolds celebrates 100th birthday

Batman and the Power Rangers also showed up to mark a major milestone this week.