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Ohioan Nicole Riegel’s Feature Holler Opens

Hope Madden Hope Madden Ohioan Nicole Riegel’s Feature Holler Opens

Filmmaker and Ohioan Nicole Riegel is tired of the depiction of Appalachia and Appalachians she sees in films and media. Her film Holler, hitting theaters across the country Friday, may set that record straight. “I have a chip on my shoulder about films made about where I’m from in Appalachia because a lot of them […]

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Drexel Theatre Reopens for Memorial Day

George Wolf George Wolf Drexel Theatre Reopens for Memorial Day

When your business is closed for over a year, asking for a silver lining in the closure cloud seems like a bit much. But with the Drexel Theatre set to reopen this weekend, Theatre Director Jeremy Henthorn doesn’t hesitate to find a positive.   “I’ve come out of it with a new excitement,” Henthorn says. […]

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Rock Doc Has Local Ties

Hope Madden Hope Madden Rock Doc Has Local Ties

JJ Kramer was 4-years-old when he became chairman of the most dangerous rock magazine in America—not that he remembers that, or much of anything about his father, Creem Magazine publisher Barry Kramer. That was part of the allure of making the documentary Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, which screens right now via the […]

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Checking In on CBUS Indie Cinemas

Hope Madden Hope Madden Checking In on CBUS Indie Cinemas

What do you miss? I miss free beverage refills. Opening a new can of Diet Coke every time I finish the last instead of hitting the soda fountain at Chipotle is costing me a fortune. I also miss going to the movies. A lot of us in CBUS do, and more than that, we’re worried […]

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Giant Monsters Overrun Drexel Theater

Hope Madden Hope Madden Giant Monsters Overrun Drexel Theater

The apocalypse is coming! Despite what you may have heard, it’s not viral. It’s mechanical (mainly) and this year’s 24-hour SciFi marathon at Drexel Theatre aims to prepare you. For one full planetary rotation, Bruce Bartoo and Joe Neff will, once again, fill your eye holes with movies—some classic, some engaging dumpster fires—that look at […]

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Celebrate Halloween Early with Drexel’s Cronenbergathon

Hope Madden Hope Madden Celebrate Halloween Early with Drexel’s Cronenbergathon

Halloween just too damn far away? Jonesing for a sleepless night, hours on end spent in the dark with strangers keen on seeing something gruesome? How do you feel about Oliver Reed? If you answered “yes,” “yes,” and “can’t get enough,” then the Drexel Theatre has just the cure for your pre-horror holiday blues. The […]

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Shock Around the Clock Haunts Drexel Again

Hope Madden Hope Madden Shock Around the Clock Haunts Drexel Again

October is here! Who’s itching for some scary movies, sleepless nights and horror nerd bonding? The Drexel Theatre has the cure for what ails you. Shock Around the Clock, the 24-hour marathon of the macabre, returns to the Bexley theater Saturday, October 13 for a full day of horror movies, vintage trailers and general nuttiness […]

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