‘America Lost’ Documentary Explores How Families Overcome Cycles of Poverty

Five years in the making, 'America Lost' offers perspective on the decline of once-thriving U.S. communities — and how they might find rebirth.

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Nolte: 29 Greatest Horror Movies of the 21st Century

Halloween is my favorite time of year. Sure, Christmas is great, but you don’t have to put up a tree and all those exhausting decorations for Halloween. The weather’s better, too. Autumn rocks. Most of all, I love watching horror movies, something I do throughout the whole month. Nothing but horror movies. This year’s cycle has been devoted mostly to

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‘Clouds’ Spotlights Catholic Family’s Struggles With Teen’s Terminal Illness

In the same week America got to know the remarkable Midwestern Catholic family of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the biggest movie release this weekend spotlights another faith-driven Midwestern family. Premiering today on Disney Plus, “Clouds” recounts the story of Zach Sobiech, one of four siblings raised in a Catholic home in Lakeland, Minnesota. After being diagnosed with osteosarcoma, an aggressive

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