Seeing and Believing 341 | Thor: Love and Thunder & Something Wild (1986)

Does lightning strike again with Thor: Love and Thunder? After Kevin and Sarah deliver their shocking review, it’s onto 1986’s Something Wild.

Seeing and Believing 340 | Marcel the Shell with Shoes On & The Illusionist (2010)

Kevin and Sarah keep things light this week with Marcel the Shell with Shoes On & The Illusionist, a French animated feature from 2010.

Seeing and Believing 339 | The Black Phone & Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)

Does The Black Phone get a ringing endorsement from Kevin and Sarah? Also Hayao Miyazaki’s Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind.

The Bob’s Burgers Movie: Hope and Hijinks for the American Family

The Belchers are both a representation of actual families—as real as an unvarnished food display—and the ideal we should aspire to.

Seeing and Believing 338 | Crimes of the Future (2022) & The Fly (1986)

It’s a David Cronenberg double feature as Kevin and Sarah review Crimes of the Future and the moist body horror classic, The Fly.

Seeing and Believing 337 | Jurassic Word: Dominion and Frankenstein (1931)

This episode explores the hubris of humanity with Jurassic World Dominion and one of the original monster movies, 1931’s Frankenstein.

Seeing and Believing 336 | Men & Anomalisa

Are men okay? Kevin and Sarah want to know after watching Alex Garland’s movie Men, and Charlie Kaufman’s 2015 stop-motion movie Anomalisa.

Jonas Poher Rasmussen’s Flee Offers a Convicting Glimpse Into the Lives of Refugees

Flee asks us to consider how we fail, or simply refuse, to confront the suffering of others.

Seeing and Believing 335 | “Top Gun: Maverick” & “The Right Stuff”

Kevin and Sarah feel the need…the need for speed…and for Dad Movies. First, in a review of Top Gun: Maverick, then The Right Stuff.

Disney’s Encanto Follows in Studio Ghibli’s Footsteps

Its lack of a clear villain places Encanto closer to Studio Ghibli films than to classic Disney ones.

Seeing and Believing 334 | “Parallel Mothers” & “Tokyo Story”

Kevin and Sarah take on a Patreon subscriber’s pick as they review Parallel Mothers and Yasujiro Ozu’s 1953 masterpiece Tokyo Story.

Seeing and Believing 333 | “We’re All Going to the World’s Fair” & “Footloose (1984)”

Kevin and Sarah review Jane Schoenbrun’s debut, We’re All Going to the World’s Fair. For the Watchlist, they pivot to 1984’s Footloose.

Seeing and Believing 331 | “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent” & “Face/Off”

Kevin and Sarah discuss The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent and then have a standoff over the latest Watchlist pick, Face/Off.

The Adam Project: Can Sarcasm Enhance? Yeah Right

The Adam Project shows us there is hope for us smart alecks after all, in bold truth-telling, wise discernment, and intelligent humor.

“This Is How I Fight”: Learning Kindness in Everything Everywhere All at Once

We find hope and meaning not in doing right or being right but in the kindness shown to us by God in Christ, and enacted in our relationships with other people.

Seeing & Believing 329 | “Ambulance” and “Andrei Rublev”

To observe Good Friday, Kevin and Sarah contemplate Andrei Tarkovsky’s “Andrei Rublev” but first, they discuss Michael Bay’s Ambulance.