Tag Archives: National Catholic Office for Motion Pictures

Catholic press continues mission to reach film audiences

Third in a series By Chaz Muth Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — The once influential Catholic film office had been able to get Hollywood studios to change content in movies it deemed morally offensive for decades, but that … Continue reading

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Church changes course to maintain moral guide on film

Second in a series By Chaz Muth Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — Songwriter Bob Dylan wrote his celebrated anthem “The Times They Are a-Changin’” in 1963 and though it was penned as a hymn to the civil rights … Continue reading

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Catholicism influenced moviemaking from the early days of film

First in a series By Chaz Muth Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — Motion pictures have enchanted the public since the late 19th century, providing audiences with vivid storytelling on a host of topics and conceptually transporting them to … Continue reading

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