The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Beyond the Oscars

Our reviewers pick the five most spiritual films of 1998

Every March the world watches the Academy Awards to see which films and performances have been deemed the best of the previous year by Hollywood. Our choices for the best of 1998 reflect our belief that some movies illustrate how to live a spiritual life every day. The five "spiritually literate" films briefly described here demonstrate that certain attitudes and activities are signs of the active presence of the Spirit in the world.

Saving Private Ryan
Men With Guns
Smoke Signals
Patch Adams
Central Station

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