To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s “95 Theses” on “the Efficacy and Power of Indulgences” on Oct. 31, PBS is airing a docudrama about the improbable monk who …

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Last week I decided to change lanes from watching small independent or world films to watching a horror film, “It,” directed by Andy Muschietti (“Mamá”), written by Chase Palmer, Cary …

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National Geographic’s new series “The Story of Us” features Morgan Freeman as narrator and guide across several countries and cultures. As he explains at the beginning of each episode, his …

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Because we are a small community of six sisters and everyone is either traveling, on mission or otherwise occupied, I represented our community at the funeral Mass and burial of …

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In 1983 Ophelia Dahl, the 18-year-old daughter of Academy Award-winning actress Patricia Neal and noted children’s author Roald Dahl (who wrote Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and the screenplay for …

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This lovely animated film is adapted from Deborah Ellis’ 2000 international best-selling novel of the same title. It tells of an 11-year-old girl, Parvana (Saara Chaudry), growing up in Kabul, …

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National Geographic’s second scripted series is an eight-part miniseries starring Michael Kelly, Jason Ritter, E.J. Bonilla, Kate Bosworth, Patrick Schwarzenegger and Jeremy Sisto. It tells a tragic and sobering story: …

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Miguel (Anthony Gonzalez) is very excited that the feast of the Día de los Muertos is here! There is to be a music competition in his village of Santa Cecilia …

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National Geographic’s new hour-long documentary “The Secrets of Christ’s Tomb” reveals some fascinating new information about the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem. The key discovery adds to the …

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Most people know Ben Bradlee’s name from the Watergate era (1972-1974), when as executive editor of The Washington Post, he and his men brought down President Nixon by exposing the …

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To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s “95 Theses” on “the Efficacy and Power of Indulgences” on Oct. 31, PBS is airing a docudrama about the improbable monk who …

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National Geographic’s new series “The Story of Us” features Morgan Freeman as narrator and guide across several countries and cultures. As he explains at the beginning of each episode, his …

Read more