Rom-coms used to be a cash cow -- and wildly popular with audiences. What happened?
Ice Cube plays a nobly abusive police officer for laughs
They Do Still Make ’Em Like This
A modern spin on Jane Austen that still shoots for happily ever after
Adam Sandler is successful because he's lazy.
The Wolf Pack trilogy ends right where it began
Locally bred Oscar-winning auteurs Joel and Ethan Coen have never shied away from drawing inspiration from their Minnesota upbringing to use in their films. Both Fargo and A Serious Man candidly reflect all-too-familiar aspects of life around these parts as well as lasting impressions that the creat ... More >>
Which, come to think of it, is a lot like marriage
The great phone-sex comedy the world needs
A guide to a picture-perfect summer
A look ahead at the season's hottest films
But plot gimmick still comes with 2012 prices
Who doesn't like sitting on a rooftop, noshing on some food and watching a movie? No one. Not one person on this planet doesn't like that combination of things. So, it's a good thing that Solera's Dinner and a Movie on the Rooftop series begins tonight with a showing of the classic, Cowboys an ... More >>
Move over Honolulu, see you later San Francisco -- if you're looking for romance, the place to be is La Crosse, Wisconsin. And if that doesn't work for you, go to Green Bay.Or so say the folks at Redbox. The movie rental company recently compiled a list of the Top 10 Most Romantic Cities in the c ... More >>
General MillsFiber One: Not the kind of "magic brownies" Cheech and Chong usually eat.Cheech and Chong are back! The vintage stoner duo is starring in a short flick used to promote General Mills Fiber One 90-calorie brownies. The Business Journal reports that the term "magic brownies" came ... More >>
It's as crass as it sounds
48-Hour Film Project, Twin Cities Film Fest
Too many sci-fi references and not enough Kristen Wiig
Is there life after Black Swan?
It's a total Zach attack in this Todd Phillips buddy comedy
Brooklyn high-schooler takes chic mental-health break
Monday movie screenings on the patio at Sweeney's Saloon continue tonight with Super Troopers. So if you are in the mood for a couple hours of law enforcement silliness, cheap beer, and even cheaper wings, this is your ticket.
IPRToki Wright released an album over a year ago called A Different Mirror, and his touring support for the record is still in high-gear. Tonight marks a big bash for him and urban music at an Institute of Production and Recording (IPR)-sanctioned concert at Minnehaha Park where he will play alon ... More >>
It's a messy but funny spin-off of Forgetting Sarah Marshall
That's bad-meaning-good for Gen X filmmakers
The fifth annual Cinema and Civics film and music series returns to Stevens Square Park next month, starting off what seems a promising summer with The Neverending Story and MC/VL on June 16th. Trying to find a common thread in the movies this year, the only free-association that came to mind was ... More >>