Wednesday, November 7, 2007

The Golden Compass: A Concern for Christian Families?

The Catholic League is issuing warnings against this soon-to-be released movie which stars Nicole Kidman. The blogosphere is also alive with warning posts about it. Today Good News Film Reviews posted the following. The trailer of the movie can be seen there.
On December 6th The Golden Compass, based on the first book of Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy, hits theaters. This has many Christians concerned. Why? The books begin innocently enough, but as the trilogy moves forward the story twists into a venomous attack on Christianity. Will the film follow suit?
Is the Golden Compass a Concern for Christians?

Also see the Snopes page on this movie.


Steve Greydanus' review at Decent Films

News and other info on the controversies surrounding the books and film from Ignatius Insight

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