Christian Review Magazine Issue 3 - March 2015 - Page 19

MOVIE REVIEW Title: THE GOOD BOOK Rating: Starring: Jenn Gotzon, Hayden Gael Barnes, Darla Pelton-Perez Written by: Sharon Wilharm Directed by: Sharon Wilharm Genre: Drama, Silent Movie Running Time: 63 minutes MPAA Rating: Not Rated Production Company: Mainstreet Productions, Faith Flix Films Reviewed by: Christian St John Release Date: Out Now : DVD P ictures speak louder than words. At least that’s what many people believe. And that is just what the filmmakers behind The Good Book must have thought when they came up with the idea for a silent movie that relies purely on the imagery being played out on the screen to tell the story. The Good Book begins with a young boy running away from home after he accidentally sets fire to his family’s home. While the boy is living with some homeless people he is given a small red Bible. And it this small Bible that is the one constant through the dozen or so stories told in this “domino eff