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The Movies We See…

The Movies We See…

Nikita Rector, Ad Editor/Reporter

February 9, 2012

A common question for people in the Norfolk area is: who controls what movies show in the theatre? Short answer: A guy in St. Cloud, Minnesota. Yes, Minnesota. Dwight Gunderson of St. Cloud, Minnesota is CEC Theatres’ head booker. This means that he goes around and buys the different pictur...

The Immortals: Action through and through

November 22, 2011

From the producers of 300, Immortals rampaged into theaters November 11th.Immortals is starring Henry Cavill, Mickey Rourke, and John Hurt.  The director Tarsem Singh who is also known for the movies The Cell and Mirror, Mirror. Cavill (Theseus) plays a mortal man who is chosen by Zeus (Hurt) to fig...

Captain America: Bringing hope to the underdog

Britt Young, Ad Sales

November 5, 2011

Captain America charged into movie theaters and now into our homes. Captain America, stars Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Tommy Lee Jones, and Hugo Weaving.  The action movie is directed by Joe Johnston. It is an adaptation of the popular comic book written by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. The story start...

The Fighter: 4/5

Brooklyn Schlote, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 5, 2011

This movie, about the boxing legend “Irish” Mickey Ward played by Mark Wahlberg, is not one to be missed. Unpredictable and classic, this story delves into the life of Mickey’s ride to glory, marshaled by his half-brother Dicky, played by Christian Bale. Christian Bale’s role in this movie is...

Jennifer Beals is doing what she can to hold on to transformative role as top cop

March 24, 2011

By Steve Johnson Chicago Tribune CHICAGO (MCT) — The place Jennifer Beals picked to meet is, like her countenance much of the time, serene, especially if one is able to focus on the scenery and set aside the scores of small children fluttering about on this weekday morning. As the talk progresses,...

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