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September 2013 Archives

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Shining Star. In my praise yesterday of the faith-based historical epic Alone Yet Not Alone (opening in select theater tonight – 9/27), I mentioned that the role of Barbara […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Review: Alone Yet Not Alone. Enthuse Entertainment‘s faith-and-family friendly historical epic Alone Yet Not Alone is slated to open in select theaters tomorrow (9/27). Having had the opportunity to preview […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. This is getting to be a habit. A good habit. I’m talking about my second conversation with Mother Dolores Hart on the occasion of her return to the Abbey […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Mayoral thumbs up. You can count Birmingham Mayor William Bell as among those weighing in with praise for The Watsons Go to Birmingham. Based on the very popular book […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The Watsons Go to Birmingham airs tomorrow night (9/20) @ 8:00 PM ET on Hallmark Channel’s Walden Family Theater. Synopsis: Based on the much-read novel by Christopher Paul Curtis. […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Mass roots appeal. If Zach Braff and Spike Lee can do it, why not Kevis Antonio? Like them, the young Catholic filmmaker has turned to the crowd-financing site Kickstarter […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Everybody loves Rich. Opening on just 11 screens (in Florida, New York, Tennessee, Georgia and Colorado), The Investigator opened last week to surprisingly box office results — pulling in an […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. From Sinner to Saint. After having acknowledged his sinfulness in his first book (the aptly-named) Sinner, Lino Rulli is now ready for what he sees as the logical next […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. The issue of cable bundling is getting a lot of attention this week. First the Parents Television Council reacted to a particularly violent episode on FX’s Sons of Anarchy […]

Here’s today’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture. Living the dream. While I spent my weekend on the sofa steeped in self pity while fighting off a bout of food poisoning, Matthew Barnett spent his time a […]