The Star

The Star

DVD - 2018
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A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas.

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MGrace315
Mar 23, 2018

Who knew a donkey played such a major role in Jesus’s birth? In all seriousness, My family and I love this movie. It is such a cute way to introduce the story of Jesus Christ, our Savior to young ones and the animals are quite funny. I cannot recommend this movie enough!

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sabrinakeys
Mar 20, 2018

Wonderful movie. The birth of Jesus Christ, in a mainstream movie for children in this day and age, is a blessing any way you look at it.

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tommytoes_0
Feb 25, 2018

VERY GOOD, MUST SEE...ALTHOUGH ANIMATED, THE MESSAGE IS VERY, VERY GOOD ABOUT THE BIRTH OF CHRIST...EXCELLENT ART CRAFTSMANSHIP PRODUCTION

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LawyerLady
Feb 24, 2018

The movie was cute... had a great message without being too preachy...and had an outstanding cast of voice actors (Oprah!). If you're worried about it being sacrilegious it isn't.... just telling the Nativity story from the animals point of view. Kids will love it, and although it isn't as creative as Pixar is for adults, it isn't too bad for adults to sit through either! I'd recommend.

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joseph
Feb 22, 2018

What a missed opportunity to teach young viewers The Story of the nativity the right way. When the angel appeared to Mary, how difficult would it have been to add the words as written in the Gospel; instead the dialogue was so truncated that it's unsure if the viewers understood that this was a miracle conception. Joseph's conflict was not "do I have what it takes to do this for God" but rather "what should I do with Mary given that she's pregnant and the child is not mine"; bypassed this integral part of the story. What I did like about the film was the last moment of the film in the grotto; emotionally moving scene; the background story of the animals and their mission to protect Mother and Child. Overall rating - watchable but not Bible Class-worthy.

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abraham_8
Jan 08, 2018

abraham_8 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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