Browsing: Movie Reviews
Bishop Robert Barron reviews the film “Doctor Strange,” concluding that as does “Star Wars,” which also features a young man going through a needed apprenticeship, this movie initiates us into a fundamentally Gnostic space, a realm of spiritual powers, both good and evil, engaged in a relentless and never-ending struggle.
A new documentary from the University of Notre Dame and the Religious Freedom Institute looks in-depth at how persecuted Christian communities respond with resilience.
Lisa Hendey reviews HACKSAW RIDGE from Director Mel Gibson. Opening in theaters nationwide this week, the film tells the story of conscientious objector Desmond Doss.
NEW LIFE explores the ups and downs of life and love, showing us that in good times and bad, life can be approached with hope and the opportunity for something new. Opening in theaters this weekend.
Lisa Hendey shares her review of #DeepwaterHorizonMovie starring Mark Wahlberg and opening in theaters nationwide this week.
Lisa Hendey opens the conversation on DENIAL, the movie from Bleecker Street Films and why she considers projects like this worth the effort to see and discuss.
Coming November 4: “Hacksaw Ridge,” the extraordinary true story of Christian Army Medic Desmond Doss who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, miraculously saved 75 men in one night without firing or carrying a gun.
Lisa Hendey shares her review of GREATER @GreaterTheMovie opening in theaters nationwide on August 26.
THE INNOCENTS, director Anne Fontaine’s haunting and ultimately life-affirming post-World War II drama about a young French Red Cross doctor who comes to the aid of a group of traumatized young Polish nuns whose lives and faith have been dangerously tested, will be released on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016.