Is Hollywood the New Church?

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By Philippe Labrecque

Extract from the article Is Hollywood the New Church? published in The Boulevardier Magazine.

Given its tendency to reflect the spirit of the time, it would be tempting to conclude that today’s Hollywood ideological inclination is, once again, following the pattern of reflecting the dominant ideology of our era. Therefore, we shouldn’t be surprised if Hollywood and the entertainment industry as a whole seem to overwhelmingly support left-wing, multicultural, progressive and redistributive ideas that, arguably, dominate our political discourse.

But there might be a difference in how Hollywood and the entertainment industry conducts itself in this day and age compared to the past. Hollywood is more than a propaganda tool used against a particular ideology such as Communism; it has taken on a religious narrative that rivals and seems to overtake the role of the Church in people’s minds….

Please, go read the rest on The Boulevardier Magazine.