The Lowdown

Mixed Media

Reel Battle: From Alex and Stephen Kendrick, the creators of popular faith-based films Fireproof and Courageous, comes the prayer-focused movieWar Room, now available on disc. (Sony)

Miss Maggie: Can’t get enough of Maggie Smith on Downton Abbey? In the movie,The Lady in the Van, Smith stars in the real-life story of a woman who lives in her van, parked “temporarily” in someone else’s driveway for 15 years. In theaters this month. (Sony)

New Start: Actress and singer Joy Enriquez left a burgeoning music career in the early 2000s to find what God had in mind for her; her new albumThe Calldebuts this month.

Best Of: Check back next week to see what some of our reviewers have chosen as their 2015 top choices in books, movies, or music.