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American Film Foundation: Academy Award-Winning Documentaries

Arts & Faith - Community forum for the discussion of the Arts and its influence by and of religion

Blinkbox.com - Watch Movies Online.

The Christian Post - a comprehensive and up-to-date source of Christian-related news in America and a majority of the world. Cinema in Focus is the primary reviewer.

CrossWalk.com - The intersection of faith and life.

Clean-edited-movies.com A Review of Edited Movie Providers

ChristianCinema.com is a video distribution company unbiased in its support of all movies from a Christian perspective.

Family Christian Media - Your source for Christian and Family Friendly Entertainment

The Film Forum - Christian conversation about the movies.

FMC Radio - Interview with Denny Wayman (August 21, 2017)

The Granada Theatre - The Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts.  Cinema in Focus has presented their "Movies That Matter" film series at this venue.  

Hollywood Jesus

IMDB - Internet Movie Database.

Internet Movie Script Database - Movie scripts free for reading and downloading.

Jesus: Real to reel

Menemsha Films


Montecito Journal / ISSUU - "Movies that Matter" series - INVICTUS, page 30


Movie & DVD Reviews: Your Film News Source

Movie Database

The Movie Insider An extensive selection of content about past, present and upcoming releases in film.

Movie Planet - Watch Movies Free Online - WatchMoviesPlanet offers a large collection of full length hollywood movies to watch online.

Movies Data Center

Movies Matter - Resources for group discussions of film and faith.

Movies resources - directory of movies related websites and discussion groups.

The New York Film Academy - Film School and Acting School.


Noozhawk : The Freshest News in Santa Barbara.  You can find our movie reviews here.


The Only Device - online vewing of films

The Phantom Tollbooth - Your gateway to music and more from a Christian perspective.

Plex - Plex organizes all of your personal media, wherever you keep it, so you can enjoy it on any device.

Rotten Tomatoes - Film review aggregator

Santa Barbara Historical Museum - Flying A Studios

SMR: Short Movie ReviewsLink - Short movie reviews on recent and old movies from differentgenres; action, adventure, comedy, sci-fi, horror, crime, thriller & more.

SwapaDVD - Your source for swapping DVDs online... Watch... Swap... Save

Top Ten Movies - Moviestopten ranks the ten most popular movies of the week you are looking for. We have all the latest top 10 Best Movies collection available based on top US DVD rentals.

Turner Classic Movies - Chester Conklin

Viewpoint : A Christian Perspective on Contemporary Films

#1 Free Movie Trailers Trailerdownload.net - Download free trailers Free movie trailers Download movie trailers The best place to get the newest movie trailers.

10 Star Movies


In November 2002 Yahoo! featured CinemaInFocus.com on their daily column titled, "Yahoo! Daily Tip"

Taking a Spiritual Approach to Movies
For a fresh perspective on the latest movies, check out Cinema in Focus for movie reviews from Methodist pastor Dr. Denny Wayman and President of the California Center for Renewal Hal Conklin. These guys want to promote discussion of family values, community life, and spiritual development through the evaluation and enjoyment of popular films. Whether you're looking for help deciding what to rent from the video store this weekend, or looking for some discussion topics for your next dinner party, stop by and see what Denny and Hal are talking about this week.


In May 2002 KCET in Los Angeles facilitated a discussion on ethics in our culture. On May 22, 2002, the fourth episode explored ETHICS IN HOLLYWOOD. As a part of that discussion they filmed a segment on "Cinema in Focus."