WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Minnesota MovieA Minnesota-produced movie almost 25 years ago transformed the quiet river town of Wabasha into a mecca for film lovers from all over the world.
The Lasting Legacy Of 'Grumpy Old Men' In MinnesotaMovies like "Purple Rain," "The Mighty Ducks" and "Drop Dead Gorgeous" shined the bright lights of Hollywood here in Minnesota. But none embraced Minnesota quite like they did in the "Grumpy Old Men" films, which took place in Wabasha -- a town which still celebrates the movie.
Goin' To The (Frozen) Lake: Frank & Chris In Wabasha (Day 1)The WCCO winter road trip around Minnesota is coming to an end this week in Wabasha, which is about two hours southeast of the cities. And it is one of the more scenic drives you can take in the state.
Best Movies Filmed In MinnesotaSee if you recognize these iconic locations captured on film for some of the best movies made in Minnesota.
'Grumpy Old Men' House Goes On SaleA St. Paul house featured in the movie "Grumpy Old Men" is up for sale. The house's exteriors were used for the home of Jack Lemmon's character in the 1993 film. The house has a view of Lake Phalen and is listed for $195,000.
Finding Minnesota: Grumpy Old Men FestivalYou can go anywhere in this state and find examples of Minnesota Nice, but movie audiences have also had a look at our grumpier side.
Best Movies Set In MinnesotaThe list of the best movies set in Minnesota is relatively sparse, and would be sparser still without the presence of hometown heroes Ethan and Joel Coen. That said, there are some classics to be celebrated among the following.