Edina Cinema

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‘Live From New York’, ‘The Farewell Party’ Reviewed

A history of “Saturday Night Live” that isn’t afraid to dive into the show’s issues of diversity and identity, “Live From New York” is a compelling and effectively moving portrait of a program than in 40 years has gone from being an avant-garde game-changer to an American institution.

06/12/2015

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This Week In Movies: MSPIFF 2015 Kicks Off

This week is all about the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival. Things get rolling on Thursday, when the weeks-long festival begins with screenings of a wonderfully titled film, “The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared,” at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. After those screenings, there’ll be an opening night party at the nearby Aster Café.

04/06/2015

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Movie Blog: ‘The German Doctor’ Review 

“The German Doctor”, a film by Argentinian filmmaker Lucía Puenzo, is a psychologically challenging drama in which a heinous Nazi war criminal hiding in South America attaches himself to a family and spin them into his web of cold, calculated misery.

05/23/2014

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Best Places For Film Geeks And Film Buffs In Minnesota

Film arts are flourishing in the Twin Cities attested to by a vibrant community that has supported its evolution over the years.

07/09/2012

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Movie Blog: ‘Deep Blue Sea’ Is Pretty But Shallow

A movie about depression and a depressing movie are creatures that should not be confused.

04/07/2012

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Movie Blog: The Discreet Charm Of ‘Delicacy’

Although it’s French, Delicacy is quite capable of stirring the sentiments of Midwestern movie-goers, if only for a moment.

03/17/2012

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Movie Blog: ‘Bride Flight’ Gets Romance So Very Wrong

I’ve seen two miserable movies this year, and Bride Flight is one of them.

06/26/2011