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June First Friday at Gallery North
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FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
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Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
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April 30, 2017
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Full guide to summer at the cinema
Hopefully, the temperatures will continue to warm up, which means blockbuster season is right around the corner in the theater. While action...
April 30, 2017 - 6:20am
February 19, 2017
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
This is the third piece in a four-part column series with predictions for the 89th Academy Awards. Week one predicted the acting categories and...
February 19, 2017 - 8:00am
February 12, 2017
Film exposes underworld of U.S. children sold online for sex
NEW YORK—When Mary Mazzio first heard about middle-school girls from her hometown of Boston suing a website on which they had been sold for sex, the self-described "recovering lawyer" was blown away. "What? Fifteen minutes from where I live?" the film director remembers thinking....
February 12, 2017 - 7:00am
February 5, 2017
Matthew Liedke column: Affleck, Portman have good chances for Oscars
The Academy Awards are now four weeks away and that means it's time for predictions. We will preview a variety of categories over the next month....
February 5, 2017 - 6:30am
November 6, 2016
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘The Warriors’
Brown: Now that October is over and I can drop my anxiety by not watching scary movies, I wanted to pick a personal favorite in “The Warriors.”...
November 6, 2016 - 5:09pm
May 1, 2016
Summer at the cinema: Your guide to the blockbusters and everything inbetween
While the actual summer season is still some weeks away, the summer movie season starts in just a few days. Like the last few years, the summer...
May 1, 2016 - 12:50am
March 27, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: Crowdfunding giving an important kick start to filmmaking
When a person goes to a film festival, it’s expected to hear the phrases “movie,” “camera” and “director.” When I was at the Fargo...
March 27, 2016 - 12:44am
March 6, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: How the Academy can push ratings back up after an eight-year low
About 34.4 million people tuned in for the 88th Academy Awards last week, according to Deadline Hollywood. Unfortunately, that number marked...
March 6, 2016 - 12:01am
February 7, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: DiCaprio recent win streak signals Oscar on the horizon
Feb. 27, 2005, Feb. 27, 2007 and March 2, 2014. All days where Leonardo DiCaprio lost the Academy Award for Best Actor. That streak is about...
February 7, 2016 - 12:20am
January 31, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: Stallone is close to gold for supporting actor
The race is on for the grand finale of award season, and one category already looks like a lock: The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor....
January 31, 2016 - 12:22am
October 18, 2015
'We kept finding ourselves in Bemidji': Twin Cities-based filmmaker loved shooting jug band movie in First City on the Mississippi
BEMIDJI—Jack Norton, a 27-year-old director making his first feature-length film, had microphones freeze and fail when he tried to shoot...
October 18, 2015 - 12:23am
August 8, 2014
It’s a mad, madd documentary: Kickstarter campaign for Madd Frank project reaches goal
BEMIDJI -- Old school fright night fans are one step closer to reliving their nocturnal nostalgia. A Kickstarter campaign to help fund completion of a documentary about a Midwest horror host successfully reached its goal Monday. Televisions in the Red River Valley were tuned in to...
August 8, 2014 - 7:14pm
June 28, 2014
Midwest horror host haunts Bemidji pub; Fargo’s Madd Frank working on documentary with UpStream TV
BEMIDJI -- Horror fans and graveyard groupies worldwide have spent many a fright night with Elvira, the Crypt Keeper and Mystery Science Theater...
June 28, 2014 - 12:09pm
April 18, 2014
Reviving the first zombie: Kickstarter project to finish ‘Lazarus’ film
BEMIDJI -- As billions of people around the world prepare to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, a Bemidji man dreams of breathing new life...
April 18, 2014 - 7:07pm