VENICE - Habemus a pope pic. And from Pope Francis' native Argentina. One of its most international directors, Alejandro Agresti ("The Lake House") will direct "Historia de un cura" (A Priest's…
BARCELONA - 3D animated movie "Foosball," the latest film from Juan Jose Campanella ("The Secret in Their Eyes"), rewrote the history books Thursday in Argentina, opening in cinemas theaters to a…
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ROME – While the election of Pope Francis was welcomed by global media as a fresh start for a scandal-riddled Catholic Church on Thursday, some questioned if the new pontiff will be up to the…
It was wall-to-wall Pope coverage midday Wednesday, as the Big Four and cable news nets broke into regularly scheduled daytime programming once white smoke was spotted billowing out of the Vatican's…
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