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Dietrich and Split Rock theaters to hold festive premier nights for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

Dietrich and Split Rock theaters to hold festive premier nights for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

The highly anticipated “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens Dec. 18, but before audiences view George Lucas’ latest installment in what has become a revered franchise spanning nearly four decades, several theaters throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania are providing fans some early screenings. Show times are offered for Dec. 17 at the Cinemark Theaters in Moosic and […]

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In theaters: BLACK MASS — Joel Edgerton stars as FBI agent John Connolly who persuades Irish gangster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to help the agency eliminate a common enemy in 1970s Boston: the Italian mob. R; 2:00 EVEREST — Jason Clarke and Josh Brolin star as part of a climbing expedition who encounter a […]

B Movie: ‘Crafting a Nation’ one micro brew at a time

B Movie: ‘Crafting a Nation’ one micro brew at a time

Documentaries can be very divisive among movie goers as some may find them boring. However, the 2013 documentary “Crafting a Nation” is perfect for all who love craft beer. Often times documentaries relating to beer in any manner take a more cold business minded approach to the subject. The focus tends to end up on […]

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In theaters: THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. — Set against the backdrop of the 1960s Cold War, agents Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) and Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) team up to stop a mysterious criminal organization that plans to use nuclear weapons to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and the Soviet Union. […]

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In theaters: FANTASTIC FOUR — Four young outsiders acquire amazing abilities after a trip to an alternate universe changes their physical forms in unforeseen ways. With Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara and Jamie Bell. PG-13; 1:45 THE GIFT — Joel Edgerton wrote, directed and stars in this stalker thriller about a young couple […]

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In theaters: MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – ROGUE NATION — Ethan (Tom Cruise) and his team take on the most impossible mission yet, eradicating the highly skilled Syndicate – an international rogue organization committed to destroying the IMF. With Jeremy Renner and Simon Pegg. PG-13; 1:70 VACATION — Following in his father’s (Chevy Chase) footsteps and remembering […]

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In theaters (some starting Friday): PIXELS — Adam Sandler and Kevin James team up to save the planet when aliens misinterpret classic arcade games as a declaration of war and attack Earth using the games as models for their assaults. PG-13; 1:45 PAPER TOWNS — A teen comedy-drama revolving around enigmatic Margo (Cara Delevingne) who […]

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In theaters (some starting Friday): TRAINWRECK: Ever since her father drilled into her head that monogamy isn’t realistic, magazine writer Amy (Amy Schumer) has made promiscuity her credo. As much as she enjoys an uninhibited life free of commitment, Amy is really in a rut. While writing a profile about charming and successful sports doctor […]

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http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_magicmike2.jpg This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Nick Robinson, left, as Zach, and Ty Simpkins as Gray, in a scene from the film, "Jurassic World," directed by Colin Trevorrow, in the next installment of Steven Spielberg’s groundbreaking "Jurassic Park" series. The Universal Pictures 3D movie releases in theaters on June 12, 2015. (ILM/Universal Pictures/Amblin […]

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Now playing on the big screen

This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Nick Robinson, left, as Zach, and Ty Simpkins as Gray, in a scene from the film, "Jurassic World," directed by Colin Trevorrow, in the next installment of Steven Spielberg’s groundbreaking "Jurassic Park" series. The Universal Pictures 3D movie releases in theaters on June 12, 2015. (ILM/Universal Pictures/Amblin Entertainment […]