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Legendary boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Legendary boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 Watch

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He spent 19 years in prison for three murders he didn't commit. He was exonerated - and then re-incarcerated. Whatever the circumstances, ...

15 Movies You Should Watch When You Turn 50

15 Movies You Should Watch When You Turn 50 Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

To put it bluntly, there are some books we shouldn't try to read when we are young because, first, we won't really understand them, and, second, ...

Deal Hudson: Play It Again Sam

Deal Hudson: Play It Again Sam Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

We welcome the retelling of traditional stories because we are always seeking both to understand and endure the stories we inhabit and ultimately ...

Deal W. Hudson on How the Artist Addresses the Absolute?

Deal W. Hudson on How the Artist Addresses the Absolute? Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

The recent debate over the virtues and vices of Darren Aronofsky's film, Noah, raises more important, and fundamental, questions: How does the ...

Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as host of 'The Late Show'

Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as host of 'The Late Show' Watch

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Longtime "Late Show" TV host David Letterman had announced that he would retire sometime in 2015. CBS wasted little time in announcing his ...

Pope John Paul II film festival part of renaissance in Christian film

Pope John Paul II film festival part of renaissance in Christian film Watch

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The year 2014 seems to be the year that Christians are taking back the film industry as dozens of faith-based films and blockbusters go mainstream. ...

Noah Meets the Transformers and Pretends to Be Abraham

Noah Meets the Transformers and Pretends to Be Abraham Watch

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By Deal W. Hudson

I wish Aronofsky's Noah well, though I don't believe it will have much of an afterlife after its initial release. The task of bringing a movie of ...

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93 Watch

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It's very hard to imagine American film without actor Mickey Rooney. Starting his career as a child actor in silent films, Rooney was ...

'Captain America' pushes aside 'Noah' to set April box office record

'Captain America' pushes aside 'Noah' to set April box office record Watch

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Move over, "Noah." "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" was the largest April debut for any film on record, totaling all box-office ...

'Noah' tops nation's box offices with $44 million take

'Noah' tops nation's box offices with $44 million take Watch

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The new motion picture "Noah," much in the manner of the biblical epics of yore helmed by Cecil B. DeMille has captured the nation's hearts and ...

'Frozen' becomes top animated film of all time

'Frozen' becomes top animated film of all time Watch

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Disney's animated musical "Frozen" has become the top-grossing animated film in box office history. The feature has now made $1.072 billion ...

It is Not too late for a Musical St. Patrick's Day.

It is Not too late for a Musical St. Patrick's Day. Watch

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By Robert Reilly

The quality of these four works by John Kinsella is such that the fact that all 10 symphonies are not available in recordings constitutes some kind ...

What's your opinion of the movie 'Noah'? Watch, then share your thoughts with us

What's your opinion of the movie 'Noah'? Watch, then share your thoughts with us Watch

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The movie "Noah" is opening in theaters across the country today and a number of Catholics have strong feelings about the movie with some declaring ...

The bestial nature of man: werewolf classic 'The Howling' revived for festival

The bestial nature of man: werewolf classic 'The Howling' revived for festival Watch

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While vampires have enjoyed an infusion of new blood thanks to the Twilight series, and as film director Joe Dante says, "Zombies are the most ...

NOAH Movie Features Christian Artist Patti Smith

NOAH Movie Features Christian Artist Patti Smith Watch

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"NOAH" starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson, and Anthony Hopkins will release in theaters this Friday, March 28. "NOAH" has been ...

The Ten Greatest Movies - never made!

The Ten Greatest Movies - never made! Watch

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In the world of Hollywood - a designation that applies to all aspects of filmmaking, and not just that most unglamorous stretch of suburb in ...

Familiar face in TV and movies, James Rebhorn dies at 65

Familiar face in TV and movies, James Rebhorn dies at 65 Watch

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You recognized the face, if not the name. James Rebhorn was a nonpareil character actor who played a wide variety of roles who left a definite ...

'Wheel of Fortune' winner 'most amazing solve in my 30 [plus] years on the show' Pat Sajak declares

'Wheel of Fortune' winner 'most amazing solve in my 30 [plus] years on the show' Pat Sajak declares Watch

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TV game show favorite "Wheel of Fortune" is very much like a showbiz version of "Hangman," where contestants must fill in phrases by correctly ...

Flight 370 story provides boon for cable TV news networks

Flight 370 story provides boon for cable TV news networks Watch

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The missing Malaysian jet flight, or Flight 370 continues to perplex and fascinate the world. However, without any recent developments and a lot ...

Cable television subscriptions take a major tumble

Cable television subscriptions take a major tumble Watch

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I recent statistics hold true, the era of the U.S. pay-television market is past its prime. The number of Americans who pay for TV through ...

Catholics and Movie Culture

Catholics and Movie Culture

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By Deal W. Hudson

The Legion's original pledge condemned "vile and unwholesome moving pictures" and called upon its members to "unite with all who protest against ...

'Comedian' Bill Maher blasphemes AGAIN: God in 'Noah' is a 'psychotic mass murderer' who 'drowns babies'

'Comedian' Bill Maher blasphemes AGAIN: God in 'Noah' is a 'psychotic mass murderer' who 'drowns babies' Watch

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While he rejects the label of "atheist," "comedian" Bill Maher is upfront with his disdain for all forms of religion. He managed to offend ...

Sarah Palin takes to the airwaves again with 'Rogue TV'

Sarah Palin takes to the airwaves again with 'Rogue TV' Watch

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Former vice presidential candidate, Fox News contributor and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will be launching her own digital video channel ...

Original 'observational' comic David Brenner dies at 78

Original 'observational' comic David Brenner dies at 78 Watch

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David Brenner's comedy routines were free of cuss words; the majority of his jokes didn't focus on sex, drugs or race, but on the mundane little ...

8 reasons for Catholics to see the upcoming Noah movie

8 reasons for Catholics to see the upcoming Noah movie Watch

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By Scott Landry

I was invited to attend a screening of the movie Noah on Thursday March 6.  The movie starring Russell Crowe as Noah (and including Jennifer ...

'Noah' film banned in three Arab countries

'Noah' film banned in three Arab countries Watch

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The news comes as no great surprise - as these societies disdain Western culture to begin with: Three Arab countries have banned the film "Noah" ...

Check out how they built the ark for the movie NOAH!

Check out how they built the ark for the movie NOAH! Watch

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How did the producers of Noah's Ark build their version of the Ark for the movie "Noah"?  Check out this Ark featurette!