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Letter: Willmar school issues
Letter: Veterans, you are needed
Commentary: Harry Reid vs. the Smooth Deal
Commentary: Disability services in critical need of funding
Letter: A poor movie experience
I patronize the Carmike Kandi 6 movie theater and have had very few instances of poor service and technical glitches. That is, until recently. Picture a rainy Sunday afternoon. There was one person selling tickets with a line that numbered over 100. She was doing her best. After...
opinion / letters
May 2, 2014 - 5:00am
April 8, 2014
Letter: A movie worth the drive
Recently I drove to Cold Spring to see the movie “God’s Not Dead” at the Quarry Theater. It was thought-provoking and excellent. I am sorry to report that both Spicer Cinema and Carmike Cinema informed me they will not be showing it. I personally know of at least 18 other people...
opinion / letters
April 8, 2014 - 5:00am
January 14, 2014
Florida gunman at movie screening says he feared attack
Miami - (Reuters) - The man charged with shooting and killing a fellow moviegoer during an argument over cellphone use in a Florida theater is...
news / nation
January 14, 2014 - 3:29pm
November 1, 2013
Editorial: Keep our turkeys on the menu
Some say it is only a movie, but the movie “Free Birds” looks a little more like revisionists taking a swing at a Thanksgiving tradition. In this movie opening today, the plot is described as “two turkeys from opposite sides of the track put aside their differences and team...
opinion / editorials
November 1, 2013 - 5:00am
March 25, 2013
'The Croods' catches fire with $44.7M opening
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The caveman comedy “The Croods” left an indelible mark on the wall, opening at No. 1 with $44.7 million, according to Sunday studio estimates. The 3-D adventure from DreamWorks Animation and 20th Century Fox features a voice cast including Nicolas Cage, Emma...
entertainment / theater
March 25, 2013 - 9:14am
February 20, 2013
Make your picks in our Red Carpet Movie Awards
Make your picks in our Red Carpet Movie Awards.
February 20, 2013 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2012
Slowing the Racing Mind blog: A review of 'The Bully Project'
May 9, 2012 - 9:15am
April 26, 2012
Date-night movies take over
'The Lucky One' Yet another adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks novel, so you know exactly what you're getting walking into this thing. It's predictable...
showcase / entertainment
April 26, 2012 - 9:05am
Box office: 'Think Like a Man' muscles in at No. 1
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The date-night movies "Think Like a Man" and "The Lucky One" finally have knocked "The Hunger Games" off its No. 1 box-office...
showcase / entertainment
April 26, 2012 - 8:59am
Slowing the Racing Mind blog: Lessons to take away from 'Hunger Games'
March 26, 2012 - 8:24am
April 21, 2011
Mpls woman made Eden Valley-Watkins "dead people" post
LITCHFIELD -- Meeker County investigators have interviewed the Minneapolis woman allegedly responsible for posting "I see dead people" with a photo of Eden Valley-Watkins High School on her Facebook page. School officials put the three district schools on lockdown Wednesday after...
news / region
April 21, 2011 - 9:14am
November 20, 2009
Fans flock to Willmar theater for first showing of 'Twilight' sequel
A new moon was rising Thursday night over Carmike Kandi 6 as hundreds of fans packed the theaters for a sold-out midnight showing of "The Twilight...
news / entertainment
November 20, 2009 - 12:00am