St. Maximilian Kolbe’s works and spirituality fuel “Two Crowns”

Auschwitz movie scene from Two Crowns

The detailing of St. Maximilian Kolbe’s life in a new film, “Two Crowns,” feels fitting, speaking both to his era and our media saturated times.

Experience ‘Fatima’ through eyes of three innocent young shepherds

Fatima movie poster

Consider it a bit of an unconventional spiritual journey, but if you are interested in making a memorable pilgrimage to a Marian shrine in Europe, there’s no time like the present to make that happen

I am Patrick: Patron Saint of Ireland

movie poster for I am Patrick

On March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, more than 100 cities across America will host grand parades to honor the patron saint of Ireland. In the United States and around the world, Catholics and non-Catholics alike will celebrate the feast day of a man who has come to be associated with Irish cultural pride.

(CNS) Catholic News Service:

A-I — general patronage
A-II — adults and adolescents
A-III — adults
A-IV — adults, with reservations
L — limited adult audiences, films whose problematic content many adults would find troubling
O — morally offensive (MPAA)

Motion Picture Association of America:

G — general audiences, all ages admitted
PG — parental guidance suggested, some material may not be suitable for children
PG-13 — parents are strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13
R — restricted, under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian
NC-17 — no one 17 and under admitted (age limit may vary in certain areas)