Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut
Tuesday, April 25, 2017


20160506T1107 3171 CNS MOVIE REVIEW CAPTAIN AMERICA 800Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Chris Evans and Sebastian Stan star in a scene from the movie "Marvel's Captain America: Civil War."(CNS photo/Disney)

NEW YORK (CNS) – Newcomers to the Marvel Comics universe may find themselves bewildered by the turbulent adventure "Captain America: Civil War" (Disney).

jungle20160412T1218 2687 MOVIE 800Neel Sethi stars in a scene from the movie "The Jungle Book." (CNS photo/Disney)

NEW YORK (CNS) – Forest, fauna and beast never looked as good as they do in "The Jungle Book" (Disney), a lavish retelling of the 1894 collection of stories by British author Rudyard Kipling.

zootopia20160302T1348 0498 CNS MOVIE 800A rookie bunny cop and a fugitive fox star in a scene from the animated movie "Zootopia." CNS photo/Disney)

NEW YORK (CNS) – Anthropomorphism runs amok in the 3-D animated comedy-adventure "Zootopia" (Disney).

movie race 20160219T1147 0239 CNS Stephan James stars in a scene from the movie "Race." (CNS photo/Focus Features)

NEW YORK (CNS) – Run, don't walk, to the nearest multiplex and see "Race" (Focus), a supremely entertaining biopic about Olympic track and field legend Jesse Owens (Stephan James).

movie risen20160218T1250 0221 CNS MOVIE REVIEW RISEN 800Joseph Fiennes and Tom Felton star in a scene from the movie "Risen."CNS photo/Columbia Pictures)

NEW YORK (CNS) – In days of yore, Hollywood knew how to make Christian themes pay off at the box office. 

movie hailcaesar20160205T1027 1964 CNS 800George Clooney stars in a scene from the movie "Hail, Caesar!" (CNS photo/Universal)

NEW YORK (CNS) – The February release date of writers and directors Joel and Ethan Coen's comedy "Hail, Caesar!" (Universal) could hardly be more appropriate. 

movie finest20160129T1138 1796 CNS HOURS 800Casey Affleck and Michael Raymond-James star in a scene from the movie "The Finest Hours."(CNS photo/Disney)

NEW YORK (CNS) -- The remarkable true story of the most daring small boat rescue mission in Coast Guard history comes to the big screen in "The Finest Hours" (Disney).

benghazi20160115T1212 1493 CNS MOVIE REVIEW 800John Krasinski stars in a scene from the movie "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi." (CNS photo/Paramount)

NEW YORK (CNS) – Some might fear, simply from reading its title, that "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi" (Paramount) would turn out to be little more than a rehash of the congressional hearings on the 2012 terrorist attack in Libya.

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