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In theaters now: DUNKIRK — Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. PG-13, 106 minutes GIRLS TRIP — When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides […]

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In theaters now

In theaters now: WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES — In the third installment of the Planet of the Apes prequel series — which depicts the events that led to the primates taking control of Earth — simian leader Caesar (played via motion capture by Andy Serkis) is horrified when his family are killed […]

Progressive rockers Boston to perform at Montage Mountain in Scranton

Progressive rockers Boston to perform at Montage Mountain in Scranton

Last year, Tom Scholz celebrated the 40th anniversary of the blockbuster debut album by his band, Boston. This year, he’s marked another milestone — his 70th birthday. But this is one 70-year-old rocker who doesn’t look or act that age. Still tall and slender, with a full head of brown hair he doesn’t need to […]

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In theaters now

In theaters now: SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING — A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May (Marisa Tomei), […]

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In theaters now

In theaters: DESPICABLE ME 3 — Gru (Steve Carell) and his wife Lucy (Kristen Wiig) must stop former ’80s child star Balthazar Bratt (Trey Parker) from achieving world domination. PG, 91 minutes THE BEGUILED — An injured Union soldier arrives at an all-female Southern boarding school during the Civil War. Soon, sexual tensions lead to […]

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In theaters now

In theaters: BABY DRIVER — After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. R, 115 minutes CARS 3 — Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he […]

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In theaters now

Information courtesy of cinemark.com. In theaters: TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT — Humans are at war with the Transformers, and Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving the future lies buried in the secrets of the past and the hidden history of Transformers on Earth. Now, it’s up to the unlikely alliance of Cade Yeager […]

Scranton Cultural Center starts free craft workshop/film screening series

Scranton Cultural Center starts free craft workshop/film screening series

SCRANTON — Imagine previews being replaced with a craft workshop the next time you attend a major motion picture. At Scranton Cultural Center, they’re making that dream a reality. The 420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton arts center will host one craft workshop/film screening event a month through May for children and families, starting with Jan. […]

Sex, murder and Luzerne County: local events inspire Hollywood’s ‘King Cobra’

Sex, murder and Luzerne County: local events inspire Hollywood’s ‘King Cobra’

A new feature film shines Hollywood’s spotlight on a local crime, and the based-on-a-true-story tale stars a few familiar faces. On Oct. 21, “King Cobra” will open in select theaters – locally, the film will be available via video on demand. The movie retells events surrounding the murder of Bryan Kocis, who ran Cobra Video, […]

Home Theater: Binge-worthy titles are here for the watching

Home Theater: Binge-worthy titles are here for the watching

Streaming this week are enough binge-worthy series and movies to keep you glued to your couch for days on end as well as some crave-worthy classics just hitting Blu-ray. Westworld: Rave reviews are pouring in for J.J. Abrams and Jonathan Nolan’s reboot of the 1973 Michael Crichton movie of the same name. As in the […]