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'Avengers: Age of Ultron': Hundreds of German Theaters Boycotting Marvel Film

Ryan Gajewski reports: The heroes of Avengers: Age of Ultron won’t be assembling at a number of German theaters.

“We are worried, particularly about eastern Germany. 150 more words
Art & Culture

Just a neighborhood movie theater

Empty, deteriorating, and facing an uncertain future, the Grand Theater, 2917 N. Holton St., reflects the highs and lows of Milwaukee’s movie theater history.

The 790-seat Grand was one of the city’s earliest movie houses, opening its doors in 1911 – just six years after Milwaukee’s first purpose-built theater. 640 more words

Historic Milwaukee

Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter

The Zellner Brothers’ Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter is a deeply somber modern-day odyssey with a host of heartbreaking episodes, softened by glimpses of droll humor. It is dark tragicomedy at its finest, and is cinematically stunning from beginning to end. 1,023 more words

B.C.

Death of Movie Theaters/ Rebirth of Movie Theaters

There is a current trend of theater ticket sales being on the decline. With everyone downloading free screeners or enjoying streaming service from Netflix or VOD and top of the line home theaters becoming cheaper and more ubiquitous, there is less and less reason to leave the comfort of the couch. 385 more words

Words From The Drink

Virtual Horror: Social Media, Found Footage, and Unfriended

Last month, The Feminist’s Guide to Horror took you into the world of body horror where films focus on the human form as a bloody, suffering spectacle—this month we’re taking a turn into the realm of Found Footage horror, which is all about the power of suggestion. 2,143 more words

Film

Kim and Kanye Dish Out Tons Of Money To Watch Movies Without Other People!

Kim and Kanye take going on a movies to a whole other level.

While us normal people think of seeing a newly released flick in a movie theater with strangers, uncomfortable chairs and the smell of popcorn wafting through the air, Kim and Kanye order new releases straight to their home theater. 129 more words

Features

Next time you go to the movies...

Get your snacks during the previews! According to research, people consume more than 80% of their calories before the movie begins. Once it starts, people are more focused on the movie than their snacks, so they end up eating less.

Connie Sellecca