Apologetics 315 Podcast 086 – Frank Turek and Hollywood Heroes

Episode 086 – Frank Turek and Hollywood Heroes

In this episode, Brian Auten and Chad Gross interview Dr. Frank Turek of Crossexamined.org. They discuss themes in his most recent book Hollywood Heroes: How Your Favorite Movies Reveal God.

0:43 – About Frank Turek
1:31 – Featured Resource: Worldview Bulletin
2:55 – About Hollywood Heroes
5:43 – Welcoming Frank Turek
6:00 – What’s it like writing a book with your son?
7:36 – Should Christians be afraid of watching certain movies?
10:31 – What is true heroism?
12:23 – “But all you need to do is share the Gospel…”
16:07 – What was a shock to Frank about the Harry Potter stories?
21:18 – Ironman vs. Captain America… why?
24:55 – Money, sex, and power.
29:07 – Star Wars or Superhero movies: Frank’s authoritative take
31:40 – The audiobook version of Hollywood Heroes
32:38 – Revenge of the Sith and falling into sin…
36:12 – New advice for apologists
41:15 – What can discourage Frank Turek?
43:50 – How can Christians keep their hearts from becoming hardened?
50:05 – Where to find all the cool goodies:

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Find Frank’s website here:

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