Chaske Spencer in town for the Twin Cities Film Festival, talks with Dave Lee.
The Twin Cities Film Fest is giving an advance look at some of the movies in its 2013 lineup. Alexander Payne’s “Nebraska” and the film adaptation of Tracy Letts’ Pulitzer- and Tony-winning play “August: Osage County” are among movies at this year’s festival.
From “Sixteen Candles” to “Animal House” — which is your favorite?
Jerry Lewis made a movie so bad he won’t let you see it…
From the people who brought you Batman, Avatar, and the Lord of the Rings comes the performance golf lab at Rush Creek in Maple Grove, one of only a handful across the country – and the first in Minnesota. It’s the exact same technology used to make heroes come to life on the big screen.
From “The Breakfast Club” to “Mean Girls,” what’s the best school movie? You decide!
A 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.
Looking for late-night activities that don’t involve bar-hopping? Check out this list for some great ideas in Minnesota.
The Coen brothers’ 1960s folk revival “Inside Llewyn Davis” earned the Grand Prix, Cannes’ second most prestigious award. The film’s breakout star, Oscar Isaac, accepted the award for the Coens, who won the Palme in 1991 for “Barton Fink.”
Check out these interesting alternatives in Minnesota to the usual summer blockbuster movies.
As Kuoth Wiel wore her Augsburg College robe, she looked antsy like many grads. Her graduation day emotions may seem typical, but what’s going on in her life right now is not – nor is her past. “Because of the war, we went to Ethiopia,” Wiel said. She was born in the Sudan, and her parents made it out with her from a civil war.
Bad Weather means great movie rentals!
Check out the list of 50 movies you probably haven’t seen, but should.
A bi-partisan group of lawmakers want your tax dollars used to fund major Hollywood movies. That may sound far-fetched but lawmakers say it’s a logical use of money from the state Legacy Fund that could create jobs.
Reacting to Jonathon Sharp’s and my picks for the best and worst movies of the year on WCCO This Morning, Mike Binkley wondered aloud whether critics enjoy talking more about the movies they love or the ones they hate.
The Twin Cities provides options for those that enjoy independent film and those just looking for a small dose of culture.
Bullying in schools is an issue that keeps getting a lot of attention. One Edina teen dedicated his senior year to bully prevention and he’s taking an approach that leaves most adults out of the conversation.
With summer fast approaching, we’ve rounded up the most promising blockbuster movies of the season. Get your popcorn ready.
It’s hard enough to raise a kid these days. Check out these movie moms who also manage to save the world.
Angelo Guglielmo, director of the documentary “The Woman Who Wasn’t There,” shares his tips on documentary making.
Do you hate American media and pop culture? I mean really hate it? Well so does comedian/director Bobcat Goldthwait.
To the delight of the entire Chad Hartman Show, Anchorman 2 has received the coveted “green light” from Hollywood. Here is the announcement on the Conan O’Brien Show.
It’s not just about the popcorn or big name stars anymore: 3-D is the buzz in movie making. Even Titanic, released 15 years ago, is coming back to the big screen in the new form. So, how do they make an old movie 3D? Good Question.