great books/movies for married christian couples

A Listmania! list by Bob and Bronwyn "bobandbronwyn" (Spokane, WA USA)
 
A Severe Mercy
1.  A Severe Mercy by Sheldon Vanauken
The list author says:
  "i came home one day to find my wife crying on the couch.  I ran to her to ask what was wrong, and she said ,"no, i'm fine.  it's this book.  you must read this book!"  yeah, it's that good."
$10.05   Used & New from: $4.27
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Sacred Marriage: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy
2.  Sacred Marriage: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy by Gary Thomas
The list author says:
  "we often read marriage books together, and this, in my opinion, is the best one we've read yet.  applicable, not fluffy, easy to read, but with depth."
$8.69   Used & New from: $2.05
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (433 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

First We Have Coffee
3.  First We Have Coffee by Margaret T. Jensen
The list author says:
  "we started reading this together when we got engaged, and it is beautifully written, fun, and inspiring.  my mother-in-law has posted quotes from this book throughout her home."
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Shadowlands
4.  Shadowlands DVD ~ Anthony Hopkins
The list author says:
  "the story of c.s. lewis and his wife. we have seen the movie several times together, and watched a play based on the movie.  top notch movie for couples."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (198 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Gift from the Sea
5.  Gift from the Sea by A.M. Lindbergh
The list author says:
  "don't pass this one up, anne morrow lindbergh is a gifted author. a good friend who has read thousands (literally) of books puts this high on his list."
$7.91   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (416 customer reviews)

Love in the 90s: B.B. & Jo - The Story of a Lifelong Love : A Granddaughter's Portrait
6.  Love in the 90s: B.B. & Jo - The Story of a Lifelong Love : A Granddaughter's Portrait by Bernard Buckner Blakey
The list author says:
  "i bought it for the beautiful pictures, but once we began reading b.b. and jo's love letters (published in the book), we realized we had a rare gem."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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One Mans Compassion:
7.  One Mans Compassion: by Fulton Buntain
The list author says:
  "wonderful stories of God working in India through this missionary couple.  my wife says the bio of the author's wife (Huldah Buntain) is also great."
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Huldah Buntain: Woman of Courage
8.  Huldah Buntain: Woman of Courage by Hal Donaldson
The list author says:
  "just putting this here as it is the bio mentioned above."
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At Home in Mitford (The Mitford Years, Book 1)
9.  At Home in Mitford (The Mitford Years, Book 1) by Jan Karon
The list author says:
  "any of the books in this series are fun for couples to read together. it is unfair to label these as chic-lit, as anyone will love the characters in these novels."
$13.86   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (652 customer reviews)

How Green Was My Valley
10.  How Green Was My Valley DVD ~ Walter Pidgeon
The list author says:
  "tremendous love story, won best film award in 1942 or so, which was well-deserved."
$8.37   Used & New from: $3.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (229 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lion and Lamb: The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus
11.  Lion and Lamb: The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus by Brennan Manning
The list author says:
  "you and your spouse will cherish the stories that brennan manning shares.  we return to this book often."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Masterpiece Theatre: David Copperfield
12.  Masterpiece Theatre: David Copperfield DVD ~ Bob Hoskins
The list author says:
  "such fun!  nobody creates characters like dickens.  this is a great version of a classic."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey
13.  The Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey by Henri J. M. Nouwen
The list author says:
  "insights from henri nouwen's personal journey.  full of power."
$11.79   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Rich Mullins: An Arrow Pointing to Heaven
14.  Rich Mullins: An Arrow Pointing to Heaven by James Bryan Smith
The list author says:
  "bio of rich mullins by one of his close friends.  if you don't know who rich mullins is, go find out, and then you'll want to read the book."
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Bach - The Complete Brandenburg Concertos / Pearlman, Boston Baroque
15.  Bach - The Complete Brandenburg Concertos / Pearlman, Boston Baroque by Johann Sebastian Bach
The list author says:
  "you must have good soft music to enjoy in the background."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

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Vivaldi: Four Seasons / Concerto for Diverse Instruments
16.  Vivaldi: Four Seasons / Concerto for Diverse Instruments by Antonio Vivaldi
The list author says:
  "the only reason we know of vivaldi is that bach transcribed several of his pieces. and if bach loved him, you should give him a chance."
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