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G (CNS)
G.I. Jane (SAM)
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (CNS)
The Gallows (CNS)
The Gambler (CNS)
Game 6 (CNS)
Game Plan, The (CNS)
Game, The (SAM)
Gamer (CNS)
Gangs of New York (CNS)
Gangs of New York (SAM)
Gangster No. 1 (CNS)
Gangster Squad (CNS)
Garden State (SAM)
Garden State (CNS)
Garfield (CNS)
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (CNS)
Gattaca (SAM)
Georgia Rule (CNS)
Gerry (CNS)
Get Him to the Greek (CNS)
Get Rich or Die Tryin' (CNS)
Get Smart (CNS)
Getaway (CNS)
G-Force (CNS)
Ghost Rider (CNS)
Ghost Ship (CNS)
Ghost Town (CNS)
Ghost Town (SAM)
Ghosts of the Abyss (CNS)
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (CNS)
The Gift (CNS)
Gigli (CNS)
Gimme Shelter (CNS)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (CNS)
Girl With a Pearl Earring (CNS)
The Giver (CNS)
Gladiator (SAM)
Glee The 3D Concert Movie (CNS)
Glory Road (SAM)
Glory Road (CNS)
Gnomeo & Juliet (CNS)
Goal! The Dream Begins (CNS)
Gods and Generals (CNS)
God's Not Dead 2 (CNS)
Gods of Egypt (CNS)
Godsend (CNS)
Godzilla (CNS)
Going the Distance (CNS)
Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry (CNS)
Golden Compass, The (SAM)
Golden Compass, The (CNS)
Gomorrah (SAM)
Gone (CNS)
Gone Baby Gone (CNS)
Good Boy! (CNS)
Good Bye, Lenin! (SAM)
A Good Day to Die Hard (CNS)
Good Deeds (SRR)
The Good Dinosaur (CNS)
Good German, The (CNS)
Good Girl, The (CNS)
Good Luck Chuck (CNS)
Good Night, and Good Luck. (CNS)
Good Night, and Good Luck. (EDC)
Good Night, The (CNS)
Good Shepherd, The (CNS)
Good Thief, The (CNS)
Good Will Hunting (SAM)
Good Woman, A (CNS)
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (CNS)
Goosebumps (CNS)
Gospel of John, The (CNS)
Gospel, The (CNS)
Gothika (CNS)
Gracie (CNS)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (CNS)
Grand, The (CNS)
Grandma's Boy (CNS)
The Grandmaster (CNS)
Gravity (CNS)
The Great Buck Howard (CNS)
Great Debaters, The (CNS)
The Great Gatsby (CNS)
Great Raid, The (CNS)
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (CNS)
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (SAM)
The Green Hornet (CNS)
Green Lantern (CNS)
Green Mile, The (SAM)
Green Mile, The (EDC)
Green Zone (CNS)
The Grey (CNS)
Grey Zone, The (CNS)
Gridiron Gang (CNS)
Grind (CNS)
Grindhouse (CNS)
Grizzly Man (CNS)
Groomsmen, The (CNS)
Grosse Point Blank (SAM)
Grown Ups (CNS)
Gran Torino (CNS)
Gran Torino (SAM)
Grudge 2, The (CNS)
Grudge Match (CNS)
Grudge, The (CNS)
Guardian, The (CNS)
Guess Who (CNS)
Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, A (CNS)
The Guilt Trip (CNS)
Gulliver's Travels (CNS)
The Gunman (CNS)
Gunner Palace (CNS)
Guru, The An Indian (CNS)
Guy Thing, A (CNS)
Guys, The (CNS)


U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' ratings
A-I General patronage
A-II Adults and adolescents
A-III Adults
A-IV Adults, with reservations
L Limited adult audience
O Morally offensive

Motion Picture Association of America ratings
G General audiences
PG Parental guidance suggested
PG-13 Parents strongly cautioned
R Restricted
NC-17 No one 17 and under admitted




Philip Neri: Philip Neri was a sign of contradiction, combining popularity with piety against the background of a corrupt Rome and a disinterested clergy, the whole post-Renaissance malaise. 
<p>At an early age, he abandoned the chance to become a businessman, moved to Rome from Florence and devoted his life and individuality to God. After three years of philosophy and theology studies, he gave up any thought of ordination. The next 13 years were spent in a vocation unusual at the time—that of a layperson actively engaged in prayer and the apostolate. </p><p>As the Council of Trent (1545-63) was reforming the Church on a doctrinal level, Philip’s appealing personality was winning him friends from all levels of society, from beggars to cardinals. He rapidly gathered around himself a group of laypersons won over by his audacious spirituality. Initially they met as an informal prayer and discussion group, and also served poor people in Rome. </p><p>At the urging of his confessor, he was ordained a priest and soon became an outstanding confessor, gifted with the knack of piercing the pretenses and illusions of others, though always in a charitable manner and often with a joke. He arranged talks, discussions and prayers for his penitents in a room above the church. He sometimes led “excursions” to other churches, often with music and a picnic on the way. </p><p>Some of his followers became priests and lived together in community. This was the beginning of the Oratory, the religious institute he founded. A feature of their life was a daily afternoon service of four informal talks, with vernacular hymns and prayers. Giovanni Palestrina was one of Philip’s followers, and composed music for the services. </p><p>The Oratory was finally approved after suffering through a period of accusations of being an assembly of heretics, where laypersons preached and sang vernacular hymns! (Cardinal Newman founded the first English-speaking house of the Oratory three centuries later.) </p><p>Philip’s advice was sought by many of the prominent figures of his day. He is one of the influential figures of the Counter-Reformation, mainly for converting to personal holiness many of the influential people within the Church itself. His characteristic virtues were humility and gaiety.</p> American Catholic Blog We need do no more than we are doing at present; that is, to love divine Providence and abandon ourselves in his arms and heart.<br />—St. Padre Pio

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