Now that Gov. Kay Ivey has allowed movie theaters to reopen, the Amstar 12 theater at Quintard Mall in Oxford is tiptoeing back into business, offering private screenings of classic movies.
It’s a challenge to find new ways each year to tell the timeless story of Christ’s birth. But through the skill of singers and instrumentalists performing time-honored and new compositions, it’s possible to experience anew the wonder of Christmas.
Alex McFry never imagined showing a film at an international film festival, especially one whose main character was a reflection of himself.
In the past year since her feature film “Best Mom” premiered, former Anniston resident Meg Weidner has been on an emotional roller coaster. “I probably need to make a playbook about what to do, and what not to do, for the next go-around,” she said. “In order to minimize the stress and maximi…
Although Shane Ogle has loved movies since he was a kid, he didn’t come to fully appreciate independent films until he was in high school. “I loved going to the video store and picking out something unusual,” he said. “Something I had never heard of before.”
Jacksonville’s Longleaf Studios will host the third of six movie screenings Thursday as part of a Southern film circuit.
icki Dickoff’s film about exonerated death row inmates screened at Birmingham’s Sidewalk Film Festival on Saturday.
Birmingham’s theater district will soon host screenings of more than 200 movies as part of the 19th annual Sidewalk Film Festival.
In a dismal capper to a dreadful year of gifted people dying before their time, Carrie Fisher died Tuesday at age 60, following a heart attack the actress and writer suffered on a plane from London to Los Angeles on Dec. 23.There are many reasons to mourn Fisher, who had come to seem indestr…
Among the Alabama short films featured at the Sidewalk Film Festival this weekend will be one written by Anniston resident Meg Hearon Weidner, who acts in the movie alongside her child.
Cheslee Duke — middle school student, softball player, actress extraordinaire — is ready to step into her first starring role for CAST community theater. She is playing the main character in the musical "Hairspray," which will run for one weekend only, starting Thursday at McClellan Theatre in Anniston.
William Thornton understands the mercurial nature of inspiration. After 20-plus years in journalism — currently covering East Alabama for the Alabama Media Group — Thornton has learned that hard work and discipline — not sitting around waiting for divine intervention — is what gets stories g…
CharACTers Entertainment is sweeping chimneys, spooning sugar, and tapping into its supercalifragalistic side with its production of "Mary Poppins," the classic Broadway musical about the adventure that one nanny and housekeeper brings to the London home of the Banks family.