Deconstructing Oscar V

00:00
February 27, 2012
For the fifth year in a row, Bill McGarvey of CathNewsUSA and James Martin, S.J., join Tim Reidy for a discussion of the Oscar contending films. Among their favorites, "The Tree of Life" and The Descendants," two films with spiritual themes that treat them in very different ways.

Don't miss the best from America

Sign up for our Newsletter to get the Jesuit perspective on news, faith and culture.

The latest from america

Is it Christian enough to just respond to each thing as it comes, to react? Or is there a calling to set a different kind of agenda, and to direct our attention elsewhere?"
The EditorsFebruary 22, 2017
In this week's podcast, Arthur C. Brooks joins hosts Matt Malone, S.J., and Kerry Weber this week to talk about his provocative article, "Confessions of a Capitalist Convert." Associate Editor Robert David Sullivan joins to contribute his expertise on economics.
The EditorsFebruary 15, 2017

On this week's podcast, America's contributing writer Eve Tushnet joins hosts Matt Malone, S.J., and Kerry Weber.

The EditorsFebruary 09, 2017
On this week's podcast poet Christian Wiman, who teaches at Yale's Institute of Sacred Music, describes the power of poetry to hosts Matt Malone, S.J., and Kerry Weber. 
The EditorsFebruary 01, 2017