My Thoughts on MOOZ-LUM Movie

Those who know me well know I’m not a fan of television and popular movies.  But occasionally I make an exception when I hear of something that may be beneficial or relevant to Muslims in America or abroad. I first heard of Qasim Basir’s movie Mooz-lum through the online trailer and was intrigued by both the title and plot.  As …

“An Example of Redemption”: Reflections on Eddie’s Story

Review of the Movie From Dunya to Deen “Growing up in America, Eddie lived the American dream.  He achieved it all before the age of thirty—money, cars, women.” These are the narrator’s opening words to the ground-breaking documentary film about how Eddie Redzovic, founder and host of the worldly-renowned The Deen Show, came to Islam. However, the narrator’s next words …

"An Example of Redemption": Reflections on Eddie's Story

Review of the Movie From Dunya to Deen “Growing up in America, Eddie lived the American dream.  He achieved it all before the age of thirty—money, cars, women.” These are the narrator’s opening words to the ground-breaking documentary film about how Eddie Redzovic, founder and host of the worldly-renowned The Deen Show, came to Islam. However, the narrator’s next words …