Should Christians Watch Movies?

CinemaaustraliaThis is an issue I have been pondering for some time owing to the fact that the Puritans and others preached against theater attendance.  I have not been able to come down firmly against movie watching, though (or yet!), because I find many of the arguments against movies to be rather weak.  However, here are the headings from some arguments by Free Presbyterian minister Brian McClung to mull over:

I. It is wrong because of the concept.

II. It is wrong because of the company.

III. It is wrong because of the content.

Read more: http://soundofanalarm.blogspot.ca/2010/02/what-is-wrong-with-christian-attending.html

I guess the issue I’m having is that these arguments don’t seem to apply in all cases.  For instance, a group of Christians watching a Christian film together doesn’t quite seem to fit the case being made.  What do you think?

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