Friday, February 17, 2012
We've got a list of the top 10 movies rented from Redbox rentals around Maryland Heights.
Romance and action movies top the list of top rentals from Redbox machines around Maryland Heights, with a hearthrob vampire flick beating a robot beat-em-up film and a flick based on a Hunter S. Thompson novel. List compiled via Redbox.com. Redbox.com indicates the company has four Redbox machines around Maryland Heights.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
'Welcome To Shirley' made its world debut Tuesday night.
Some young filmmakers with ties to the Creve Coeur area probably did what anyone in show business would love to do Tuesday night: celebrate a sold out crowd at a world premiere. Welcome To Shirley, which, according to the film's website, "addresses and satirizes the quirkiness of the family unit, as well as the small-town environment, but on a deeper level it confronts complex ideas of bereavement, familial rivalry, and how hard it can be to stay together as things are falling apart," hit the big screen for the first time Tuesday at the Tivoli Theatre in University City. The film is the work of Joe Weil and Blake Lawrence (Ladue Horton Watkins High School graduates), and Paul Brick (Parkway North graduate), among others, and was shot and …
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Around 800 Parkway students, with a little help from teachers, created and premiered more than 150 films Wednesday night.
Parkway School District held its third annual Digital Film Festival Wednesday night at the Purser Center on the campus of Logan College. The festival had all the trappings of Hollywood, a red carpet and plenty of fanfare. The only difference between this festival and Sundace or Telluride was that all the fimmakers were students in either grade school or high school in the Parkway School District. More than 150 films were entered into the festival, with the majoirty of them coming from the younger grades. Two of the festival's youngest filmmakers were siblings Max and Molly Bass, both first graders at McKelvey Elementary. "Some people collect video, some people work on the computer. It's pretty fun," Max said of the filmmaking process. Max …