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October 2011 Archives

Today’s dispatches from the crossroads of faith, media and culture feature an upcoming movie, a potential TV show and a new book you should know about. 1. Swinging for the fences. World Series week seems like a fitting time for the […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. An interview with Mpower founder & CEO Steve McEveety: JWK: What does the letter M in Mpower Pictures stand for? STEVE MCEVEETY: (laughs) It does not mean McEveety. Empower, […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Carla Gugino on the future of The Mighty Macs. The film, inspired by the true story of how legendary women’s basketball coach Cathy Rush led a ragtag Catholic college […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Jason Jones creates a website empowering the audience to support positive movies. The producer of the critically-acclaimed Bella (the pro-life film won the 2007 People’s Choice Award at the […]

Here are today’s dispatches from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 1. Movie Review: Snowmen (opening nationwide today) Synopsis: Three small town kids, one of whom may be dying, decide to become famous by leading an effort to get […]

Here are today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. I recently had the pleasure of taking part in phone conference with Steve McEveety and John Shepherd, the producers of MPower Pictures’ Snowmen which opens in theaters tomorrow […]

Here are today’s dispatches from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 1. Movie Review: The Mighty Macs (opening nationwide Friday, Oct. 21) Synopsis: The Mighty Macs tells the true story of how Cathy Rush led the women’s basketball team […]

Here are today’s dispatches from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 1. “Way” up. Faith-themed films continue to demonstrate their box office mojo as Sherwood Pictures’ Courageous spends a third week in the Top Ten (8) and The Way […]

Here’ today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 1. The Might Macs occupy Wall Street then take Philly by storm. The inspirational comedy-drama (based on the true story of the historic 1971 winning season of the women’s […]

Here are today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Day the Sun Danced. Today (October 13) is the 94th anniversary of an event known as the “Miracle of the Sun,”  the spectacular 1917 event that marked […]