Now, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the twisted comedic geniuses and long-time friends behind South Park, have taken their no-sacred-cows style to Broadway with their brand new musical, “The Book of Mormon.”
There were no dramatic surprises during Sunday night’s 83rd Academy Awards broadcast. The Oscars recognized excellence in the varied filmed stories our culture is currently telling itself by awarding three top honors to “The King’s Speech”
God makes appearances in a number of Oscar-nominated films, but the Almighty doesn’t play a leading role on screen or preach a theologically orthodox message from the clouds. Rather, spirituality plays a supporting role in those films that either focus on characters’ quest for redemption or provide a fresh take on the eternal battle between good or evil.