Movie: ‘Easter Mysteries’ film to have one-night showing at select U.S. cinemas

DENVER (CNS) — During Holy Week, a new musical theater depiction of the Easter story will hit the big screen at nearly 300 movie theaters around the country for a special one-night showing March 22. Titled “Easter Mysteries,” the film was produced by Denver-based Fathom Events and New York-based SimonSays Entertainment. Tickets can be purchased […]

Movie: ‘London Has Fallen’

NEW YORK (CNS) — When North Korean terrorists besiege the White House in 2013’s “Olympus Has Fallen,” Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) leaps into action to save President Benjamin Asher (Aaron Eckhart). In the equally improbable and considerably more pitiless sequel “London Has Fallen” (Focus), Great Britain’s capital is devastated by insurgents controlled […]

Movie: ‘Zootopia’

NEW YORK (CNS) — Anthropomorphism runs amok in the 3-D animated comedy-adventure “Zootopia” (Disney). As with Disney’s “Cars” franchise, which presented a world of automobiles with human traits, “Zootopia” personifies all creatures great and small. They jabber away among themselves as each earns a living in the bustling metropolis of the title. Inside jokes and […]

Movie: ‘Risen’

 Above: Joseph Fiennes and Tom Felton star in a scene from the movie “Risen.” The Catholic News Service classification is A-III — adults. The Motion Picture Association of America rating is PG-13 — parents strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. (CNS photo/Columbia Pictures) In days of yore, Hollywood knew how […]