Kathleen Turner http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20926/all en Golden Globe Actress Calls Abortion Barriers ‘Fundamentally Wrong’ http://www.mrc.org/articles/golden-globe-actress-calls-abortion-barriers-fundamentally-wrong <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Kathleen Turner bashes the pro-life personhood movement. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>When it comes to politics, abortion is one of Hollywood’s preferred topics – as actress Kathleen Turner recently demonstrated.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/golden-globe-actress-calls-abortion-barriers-fundamentally-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Life Abortion Kathleen Turner Personhood RH Reality Check Wed, 06 May 2015 19:10:46 +0000 mike.ciandella 48838 at http://www.mrc.org ‘The Perfect Family’ Mocks Devout Catholics as Unthinking Bigots http://www.mrc.org/articles/perfect-family-mocks-devout-catholics-unthinking-bigots <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New film celebrates obligatory homosexual subplot and gay marriage. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/paul-wilson-joe-and-betty-anderlik-fellow-culture-and-media">Paul Wilson, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Mockery of religion in general and Catholicism in particular is commonplace in Hollywood – from Showtime’s <a href="http://www.sho.com/sho/the-borgias/home">“The Borgias”</a> to the recent <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tp-om69-fBo">“Three Stooges”</a> movie which features Kate Upton wearing a “nun-kini.” The latest installment of Catholic-bashing, <a href="http://www.theperfectfamilymovie.com/">“The Perfect Family,”</a> is slated to come out May 4 – and predictably stereotypes Catholics who believe and practice what their Church teaches as unfeeling busybodies. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/perfect-family-mocks-devout-catholics-unthinking-bigots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Art & Entertainment gay Kathleen Turner LGBT movie Perfect Family Wed, 02 May 2012 20:42:05 +0000 dan.gainor 39971 at http://www.mrc.org