Harry Potter Countdown In Full Effect

The final installation of Harry Potter drops at midnight on Friday. How many of you are boning up on the films or in the middle of an HP marathon? I’m one of the unfortunates who haven’t read all of the books, but I’ve been in theaters opening night for the past three movies. The energy…
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Win Win’s Finally Coming To EGF

We’re finally getting “Win Win” starring Paul Giamatti and Amy Ryan! It’ll begin its run Friday in East Grand Forks’ RiverCinema 15, with a midnight showing tomorrow night.  It was written and directed by Thomas McCarthy (Dr. Bob from the “Meet the Parents” movies). From what I can tell, he’s a better writer/director than actor.…
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Writers Conference Showcases Some Great Films This Year

UND’s 42nd annual Writers Conference begins today with the theme, “Inter(national) Affairs.” I’m thrilled to see what’s planned as well as this year’s movie list, which includes CASABLANCA, THE LIVES OF OTHERS and THE VISITOR.  Here’s a preview of the conference and a schedule. The first film of the week is CASABLANCA, a classic starring…
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