Film

In "Spider-Man: Far From Home," Peter Parker (Tom Holland), left, greets Quentin Beck (Jake Gyllenhall), right. Though Beck claims to be a hero, he is secretly the supervillain Mysterio. (Photo: Sony Pictures)
The film can help teach us about elements of Ignatian spirituality, particularly the discernment of good and evil spirits.
Mike Seay July 12, 2019
In Ari Aster’s “Midsommar,” the devil is not an ugly monster hiding in the shadows—he is in the daylight, dressed in a white robe and a crown of flowers.
John Anderson July 11, 2019
“American Heretics: The Politics of the Gospel” is about like-minded liberal Christians joining forces in a ruthlessly Republican landscape where people talk more religion than they practice.
Eve Tushnet June 26, 2019
Here are eight films in which Catholic horror speaks in less familiar accents, films I have never seen on other Catholic horror lists.
John Anderson June 21, 2019
Woody’s penchant for self-sacrifice is just one of the aspects that has been recycled for “Toy Story 4” and while you would have to be a Grinch to find any faults in the new film, there are a few.
Kaya Oakes June 21, 2019
Joe Talbot’s film raises the question: what does it mean to belong to a place?