Loey Lockerby http://kcur.org en Movie Critics: The Best Movies Out In June http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-best-movies-out-june <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For years, it seems like Hollywood has been remaking the same films over and over and over again. Have they run out of original ideas? Or is it the movie theaters and the audiences themselves who keep paying for the same movie every summer?</span></p><p>Our movie critics Russ Simmons, Thom Poe, Loey Lockerby, and special guest Justin Scott, director of marketing for Standees&nbsp;theater, talk about the problem of putting all your eggs in one basket, as well as the new and unique movies that Hollywood is making.</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 14:44:17 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton & Ross Stinemetz 38917 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: The Best Movies Out In June Movie Critics: Book Adaptations http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-book-adaptations <p>The “Twilight” series was a big hit both on the bestseller list and on the big screen. Now, Stephanie Myer has another adaptation hitting area theaters, “The Host.” Other versions of famous books, “Oz, the Great and Powerful” and “On the Road” are currently at the movies, too.&nbsp;&nbsp; On Central Standard Friday, <strong>Russ Simmons</strong>, <strong>Loey Lockerby</strong>, and <strong>Eric Melin</strong> take a look at the newest films and explore the world of book adaptations.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 22:45:49 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton 34314 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: Book Adaptations Best & Worst Movies Of 2012 http://kcur.org/post/best-worst-movies-2012 <p>Was <em>Les Miserables</em> miserable?&nbsp; Was <em>Jack Reacher</em> a reach?&nbsp; Should anyone have taken <em>The Guilt Trip</em>?<em>&nbsp; </em>These answers and more, on this week's edition of <strong>Central Standard Friday</strong>.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 22:41:36 +0000 Jeffrey Harvey & Russ Simmons 29966 at http://kcur.org Best & Worst Movies Of 2012 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: Avengers, Summer Blockbusters http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-avengers-summer-blockbusters <p>In this hour of<a href="http://www.kcur.org/programs/waltbodineshow"> <em><strong>Central Standard Friday</strong></em></a>, join host <strong>Russ Simmons</strong><span style="font-weight: bold;"> </span>and the <strong>Movie Critics</strong> for a look at what&#39;s new in the box office, including <em>Marvel&#39;s The Avengers</em>.</p><p> Fri, 04 May 2012 14:25:56 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 17099 at http://kcur.org Movie Critics: Avengers, Summer Blockbusters The Movie Critics: Nice Start, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-nice-start-2012 <p>Don&#39;t you think it&#39;s a perfect time of year if you like to go to the movies? There&rsquo;s no holiday shopping to do, no garden to tend, no snow to shovel, and no nice weather to miss. But when it comes to picking what films to see, that&rsquo;s where the Movie Critics come in.</p> Fri, 20 Jan 2012 18:59:10 +0000 Andrea Silenzi 11125 at http://kcur.org The Movie Critics: Nice Start, 2012 The Movie Critics: What's New in Theaters http://kcur.org/post/movie-critics-whats-new-theaters <p><font face="Verdana" size="2"><font size="2"><font face="Verdana">Russ Simmons and the Movie Critics join <b>Walt Bodine</b> for a look at recent movie releases, including<em> </em></font></font></font><em>The Decedents,</em> <em>The Muppets</em> and <em>New Year&#39;s Eve</em><font face="Verdana" size="2"><font size="2"><font face="Verdana"><i>. </i>Plus, we want to know what new releases you&#39;re hoping to see before the year ends.</font></font></font></p> Fri, 09 Dec 2011 01:00:00 +0000 Walt Bodine & Tomeka Weatherspoon 8612 at http://kcur.org The Movie Critics: What's New in Theaters