MOVIE REVIEW: Death Wish

MOVIE REVIEW: Death Wish

Bruce Willis isn’t back, but at least he’s trying. Alas, the same cannot be said for director Eli Roth. When Scott Free Studios and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer gave Death Wish the green light, studio heads could never have known that it would arrive at a particularly sensitive political moment in America’s national conversation. Originally scheduled to drop…
MOVIE REVIEW: Black Panther

MOVIE REVIEW: Black Panther

With a global box office draw topping an estimated $700 million at the time of this writing, Black Panther is the rare superhero movie that bursts the banks of its genre to become an undisputed cultural phenomenon.  Directed by Ryan Coogler (Creed, Fruitvale Station) and produced under the juggernaut brand of Marvel Studios, the film has racked up an impressive number of…
WAKE UP and GO: Actor Mark Wahlberg reveals radical daily schedule

WAKE UP and GO: Actor Mark Wahlberg reveals radical daily schedule

Admit it. How many times do you slap your alarm phone, watch, or clock before you actually get up? More than once for sure.  But not Catholic family man, former Calvin Klein model (years ago) and one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood, Mark Wahlberg!  Challenged by a fan who wanted to know his…
THE NFL’s LEADERSHIP BREAKDOWN

THE NFL’s LEADERSHIP BREAKDOWN

Every organizational leader of even average talent knows that an essential element of leadership is what we often refer to as “energy management.” In simplest terms, this means finding ways to instill positive energy in your employees and your customers while eliminating negative sources of energy, or at least re-channeling negative energy into positive directions…
CREATIVE FINANCING: An Imaginative Proposal for Funding the Church’s Sacred Art Projects

CREATIVE FINANCING: An Imaginative Proposal for Funding the Church’s Sacred Art Projects

WILMINGTON, NC (CNA/EWTN News)—The John Paul II Foundation for the Sacred Arts is rethinking how the Catholic Church should fund well-crafted art. But why is good art in the Church important in the first place? “When a piece of art, a beautiful church, a flower or a sunset not only strikes the eye but pierces…