George Clooney’s film adaptation of the New York Times best-selling book portrays the perseverance and dogged determination that is the heart of the American spirit. When eight poor sons of loggers and farmers at the University of Washington row against the best teams in the world, they realize that together their hard work, determination, and faith can achieve greatness.
I can solidly say that "Suzuman" is my second-favorite of Makoto Shinkai’s films (nothing will be able to beat Your Name). The ascetics and animation were stunning and while many characters only made short cameos, they left a deep impression on me. However, what I found most riveting about the film is one very particular trait of the main character, Suzume: the way she shows mercy to others.
Science geeks, unite! Following up on the 2018 documentary produced by National Geographic, SCIENCE FAIR is now a series on Disney+. The three-episode series debuts on National Geographic on December 10 and on Disney+ December 15.
As media communicators, how can we live a deep spiritual life while engaging with the popular culture? Blessed James Alberione left a legacy to the Pauline Family to share a media spirituality with the Church, by looking to St Paul as our guide, example, and intercessor.
Season One of the live action adaptation of "One Piece" introduces a classic Japanese story to a whole new audience. Embracing the tropes and quirks of both the shonen manga and anime versions, the live action One Piece is entirely invested without taking itself too seriously. This leads to a light-hearted and fun pirate adventure that isn't afraid to tackle some surprisingly deep questions.
“With This Light” documentary, releasing in theaters August 11th and then streaming platforms, tells of the apostolic dynamism of Sister Maria Rosa Leggol, a Franciscan Sister known as the “Mother Teresa” of Honduras.
Delve into the depths of the "Chronicles of Narnia" books and films through the lens of the Psalms.
What do Rocket Racoon, Superman, Spider-Man, Wonder Woman and following Jesus have to do with each other? These super folks have a lot of the same qualities it takes to live authentic Christianity today.
It was a subtle theme threaded through the first season of "Andor." The word is always said on its own, at once a command and a sign of striving onward. It resonates with viewers for its physical and spiritual parallels to everyday life, and it echoes familiarly in the ears of those touched by Scripture.
Shadow and Bone Season Two bursts with complex characters with complex relationships, but there is one theme running through nearly all of them: in this deeply wounded and dangerous society, vulnerability can get you hurt, betrayed, or killed. Even so, many characters refuse to be vulnerable with others and as a result, they cannot be healed.
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