By Fr. Ernest Daly on September 22, 2011
A movie that makes you realize how fragile life is. When a new, deadly virus breaks in Hong Kong it quickly spreads throughout the world, creating tragedy and chaos. This is a fictional film, but many disease experts say it does depict a real possibility. The movie highlights the plight of one family which is […]
By Fr. Ernest Daly on August 31, 2011
One of the best movies of summer of 2011. Deals with the theme of racial discrimination in a moving, funny, but powerful way. Excellent acting. This movie can help us reflect on ways we all discriminate against others and encourage us to treat each other with deeper respect. Hopefully, it reminds us that every single […]
By Fr. Ernest Daly on August 31, 2011
An extremely beautiful but extremely sad movie. It tells the story of a little Jewish girl who escapes deportation to the Nazi extermination camps in order to come back and rescue her little brother. The story is told by a woman reporter who discovers a strange link to the story of this little girl. The […]
Written by Fr. Ernest Daly on August 31, 2011 | Related Topics: Reviews | Keywords: Abortion, courage, family, healing, hope, Life, love, marriage, martyr, Movie, prolife, relationships, suffering, suicide, tragedy, vocation, war | Leave a response
By Fr. Ernest Daly on August 29, 2011
Captain America: the First Avenger Good movie about courage and doing the right thing. The hero is an underdog who is chosen for an experiment by a scientist who sees greatness in him: greatness of heart. The young man’s strength is not anger and revenge but wanting to stand up against any kind of bullies, […]
Written by Fr. Ernest Daly on August 29, 2011 | Related Topics: Reviews | Keywords: action, bullying, choice, courage, heroism, love, Movie, passion, patriotism, relationships, sacrifice, suffering, tragedy, vocation, war | Leave a response
By Fr. Ernest Daly on June 11, 2011
Totally fun movie, but the “quest for inner peace” of the hero is a bit over the top. Well worth seeing, though, for a fun time.
By Fr. Ernest Daly on July 6, 2010
Pixar has done it again. They make us laugh, feel […]
By Our Faith In Action® on February 2, 2010
This February 12th Taylor Swift was featured in a movie about love and relationships, called “Valentine’s Day”. One thing that is undeniable about Taylor Swift is that she loves her music. She also loves the experience of love. Her love for music and her love for romance comes through in every song she sings.
Written by Our Faith In Action® on February 2, 2010 | Related Topics: All Lessons, Music and Movies | Keywords: chastity, courage, hope, jobros, jonas, marriage, modesty, Movie, passion, purity, taylor swift | 1 Response
By Fr. Ernest Daly on December 18, 2009
Ever since she was a small girl Miley Cyrus knew she wanted to perform. Her dream has come true on a level that has amazed even her biggest fans (her mom and dad). But is Miley promoting a healthy vision of being a performer or is she slowly abandoning Christian principles?
Written by Fr. Ernest Daly on December 18, 2009 | Related Topics: All Lessons, Music and Movies | Keywords: Actor, billy rae cyrus, chastity, christ, courage, dance, Fashion and Celebrity, gay marriage, hannah montana, hope, jobros, jonas, marriage, miley, miley cyrus, modesty, Movie, passion, purity, purity ring, recording, singer, singing, taylor swift, teen, twitter | 1 Response
By Susan Joy Bellavance on November 17, 2009
The X-Games™ have always been the place where over-the-edge athletes throw down adrenaline-pumping stunts that blow the minds of spectators. But a few of these dare-devils have been raising an uncomfortable stir…
Written by Susan Joy Bellavance on November 17, 2009 | Related Topics: All Lessons, Sports | Keywords: bike, Brian Deegan, christ, Church, courage, crash, cross, death, dirtbike, extreme, motocross, mulisha, rebel, Sports, stunts, suffering, X-Games, x-treme, xgames, xtreme | 2 Responses
By Alex Kubik on September 24, 2009
Tabloid socialite and TV personality Kourtney Kardashian recently made a decision that shocked Hollywood and rocked the reality TV world. The pop media is still in a frenzy over the news.
Written by Alex Kubik on September 24, 2009 | Related Topics: All Lessons, Fashion and Celebrity, Issues and Politics | Keywords: Abortion, chastity, choice, courage, decision, Kourtney Kardashian, Life, marriage, Politics, post abortive stress, prolife, purity, Reality shows, Reality TV, Scott Disick | Leave a response