Drew’s Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Drew’s Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Ah, Cinetopia! This year’s lineup makes me so so proud. The films are a dynamic mix of the humorous and the tense, the avant-garde & the classic styles of filmmaking and the big names playing side by side with the up-and coming wunderkinds. My picks are but...
The Skeleton Twins

The Skeleton Twins

Two of Saturday Night Live’s outstanding comedians, Kristen Wiig & Bill Hader star as estranged twins Maggie and Milo in this dramedy that picked up the Best Screenplay Award at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. The twins, unexpectedly reunited after a failed...
Russ’ Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Russ’ Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Cinetopia is Detroit & Ann Arbor’s ode to the Cannes Film Festival (currently playing in the South  of France) and our film lineup pretty much echoes this ode. Picking just 5 movies out of an  endless list of favorites is a task, but I guess somebody’s...
Brian’s Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Brian’s Top 5 Picks for Cinetopia ’14

Here are my top 5 from this year’s Cinetopia: NO CLUE: This film just happened to fall into my lap as I made my way through the countless screeners and I couldn’t have been happier. It’s a Raymond Chandler mystery with a dash of SCTV and maybe just a pinch of...
To Be Takei

To Be Takei

George Takei doesn’t shy away from digging into his remarkable career and personal life in Jennifer Kroot’s delightful and incisive film To Be Takei. As a child forced into Japanese-American internment camps, the actor-turned-activist reveals the ways in which racism...
Dazed and Confused

Dazed and Confused

There’s no better way to enjoy a lovely summer evening than movies and drinks under the stars. Join us at Bill’s Beer Garden for a FREE screening of the ‘90s stoner comedy Dazed and Confused. Writer/director Richard Linklater follows the adventures of incoming high...