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June 2013 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. More data from Movieguide proving the box office power of positive entertainment. 1. In 2012 six Movieguide Award-winning films cracked the box office top ten. They included The Avengers, […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. 12 reasons 2012 was a very good year for faith-based and family films. 1. Captain America embraced the One True God and rejected false gods in The Avengers. 2. […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. A Common Purpose. For the second consecutive year, Variety (in coordination with the P.R. firm Rogers & Cowan) held a day-long gathering of distributors, producers, writers, directors, actors and […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Variety Family Entertainment & Faith-Based Summit. The big event, in association with Rogers & Cowan, is being held tomorrow (June 21) at the Four Seasons Beverly Hills. I’m on […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Heart finds its home. When Hallmark Channel’s second original prime-time series When Calls the Heart begins filming this summer, it will mark the first time a TV series has […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Cultural turning point. Man of Steel soared at the box office over the weekend — pulling in an astounding (and record-breaking) $125 million in North America. The super feat […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. A super faith-based film.  You don’t have to be a Christian to enjoy Man of Steel, director Zack Snyder’s heartfelt, high-voltage reboot of the most iconic of all superheroes, but […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Valuing fathers. This Father’s Day, ASPiRE, the positive TV network founded by NBA legend Magic Johnson, will feature special programming celebrating the importance of dads. The centerpiece of Sunday’s […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Sing and a prayer hit. The Benedictines of Mary, Queen of Apostles continue their hold on Billboard magazine’s Classical Traditional Music Chart. For the fourth straight week Angels and […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Team Touhy takes on television. Family Addition with Leigh Anne Touhy, premieres tonight (Friday, June 7 @ 9:00 PM ET), is the first new original to  premiere on UP […]