Archive | Cinerama (theater)

Pacific Rim

{Pacific Rim opens in Seattle on Thursday, 7/11, and is screening at Sundance Cinemas Seattle, Thornton Place, Pacific Science Center IMAX, the Cinerama, and AMC Pacific Place}  There's quite a bit of exposition in the opening scenes of Pacific Rim, but even though narration usually bugs me, I didn't mind it here one bit, because: […]

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Photo Essay: SIFF Closing Night – Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring

One last red carpet hurrah from Imaginary Rich with the stars of Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring, which screened at the Cinerama for SIFF's Closing Night! And if you missed the film on Sunday, The Bling Ring screens at SIFF Cinema Uptown starting on Friday, 6/21. YAY! We also have an interview with Israel Broussard and Katie Chang coming soon!  We can't […]

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SIFF 2013: Closing Weekend Highlights

The last few days of the festival are upon us, and if you've slacked on your SIFFage, there's still time to do something about it. Judging by what I've seen in advance, the programmers have saved some of the best for last: Closing weekend (6/7 – 6/9) has at least five sure-fire hits that I […]

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SIFF 2013: Week One Highlights

SIFF's opening night film was, as I'm sure you've heard, Much Ado About Nothing — a title which we're all hoping doesn't apply to the ever-varied lineup of this year's iteration of our beloved local cinema gorge-a-thon. Whether or not you were lucky enough to get tix to opening night's Whedonverse fantasia (or the following […]

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

{The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey opens in Seattle on Friday, 12/14 and is screening pretty much everywhere, but I personally recommend the Cinerama} In order to talk about Peter Jackson’s much-anticipated The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, you have to talk about the craziness of him creating a new 3D film technology and deciding to use […]

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Recommended Film Event: NIFFTY Music Video Mixtape {4/28}

Nothing like a mini-film festival in April to get us prepped for both STIFF and SIFF, which arrive in May. NFFTY (pronounced “Nifty”) is the “National Film Festival for Talented Youth”, and showcases the best young directors 22 and younger from around the world. This 4-day festival takes place April 26-29, with films and events […]

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Three movie things to do this week: Blood, Sweat, and The FP

Back from SXSW last week, and I feel I have a lot of movie watching catching up to do. It seems as if Seattle theaters are stuffed with interesting things to checkout. This weekend isn't making things any easier. I've tried to narrow down to three sets of suggestions – but it wasn't easy. In the […]

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

{The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo opens in Seattle area theaters on December 21st – with some theaters hosting post 7pm screenings on the 20th} A crusading journalist and an antisocial master-hacker with a photographic memory whose approach to justice is refreshingly direct return to the big screen in David Fincher's adaptation of Stieg Larsson's […]

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