Movies/TV/Media that Help You Feel Happy, Hopeful

Today is our dark world, we need more than ever movies that lift our hearts, minds, spirits, and souls. Here are some engaging, feel-good movies and TV shows…
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Interview with Harry Connick Jr.
Harry Connick is known for being a giving and caring man. He is a loving, great father and husband. Harry's faith shines through his life in all he does. Not only is he a famous jazz pianist, actor, Grammy and Emmy winner, but he also works with many outstanding charitable projects. Further, he is caring and encouraging to those he meets.
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Roma Downey Given Star next to husband Mark Burnett- Hollywood Walk of Fame
Roma Downey, star of TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL and producer of the biblical epics THE BIBLE miniseries, A.D. THE BIBLE CONTINUES and BEN-HUR has been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Her star in the category of Television is next to that of her husband, Mark Burnett, executive producer of the top-rated TV programs SHARK TANK, THE VOICE and SURVIVOR.
Streaming technologies are now superseding other forms of delivery of entertainment programming to screens around the world. The five major television networks via cable, satellite technologies are no longer the primary way of receiving good entertainment programs for families. Further, much TV programming, especially on primetime network television, which is of poor quality and content, is not appropriate or good for families. Streaming technologies now deliver most of the best options. Parts Of The Mass, Faith Of Our Fathers, Film Magazine, Office Movie, Brothers Movie, Light And Darkness, Christian History, Family Devotions
Finding Good Streaming Choices
Streaming technologies are now superseding other forms of delivery of entertainment programming to screens around the world. The five major television networks via cable, satellite technologies are no longer the primary way of receiving good entertainment programs for families. Further, much TV programming, especially on primetime network television, which is of poor quality and content, is not appropriate or good for families. Streaming technologies now deliver most of the best options.
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Dreamin' Wild
Dreamin’ Wild (Roadside Attractions) is a new movie that is especially needed today. It questions whether projects or people are more important. It is authentic and honest but engaging. It is a wonderfully inspirational movie based on a true story of love and redemption in an extended family. This PG-rated movie has no salacious or gratuitous elements. It is suitable for teens through older adults.
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THE JOURNEY: A Music Special from Andrea Bocelli
This is a beautiful Fathom Event Palm Sunday-April 6. It combines world-class musical performances with thought-provoking conversations across the Italian countryside. Blind Bocelli, his wife Veronica, and friends travel on horseback along Italy’s Via Francigena for sacred, awe-inspiring musical performances in a variety of styles in Italy’s magnificent locations. The skill, range, diversity of the music, musicians are exceptional. The sound engineering, cinematography are excellent.
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By Design: Behe, Lennox, and Meyer on the Evidence for a Creator
This is a wonderful, brilliant video. By Design: Behe, Lennox, and Meyer on the Evidence for a Creator features some of the greatest minds with doctorates, books, distinguished academic backgrounds, in a range of scientific fields
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Library Picks, Personal- Public- Top Redemptive, Family Movies
Dr. Diane Howard recommends top recent redemptive, family movies for libraries (personal, home, educational, churches, and public). Diane Howard, Ph.D. (Performances Studies is a movie editor, interviewer, and publicist for the best in redemptive, family movies & TV for content and artistry to promote what is excellent for a range of viewers for good, eternal difference in our world. (See https://dianehoward.com/)
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Top Documentaries & Bio-Pics- Dr. Diane Howard
Dr. Diane Howard lists on IMDB her;Top Documentaries & Bio-Picsas an Interviewer, Reviewer, Publicist and more.
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Integrity, Character, Sacrifice- IMDb List; Top Movies/TV; Dr. Diane Howard
THe Lumo Project with its four movies of the Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John) reveal Jesus Christ and His Godly, pure, powerful interactions with mankind word for word from the Gospels. These movies are not only scripturally correct but are also culturally and historically correct. They reveal the ultimate integrity, character, and sacrifice of our Lord. See https://www.bible.com/videos/collections/6-lumo-project-the-complete-collection . See also other movies on this list
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Dr. Diane Howard's IMDb Lists of Recommended Redemptive Movies
Happy New Year to my Friends! As ongoing gifts to you I continue to screen and recommend the best in artistry and content in redemptive movies and media. May we all pursue what is best. May we enjoy the good, uplifting gifts our Lord gives us in all aspects of our world. Warmly, Diane Howard, https://www.imdb.com/user/ur8306785/lists?ref_=ttls_otl_sm
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KEVIN SORBO NARRATES CHRISTMAS MUSICAL
Holiday musical Christmas Dreams is available on Amazon (free with ads). Christmas Dreams is an enchanting movie for the whole family/ Reimagining the stories of The Nutcracker and The Little Drummer Boy, this delightful musical projects the imagination of the Little Drummer Boy and Pretty Girl who at Christmastime embark on a journey, revealing life’s most important lesson – that it is better to give than it is to receive.
Digital and electronic media are increasingly providing avenues for creative outreaches for the Bible and the Christian faith. Phil Vischer, best known for his creation of beloved VeggieTales, has produced a new storybook Bible. This Laugh and Learn Bible is now available in new media formats. In addition, 18 new VeggieTales episodes are in production. The first new episode, The Best Christmas Gift, became available on October 22, 2019. Book Of Galatians, Family Bible Study, Games For Fun, Kids Bible, Electronic Media
VeggieTales Reboots With 18 New Episodes Plus New Kids Bible
Digital and electronic media are increasingly providing avenues for creative outreaches for the Bible and the Christian faith. Phil Vischer, best known for his creation of beloved VeggieTales, has produced a new storybook Bible. This Laugh and Learn Bible is now available in new media formats. In addition, 18 new VeggieTales episodes are in production. The first new episode, The Best Christmas Gift, became available on October 22, 2019.
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The Latest in Redemptive Movies, Media, Ministries
The focus of this magazine is on Christian Missions and Ministries, as well as Redemptive Media and Movies. It is a joint effort between interviewer/ journalist Dr. Diane Howard and designer/illustrator David Ray Skinner to share the Gospel’s redemptive message that is currently being woven into Christian outreach work, movies, and entertainment today. Together we stay on the frontlines keeping the magazine updated with the latest developments. See what is new on this site.