Hollywood, Christian Movies, Modern Culture

August 22, 2014

SDG Reviews ‘When the Game Stands Tall’

Jim Caviezel stars in a faith-friendly sports film that’s more interested in extolling character than in developing characters.

February 19, 2014

Everybody chill out about the ‘Noah’ movie

December 20, 2013

SDG Reviews ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

Tom Hanks is Walt Disney and Emma Thompson is Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers in an entertainingly Disneyfied take on the making of the beloved family film.

May 16, 2013

Hollywood’s ‘Gay Culture’ Reshaping America

Almost 20% of Americans say TV has shifted their opinion in favor of the redefinition of marriage.

February 26, 2012

Actress-Turned-Nun Will Attend Academy Awards

Mother Dolores Hart will attend the awards show to support God Is the Bigger Elvis, an Oscar-nominated documentary about her and her abbey.

December 10, 2011

How to Pray for Others, Atheist Convert, Ten Universal Principles, Alec Guiness, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

December 8, 2011

Hollywood as a Precursor to Faith

The stories of Jane Wyman and Betty Hutton — and an entrance into the Church on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.

October 31, 2011

Back to Black, A Catholic Halloween, Lodovico da Viadana, Rising Hollywood Biblical Films, and more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

October 19, 2011

The Goodness and Necessity of Latin, Atheists in Assisi, Forgiveness for Mel Gibson, and much more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

October 18, 2011

Sarandon calls pope "Nazi"; ADL calls for apology

Anti-Defamation League calls on Sarandon to apologize for “disturbing, deeply offensive and completely uncalled for attack on the good name of Pope Benedict XVI.”

October 5, 2011

Hollywood and the Bible: How can filmmakers get it right?

October 2, 2011

Priest Recalls the Faith of His Grandfather John Wayne

Grandson remembers the handwritten letters 'The Duke' wrote to God and his conversion to Catholicism.

September 21, 2011

Current Faith-Themed Movies Explore Masculinity

September 21, 2011

Archbishop Gomez Recalls Dolores Hope's 'Deep, Abiding Faith'

The widow of entertainer Bob Hope and supporter of many Catholic charities died Sept. 19 at the age of 102.

August 27, 2011

Faith-based Movie Premieres in Atlanta

"Courageous" is Latest Effort of Sherwood Pictures

August 10, 2011

Patricia Neal’s Heart

Oscar-winning actress’ journey was one of healing and forgiveness.

July 21, 2011

Gary Cooper's Authenticity

The screen legend had the human warmth and grace to make his conversion to Catholicism seem natural.

May 6, 2011

Putting the Holy in Hollywood

New acting studio wants to 'plant a cross' in the middle of the film capital of the world.

April 28, 2011

Girl Subdeacons, Choosing the Apostles over Muhammad and Joseph Smith, + more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

April 23, 2011

Great Silence over the Earth, God was a Dead Body, Cecil B. DeMille Led People to Christ, and more!

The Best in Catholic Blogging

January 28, 2011

'The Rite': Exorcism in the Movies

New film offers the most realistic, orthodox Hollywood depiction to date.

June 11, 2010

Miley Cyrus Is Not Growing Up Too Fast

June 4, 2010

Hollywood Holiness

Catholic Outreach Ministers to Those in the Entertainment Industry

January 21, 2010

Hollywood's Latest Blasphemy

June 17, 2009

Angels Over Hollywood

February 14, 2009

Scorsese Plans Catholic Film?

October 24, 2008

W.

October 8, 2008

Divorce Is No Joke

October 6, 2008

Movie Mocks Michael Moore

September 25, 2008

‘Fireproofing’ Marriage