John Tibbetts http://kcur.org en Movie Critics: A Look At The Oscars http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-look-oscars <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>85th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> annual Academy Awards are now history. Hollywood’s most glamorous event was yet another extravaganza of self-congratulation. We take a look at favorites slighted and just rewards </span>reaped.&nbsp; <span style="line-height: 1.5;">And we discuss the significance of Seth </span>MacFarlane<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> performance as host.&nbsp; Movie critics <strong>Russ Simmons</strong>, <strong>Marie </strong></span><strong>Asner</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and <strong>John </strong></span><strong>Tibbots</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong> </strong>take us through the Oscars and this moth's latest releases.</span></p><p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 21:24:21 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton 32818 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: A Look At The Oscars Movie Critics: Fall Flicks http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-fall-flicks <p>Join the Movie Critics for a look at new releases in theaters near you, including <em>Looper, ARGO </em>and <em>End of Watch.</em></p><p>This week for <a href="http://www.kcur.org/programs/central-standard-friday" target="_blank"><em>Central Standard Friday,</em></a> we've got host <b>Russ Simmons</b> of <a href="http://www.kkfi.org/" target="_blank">KKFI</a>, <a href="http://www.fox4kc.com/about/station/newsteam/wdaf-russ-simmons-bio,0,5981562.story" target="_blank">Fox 4 News</a>, <strong>Eric Melin</strong><em> </em>of <a href="http://www.lawrence.com/">Lawrence.com</a> and <a href="http://www.scene-stealers.com/" target="_blank">Scene-Stealers.com</a> and <strong>John Tibbetts</strong>, <a href="http://www.johnctibbetts.com/" target="_blank">Associate Professor of Theater and Film at KU</a>.</p><p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 21:29:04 +0000 Tomeka Weatherspoon & Russ Simmons 25860 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: Fall Flicks Movie Critics: Get Thee To A Chilly Theater http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-get-thee-chilly-theater <p>For this week&#39;s <a href="http://www.kcur.org/programs/waltbodineshow"> <em>Central Standard Friday </em></a>join host Russ Simmons and the Movie Critics for a look at what&#39;s new in a theater near you, including <em>Prometheus, Brave, The Intouchables </em>and <em>Rock of Ages.</em></p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 21:01:14 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 19800 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: Get Thee To A Chilly Theater Movie Critics: What's New in Theaters, KC FilmFest http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-whats-new-theaters-kc-filmfest <p>On this Friday&#39;s<a href="http://www.kcur.org/programs/waltbodineshow"> <em><strong>Walt Bodine Show</strong></em></a>, co-host <strong>Russ Simmons</strong> and the <strong>Movie Critics</strong> take a look at what&#39;s new in the box office, including a few highlights from <a href="http://2012.kcfilmfest.org/"><strong>Kansas City FilmFest</strong></a>.</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:01:52 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 15885 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: What's New in Theaters, KC FilmFest