Good Questions: Mosquito Food, Uptown & Hat TricksWade from Brainerd is already tired of mosquitoes this summer, but he still wants to know: What do mosquitoes eat? According to the American Mosquito Control Association, only females feed on blood because they require the protein to produce eggs.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsToday marks the turn of the seasons, and what better way to cap off what almost everyone agrees was one of the lamest summer movie slates since the concept of "summer movie" was first coined than to head to a smaller-scale movie with bigger ideas?
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsI'm not exactly surprised to see the box office receipts for this holiday weekend. Specifically, I'm not surprised to see that Godzilla is off by 77 percent of its opening weekend totals.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsThis week's collection of movie best bets is a bit hastier than normal because, duh, you should be first and foremost checking out our daily selections from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival. Just as the weather's heating up, so are the number of movies enticing you to stay indoors.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsFests are still playing out. Fantastic new works of art are still in theaters. (If you haven't caught "Stranger by the Lake" yet and you're open-minded, clear a spot on your calendar.) And the screenings just keep coming! It's enough to make your head spin.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsNow that the long Oscar season nightmare is finally over, it's time to sing "Auld Lang Syne" and enjoy the best of what's playing locally. And let me tell you, the floodgates are open, first and foremost not one but two foreign film festivals.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsForget about the forecast. No, seriously. Pretend you didn't just hear Mike Augustyniak toss out the possibility that parts of Minnesota could see up to a foot of snow later this week.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsIf you'd like to catch something a little bit less in high public demand but still more than worth your time and extra effort, here are some of the best screening options for the next seven days.
Movie Blog: This Week’s Best BetsToo late to wrap up Halloween horror movies, too early to break out your yuletide holiday fare. However, it's the perfect time to start catching up on some offbeat classics and cult fare before the year-end holiday crush begins in earnest.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best Bets
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsYes, we're in a little bit of a movie lull right now, and it's hardly surprising given how little there seems to be out there. Oh, except for that there's tons once you get past the multiplex.
Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsIt's back to school time, and I've decided to inaugurate a new weekly post to the WCCO Movie Blog which will, I hope, alert film fans to their assignments for the coming week.