The famed Minneapolis bar bears witness to a city’s coming of age
Just off the wheels of Marathon IV: Road Rogue, a week-long song performed during a trek from New York to Los Angeles, performer extraordinaire Mark Mallman has unveiled his latest CD, Double Silhouette. Renowned for his high-energy dramatic performances and marathon song cycles, Mallman has won a h ... More >>
Photo courtesy Rifftrax.coâ€‹When Mystery Science Theater 3000 left the airwaves in 1999 it seemed like an era of bad-movie riffing had come to an end. Something funny happened on the way to the dust heap, however. Fans who had collected, taped, and traded episodes from practically day on ... More >>
Flamboyant restaurateur finally focuses on giving diners what they want
A Minneapolis author helps raise new questions about the King assassination
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Can rep cinema's old-time religion be resurrected in the soulless Netflix age?
A six-figure debt. Feuding over the future. Can anything save the Oak Street Cinema?
Oak Street makes an urgent call to the senior 'Citizen'
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Disco tales of the $3,000 record needle and the Donna Summer cake
Why Telegate matters
Meet the greatest Togolese Afrofunk bandleader in Minnesota
L.I.E. peeps on the shadier side of suburbia
In 40 self-sacrificing years at the helm of the University Film Society, Al Milgrom has seen his reputation grow to mythic stature. How this grumpy old man might cope with turning over his life’s work is another story.
Wong Kar-wai's In the Mood for Love lingers at the crossroads of impossible romance and infinite possibility
Skye Klad rocket away from Earth into a lurid world beyond
Hayao Miyazaki has devoted his films to mapping the idylls of childhood. Now, with his masterly Princess Mononoke, Japan's Walt Disney sets out for a new wilderness.
Has the artsyplex boom housebroken the independent film? A partisan's manifesto.
Sound + Vision: A new generation of DJs and musicians play cut 'n' paste with film history.
A view from the cheap seats of baseball past, present, and future.
Hollywood 1996: Things are changing, and it's all the same.