CHRISTIAN APPS OF THE MONTH: Movie apps

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Posted: Aug 31, 2011 5:52 PM
EDITOR'S NOTE: This month's Christian Apps of the Month features apps that review films, TV programs and music from a Christian perspective.

Plugged in Mobile

Platform: iPhone, Android.

Price: Free

About it: The Plugged In app, a product of Focus on the Family's PluggedInOnline.com entertainment review arm, features movie, music, TV show and video game reviews -- all with a detailed content listing. Many of the film reviews also include a "video" review with clips from the movie. The app includes a search function that can be used to hunt past material.

MovieGuide

Platform: iPhone.

Price: Free for lite version, 99 cents for full version.

About it: Sponsored by the Christian website MovieGuide.org -- founded by reviewer Ted Baehr -- the lite version of the MovieGuide app includes reviews of current theatrical releases and recently released movies on DVD. The paid version includes a search function to MovieGuide's review archive. All reviews include detailed content reviews.

Christianity Today

Platform: iPhone.

Price: Free

About it: The Christianity Today app includes an entertainment section with movie and music reviews by Christianity Today reviewers.

Compiled by Michael Foust, associate editor of Baptist Press. Have a comment or an app suggestion? Email AppsoftheMonth@gmail.com. Christian Apps of the Month is a feature that accompanies a monthly technology column by Aaron Linne.

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