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Studio 35 Closing for Two Months of Renovations

Walker Evans Walker Evans Studio 35 Closing for Two Months of Renovations

Studio 35 will be temporarily closing their doors starting on March 10th to undergo some renovations, marking the first time since in roughly 40 years that the theatre has been closed for an extended period of time. “We probably could have stayed open during construction, but felt it would be faster to close and then […]

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Film Review: Safe House

 Nicholas Herum Film Review: Safe House

Last year I was rough on Ryan Reynolds, his performances in The Green Lantern and The Change-Up were both terrible and I questioned why he was still considered a box office draw. After The Green Lantern I also questioned his abilities as a dramatic actor and whether he could lead a film that didn’t require […]

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Film Review: The Woman in Black

 Nicholas Herum Film Review: The Woman in Black

After spending the better part of a decade playing “the boy who lived” Daniel Radcliffe is finally done playing Harry Potter. I’ve wondered for a long time what kind of career Radcliffe will have after Potter; he seems quite infatuated with Broadway and there’s been talk of him stepping behind the camera a-la Ron Howard. […]

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Groundhog Day Marathon at the Gateway Film Center

 Nicholas Herum Groundhog Day Marathon at the Gateway Film Center

Back for a third consecutive year, the Gateway Film Center is hosting a 24-hour Groundhog Day Marathon beginning at 12:01AM on Thursday, February 2nd. Groundhog Day will be shown every two hours from 12:01AM to 10:00PM Thursday evening. Tickets are $6 for one screening or for the entire marathon. Those who complete the marathon by […]

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Blockbuster Continues to Close Columbus Area Stores

 Nicholas Herum Blockbuster Continues to Close Columbus Area Stores

Five Columbus-area Blockbuster locations are scheduled to close their doors for good. Information obtained from a Blockbuster representative that wishes to remain anonymous stated that the affected Columbus locations are on Georgesville Rd, Cemetery Rd., and E. Broad St. In addition to the Columbus locations, stores in Johnstown and Heath will also be closing up shop. The E. […]

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Film Review: Red Tails

 Nicholas Herum Film Review: Red Tails

As the old adage goes “Those who forget the past are condemned to repeat it” and I’m a strong believer in that saying. In today’s society where the importance of teaching history seems to be at an all time low I think it’s even more important that films pick up of the slack of generating […]

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Film Review: The Other F Word

 Nicholas Herum Film Review: The Other F Word

When I was sixteen I decided to be more into movies than music. This was a conscious decision based in no small part on the fact that the DVD format had just been released and I didn’t think I could financially support both CDs for music and DVDs for films so one of them had […]

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