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Popcorn Preview: Saving Mr. Banks

Leslie Sisman | Posted 03.01.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Saving Mr. Banks (2013) Cast includes: Emma Thompson (Sense and Sensibility), Tom Hanks (Captain Phillips), Colin Farrell (Total Recall), Annie Rose B...

Non-Twinkling, Non-Cavorting, Wonderful Saving Mr. Banks

Caryn James | Posted 02.09.2014 | Entertainment
Caryn James

Hancock is not an adventurous director, but this is not an adventurous film. It is, however, so entertaining that it will win you over. In fact, it did the nearly impossible; it made me want to see Mary Poppins again.

Popcorn Preview: Gravity

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Gravity (2013) Cast includes: Sandra Bullock (The Blind Side), Groege Clooney (The Descendants), Ed Harris (A History of Violence) Writer/Direct...

Writers on Writers: Jennifer Kahn Asks Michael Lewis, 'What the Hell?'

San Francisco magazine | Posted 08.05.2013 | San Francisco
San Francisco magazine

hat amazes me about Michael Lewis -- what has mystified and obsessed me since I first met him in a class he was teaching at UC Berkeley a decade ago -- is his confidence.

PHOTOS: The Surprising Truth About 'The Blind Side' Movie Home

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 03.16.2013 | HuffPost Home

And if you think the house looks beautiful, now wait until you see the interiors.

7 High School Football Flicks To Get You Pumped Up For Game Day (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 02.02.2013 | Teen

Everyone has their own superstitions when it comes to sports: some people wear the same jerseys every week, and others gather around with the same gro...

Living Thankfully

Leigh Anne Tuohy | Posted 01.22.2013 | Impact
Leigh Anne Tuohy

Dig deep the next couple of weeks and finish this year doing things that aren't so frenzied and frustrating but are life changing. Think hard about what really matters and make someone else's holiday season merry and bright!

Quinton Aaron: A Bear With Heart

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 01.21.2013 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

So whether it is acting or behind the scenes, Quintin Aaron is going to leave his mark on the movie industry. With a heart of gold, and compassion to match, he is poised to be a success story.

Hollywood's Blind Side

Mark Joseph | Posted 09.26.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

The real question isn't why Baptists are behaving like Baptists but rather why Hollywood studios aren't behaving like capitalists, selling more by either getting rid of the bad words or making alternative versions available to consumers like those represented by Lifeway.

No Life In LifeWay? A Story Of Christians Failing To Create Culture

Cameron Nations | Posted 09.09.2012 | Religion
Cameron Nations

The mainstream evangelical church in the U.S. often fails to encompass the complete range of human experience. It produces almost no art, nothing culturally noteworthy in any fashion.

Michael Lewis' Coach' To Be Made Into Movie

Posted 04.18.2012 | Entertainment

In case you haven't gotten your fill of impassioned sports movies based on books, Disney has just announced plans to adapt another story from "Moneyba...

Real 'Blind Side' Mom Calls Out Twitter Hater With Love

Posted 02.26.2012 | Entertainment

Leigh Anne Tuohy is determined to make the world a nicer place, even if she has to do it one Twitter hater at a time. The author, mother, author an...

Coach Firings Demand Smarter Recruits, Parents

Jon Kerr | Posted 01.30.2012 | Sports
Jon Kerr

Instead of caring whether a coach will stay (because he won't), kids and parents need to be asking questions more in line with the culture of today.

Devout Dramas: How Hollywood Is Embracing Religion

latimes.com | Susan King, Los Angeles Times | Posted 12.03.2011 | Los Angeles

In many quarters, Hollywood has long been regarded as an essentially godless place. But judging by the offerings at the movies this season, and more i...

Lucas Kavner

How Social Media Has Helped 'The Help'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 10.30.2011 | Home

Summer movies tend to explode onto the scene in their opening weekends and then slowly peter off, giving way to the next weekend's blockbuster sequel ...

Why We Need to Stop Dissing The Help

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 10.24.2011 | Home
Lois Alter Mark

With countless books and movies sexualizing women and depicting graphic violence, why are so many people focusing their energies on firing away at The Help?

Super Bowl Sunday: The Best Football Movies

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Like football, but not a fan of the Steelers or Packers? Or maybe you prefer some more handsome and heartwarming in your gridiron action? No problem a...

'Blind Side' Inspiration Michael Oher's 'Beat The Odds': Family Pictures And Questions Answered (PHOTOS)

Michael Oher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Michael Oher

I wrote "I Beat the Odds" for two main reasons. One is that I get asked a lot what I thought about the book and the movie The Blind Side and I wanted...

'Blind Side' Star's Next Role

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Quinton Aaron, star of 'The Blind Side,' will next guest star on the CW drama 'One Tree Hill,' Movieline reports. He will once again play an athlete,...

Tuohy Family From 'The Blind Side' Writes Book About Inspiring Story

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The real life Tuohy family, who took in young Michael Oher and supported him until he was selected in the first round of the NFL draft by the Baltimor...

'The Blind Side' Inspiration Michael Oher To Write His Own Book

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — The football star whose life inspired the book and movie "The Blind Side" is now telling his own story. Gotham Books announced Monda...

My Favorite Quote For Writers

Dennis Palumbo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dennis Palumbo

In the cacophony of instruction and inspiration competing for the writer's ear, it seems to me a quote from Ray Bradbury emerges from the din. "There is only one type of story in the world--your story."

Why Men Cheat On Celebrities

David Wygant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wygant

Many times the person being cheated on is actually a cause of the other person cheating. So, let's stop judging Jesse James, and let's start thinking that this was a two-way street.

Talking Sex, Money, Politics and Tennessee Williams at Lit Festival

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Karen Dalton-Beninato

Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival speakers touched on everything from Jesse James to the Tea Party Patriots. Here are moments from my first day at the festival.

Even Oscar Winners Get Cheated On

David Wygant | Posted 03.19.2010 | Entertainment
David Wygant

When we hear about cheating in a relationship, let's stop blaming the man and thinking that the poor defenseless woman has nothing to do with it. The truth is that she was half the cause of it.