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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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Rave Cinemas Opens New 14-Screen Movie Theater in Grove City

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The second Rave movie theater is launching in the Columbus market this Friday with the opening of Rave Grove City 14. This 14-screen theater located just off Stringtown Road comes equipped with digital projection equipment and digital sound in every room, and includes a RaveXtreme auditorium, which is similar to an IMAX-type experience with a […]

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Columbus International Film + Video Festival Returns

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus International Film + Video Festival Returns

The 59th annual Columbus International Film + Video Festival (CIFVF) kicks off on Wednesday and spans three venues over the course of five days. Film events range from kid-friendly international cartoons to documentaries on internet regulation to local student works. Here’s a taste of what this year’s festival includes: 11/16 – Filmmakers Forum: An Evening […]

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