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There's more to summer movies than 'Avengers'

...wave of sequels, remakes, reboots, comic-book adventures, high-concept comedies and the usual assortment of wanna be blockbusters, all competing for your attention (and your wallet). Here are some of the movies scheduled to come out over the next...
Summer gets off to strong start with 'Bridesmaids'

Summer movie season is in full bloom now, and the blockbusters are vying for your ticket cash. May is usually the month the studios pump out their biggest rollers, and they're often hit-or-miss...
'30 Minutes' short enough to work

...participating in gunplay with bad guys; CGI Smurfs, chipmunks, or an alien named Paul; Will Smith (pick any one of his blockbusters). Sometimes, all that's required to be a completely ludicrous flick is a comedy full of colorful language and overflowing...
'Playlist' pleasantly light

With the big summer blockbusters pretty much on hiatus until next year and the onslaught of the darker fall-season-trying-for-an-Oscar films, it is a...
Thanks for helping make Dads on Duty fundraiser a success

...Orca Enterprises, Allen Marine Tours, Alaska Travel Adventures, Alaska Pacific Bank, Alaska Glacier Seafoods, Avon, Blockbusters, Bjorn Dihle Photography, The Creating Place, Creative Memories, Eagle Crest, El Sombrero, Fireweed Chiropractic...
Agents: 'Titanic' composer James Horner died in plane crash

...Los Padres National Forest, about 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles.Horner's credits ran the gamut From big-budget blockbusters to foreign-language indies. He even composed the theme song for the "CBS Evening News with Katie Couric."His work...
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Review: Marvel's 'Ant-Man' is smaller but still not fun size to his ex-wife (Judy Greer, an actress too good to be twice relegated to the domestic sidelines in this summer's blockbusters).Through some strained plot mechanics, Lang is recruited by the original Ant-Man, the scientist Hank Pym (Michael...
No more Blockbuster nights

Prepare to cry a few tears into your microwave popcorn - Blockbuster is closing its Juneau stores, citing a downturn in business. Most Blockbuster stores shut down in 2013, leaving only franchises bearing the name and meeting communities' movie...
Off the Beaten Path: Watch out, Iliamna Lake Monster, here I come

...toward "A Lake Sits on it." I plan to also write a manual on how to fish for freshwater monsters, a book of poetry and a blockbuster Hollywood screenplay.Iliamna Lake, at more than 1,000 square miles, is the largest body of freshwater in Alaska. There...
Observing 'Back to the Future' Day with blasts from Juneau's past theater. It had to wait weeks, sometimes months, to see the newest movies. "Back to the Future," though a summer blockbuster, was no different. It didn't arrive in Juneau until this week, premiering on Friday, Oct. 18, 1985.The Empire's...


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