Tag Archives: Movies

The Little Princess (1939)

Photo by Ashton Mullins on Unsplash   Moviegoers had loved child star Shirley Temple for a long time before “The Little Princess” was released, but this was the first time they could see her in full color. The film, loosely based on a book by Frances Hodgson Burnett, tells the story of a young girl who is forced

“Wonderful Life” comes to radio thanks to UT and WGTE

The timeless holiday story of George Bailey and his guardian angel Clarence comes to life on the radio this holiday season. The University of Toledo Department of Theatre and WGTE are partnering up to present a radio play rendition of “It’s a Wonderful Life.” The show will feature UT students and staff, community players and

Thanksgiving Movies: What to watch on Turkey Day

You’ve finished the meal, you’ve watched some football, now you’re ready to curl up on the couch and enjoy a festive seasonal movie. But which one, and where can you find them? Here are a few Thanksgiving-fitting films for you to dig into. Addams Family Values – The Addams children put on a Thanksgiving pageant

CLASSIC MOVIES: The Princess Bride (1987)

“Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.” One of the most beloved of all fantasy films, Rob Reiner’s tongue-in-cheek swashbuckling romance has become iconic in the decades since, and hasn’t lost a bit of its power to thrill and make audiences laugh. Streaming on Disney Plus.

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977): In 1975, Steven Spielberg unleashed one of the most iconic films ever with Jaws. In 1977, he did it again with this classic sci-fi masterpiece, depicting how a man’s life is changed forever after encountering a UFO. With some of the most jaw-dropping visual effects ever created, Close Encounters remains one

History Channel Documentary

Join the Fallen Timbers Battlefield Preservation Commission for a free showing of the History Channel documentary, “The Battle of Fallen Timbers.” Dr. Pratt will talk about the archaeological dig that revealed the location of the 1794 Battle of Fallen Timbers. Showtimes are at 1pm & 3pm.