The Birth of a Nation (1915): Articles


Christian Movies: Religious Propaganda Disguised as Mainstream Entertainment?

Christian movies: Starring Nicolas Cage, the widely panned 2014 apocalyptic thriller Left Behind was a box office bomb – unlike (relatively) recent popular “faith movies” such as Heaven Is for Real, Son of God, and War Room. A thought on the New Christian American Cinema: Tired of the blatant propaganda […]


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Christian Movies: Religious Propaganda Disguised as Mainstream Entertainment?



American Military Movies Cooperation: Pentagon-Hollywood Romance

From 'The Birth of a Nation' to 'Iron Man': The love affair between Hollywood and the Pentagon (image: Lillian Gish and her Ku Klux Klan saviors in 'The Birth of a Nation') In TomDispatch.com's excellent March 2008 article “The Golden Age of the Military-Entertainment Complex: Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon, […]


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American Military Movies Cooperation: Pentagon-Hollywood Romance



D.W. Griffith 'The Birth of a Nation' Director: Q&A with Author Anthony Slide

D.W. Griffith Father of Film, controversial figure. To say that the movies wouldn't be what they are today without D.W. Griffith is probably inaccurate. I mean, someone – or “someones” – would have received credit for turning filmmaking into a major art form. Either way, Griffith, a movie director since […]


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D.W. Griffith 'The Birth of a Nation' Director: Q&A with Author Anthony Slide