Ron Howard

  • Movies

    January 30, 2013

    Aw, Nuts

    A brief history of movie characters getting whacked in the balls

  • Movies

    May 13, 2009

    Ron Howard's Angels & Demons a treat for conspiracy theorists

    Lead actor Tom Hanks says movie is "not important, but it's fun"

  • Movies

    December 10, 2008

    Ron Howard's Frost/Nixon explores Watergate's aftermath

    Film depicts historic ego clash between president, interviewer

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2005

    6/6/2005: The Morning Communique

    [CITY PAGES BLOGS] How did Dan Barreiro's byline end up on George Mikan's Star Tribune obit? Because the obit was almost as old as Mikan himself. Get the inside scoop at The Blotter. Diablo Cody has a bit of a shedding problem. Read all about it at Pussy Ranch. Will the last person working at th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2005

    Cinderella Man 2: Crowe vs. Bierko, Opie vs. Jethro

    Hillbilly no more-- Jethro today Max Baer, Jr., who stole the show on The Beverly Hillbillies as Jethro Bodine, is fightin' mad at Ron Howard, the director formerly known as Opie. Max claims that Ron's new movie, Cinderella Man, is unfair to his father, boxer Max Baer, who is portrayed in theĀ film ... More >>

  • Movies

    June 1, 2005

    Good Sports, Bad Sports

    'Dogtown' skates; 'Cinderella Man' throws in the towel

  • Movies

    August 4, 2004

    When Night Falls

    'The Village' warns of a phantom menace haunting Hollywood

  • Movies

    November 26, 2003

    Free Opie

    Director Ron Howard cuts loose and goes 'Missing'

  • Arts

    March 20, 2002

    Oscar Minor

    You don't schmooze, you lose: Local filmmakers pan the D.L. Mabery Awards

  • Movies

    August 15, 2001

    Body Politics

    The Farrelly Brothers go deeper into humanity in Osmosis Jones

  • Movies

    November 22, 2000

    The Color of Money

    The negative effects of consumerism get a positive spin in The Grinch

  • Arts

    April 19, 2000

    Reel Two

    The Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival spins into its second week

  • Movies

    March 24, 1999
  • Arts

    April 29, 1998

    Real to Reel

    Minnesota filmmaker Wendell Jon Andersson has devoted the better part of his youth to creating his debut feature, With or Without You

  • Movies

    November 6, 1996
  • Feature

    September 18, 1996