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30 January 2015, 5:25 pm

Today is Saturday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2015. There are 327 days left in the year.... Read More »

Club Book kicks off in Stillwater

29 January 2015, 2:16 pm

Club Book, a program of the Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA) and coordinated by Library Strategies Consulting Group, has announced a new season of nine authors, kicking off Feb. 12 with a talk by Peter Heller in Stillwater. Funded in part by Minnesota’s Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund, Cl... Read More »

'X-Men'/Storm; 'Battlestar Galactica'; 'American Sniper' give-and-take in Geekly mailbag

27 January 2015, 2:27 pm

If it’s a day of the week, then Bryan Singer is probably making a casting announcement for an X-Men movie. Readers reacted to the news that X-Men: Apocalypse is de-aging three famous X-people , with a Game of Thrones star taking on Jean Grey and a semi-unknown playing Storm.... Read More »

Lauren McCarthy: An American classic

21 January 2015, 9:50 pm

Since the film’s release last week, Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper” has been the consistent topic of debate amongst Hollywood chatter throughout online platforms. “American Sniper” chronicles the adulthood of U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, played by Bradley Cooper, as he became known as o... Read More »

Oscars 2015: who will win best documentary?

21 January 2015, 6:13 am

Riveting Edward Snowden exclusive Citizenfour is the frontrunner among a crop of documentary nominees that – for once – cater more to the head rather than the heart • Who will win best supporting actress? With best foreign-language film having been partly reformed in recent years – more on t... Read More »

Here’s Where to Stream the 2015 Oscar-Nominated Documentaries

15 January 2015, 6:46 am

The Oscar nominations are here, and many of the Best Documentary Feature contenders are available to stream and purchase digitally from the comfort of your binge-viewing-friendly home. With a little more than a month before the Oscars ceremony, the clock is ticking, so here's where to find this ... Read More »

Heaven & Earth (Blu-ray)

12 January 2015, 5:24 am

Highly Recommended Heaven & Earth is a 1993 dramatic filmfromacclaimed filmmaker Oliver Stone ( Salvador , JFK , Nixon ).Based upon the memoirs written by Le Ly Hayslip (along with Jay Wurtis)entitled:" When Heaven And Earth Changed Places ", Stone adapted thememoir as screenwriter and director. &nb... Read More »