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Singing, Intrigue, More Singing at the Movies

George Wolf George Wolf Singing, Intrigue, More Singing at the Movies

How comfortable are you in movie theaters? Because Jennifer Hudson sounds amazing and Respect might be worth seeing now. Not ready yet? A couple of excellent home viewing choices take the sting out of staying home, too. Here’s the full rundown. Respect In theaters by George Wolf As cliched and formulaic as music biopics can […]

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Strong Movie Weekend

George Wolf George Wolf Strong Movie Weekend

What a great batch of movies! Honestly, except for one stinker, you cannot go wrong with your weekend choices, big screen or small. Here’s some help in deciding. The Suicide Squad In theaters and on HBO Max by Hope Madden What, did you think Amanda Waller (Viola Davis, glorious goddess that you know she is) […]

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Big Weekend for Movies

Hope Madden Hope Madden Big Weekend for Movies

Theme park rides, Arthurian legends, and a ripped-from-the-headlines kind of thriller—that doesn’t sound like that interesting a weekend in movies. But it is. And if these major releases don’t draw your fancy, there’s a host of worthwhile indies in theaters and on the small screen we’d like to point you toward.  The Green Knight In […]

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Hammer Time at Gateway Film Center

George Wolf George Wolf Hammer Time at Gateway Film Center

If you’re finally ready to donate those old parachute pants you never wear, stop. August is Hammer time. For the entire month, Gateway Film Center will feature Horrors of Hammer, a retrospective of iconic British genre studio Hammer Films. The Film Center will present 12 carefully chosen titles, with select entries screening on 35mm film. […]

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Old and New, Good and Bad in Theaters

George Wolf George Wolf Old and New, Good and Bad in Theaters

Well, this week’s big releases are middling, but man there are some great indies out there this week if you know where to look. Luckily, we have that intel for you. Here’s the skinny. Old In theaters by George Wolf The last 20 some odd years have been somewhat odd for M. Night Shyamalan. There […]

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Columbus Genre Filmmaker William Lee Gets Blu-ray Restoration

Hope Madden Hope Madden Columbus Genre Filmmaker William Lee Gets Blu-ray Restoration

What are you waiting for? Shoot the movie! This is William Lee’s motto, as evidenced by the 15 features he’s directed, a 16th that he’s completed and is ready for distribution, and 17th that is now prepping for production. But the prolific filmmaker and instructor—Lee teaches a film production course at CCAD and an online […]

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Mean Girls & 2000s Nostalgia at Grandview Theater

Hope Madden Hope Madden Mean Girls & 2000s Nostalgia at Grandview Theater

Grandview Theater is trying to make fetch a thing. We weren’t paying attention to much of anything for about 18 months, but somewhere in there the 2000s hit their 20th anniversary. That is to say, popular culture from the 2000s is now nostalgic. That’s what Charlie Pulliam and Natalie Spencer at Grandview Theater (1247 Grandview […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION