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‘Soul Surfer’ Movie Opens After Fights Over Depicting Faith (via CNN Belief Blog)

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Interesting article showing some of the sensitivities that arise when specifically Christian themes are part of someone’s story as it will be portrayed in a Hollywood movie.
At least when those specifically Christian themes are positive.
HT: Kerang Presbyterian.

By Eric Marrapodi, CNN Belief Blog Co-Editor
"Soul Surfer," the feature film based on the true story of surfer Bethany Hamilton being attacked by a shark and her journey back to surfing, opened last weekend in the fourth spot on the box office charts — partly a testament to its appealing family-friendly message and a marketing campaign that heavily targeted religious groups. But even though Hamilton and her family's faith plays a key role in the … Read More

via CNN Belief Blog

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