Film

June 16, 2015 6:07 PM
One of the few remaining video rental stores in Seattle defied the odds when things looked grim
fists & fury
February 25, 2015 7:06 PM
Calling all Jiu-Jitsu and Kung-Fu fighters and fans alike: This week, full-contact combat is coming to the big screen in Seattle. Fists...
February 17, 2015 5:01 PM
This article originally appeared on Avvo.In honor of movie awards season — and the fact that the Oscars are right around the corner — we’ve...
February 11, 2015 12:16 AM
Stranger Than Fiction (2006) Will Ferrell stars as ordinary IRS agent Harold Crick who begins to hear a woman's voice narrating the...
January 22, 2015 6:38 PM
If you were a kid in the early 1970s, you likely spent Saturday mornings sprawled on the living room floor in front of cartoons—and just as...
January 22, 2015 6:20 PM
“The first thing that got kicked off the budget was the flying rig,” says filmmaker Webster Crowell. A contraption that facilitates the...
January 21, 2015 7:11 PM
Never say die! When The Goonies—the cult favorite 1985 film set in Astoria, Oregon—turned 25 in 2010, mayor Willis Van Dusen declared that...
October 30, 2014 9:57 PM
Last November, I wrote about the fancy commercial digital laser projector that Cinerama owner Paul Allen was set to have installed in his...
egyptian theater, capitol hills, pharaonics, landmark theatres
October 2, 2014 5:02 PM
When Landmark Theatres closed the Egyptian Theatre in June 2013, many locals proclaimed it a death knell for authentic Capitol Hill. (The...
September 16, 2014 5:27 PM
That Filmy Feeling’Tis the season when we’re starting to feel less guilty about heading out of the sun and into darkened movie theaters....
siff festival movies in seattle magazine
April 22, 2014 8:56 PM
On a warm afternoon in mid-March, the sun is streaming through the tall windows of the Seattle International Film Festival offices. It’s...
film festivals in seattle seattle magazine
February 14, 2014 8:39 PM
Seattle Jewish Film Festival Celebrating Jewish and Israeli history, culture, humor and pathos. 3/1–3/9. seattlejewishfilmfestival....
oscars 2014 best picture nebraska seattle magazine
October 23, 2013 10:59 PM
As “Psychic Bob” on Seattle’s long-running sketch comedy show Almost Live (which ran 1984–1999), cast member Bob Nelson played an ersatz...
Seattle magazine Fall arts preview
August 19, 2013 9:45 PM
The best part about art—be it a painting, dance, play, book, film or rock show—is that it has the power to change your perspective, maybe...
July 16, 2013 9:23 PM
On April 25, the Cinerama theater rolled out its crimson carpet and welcomed the masses to the seventh annual National Film Festival for...
Mary-Claire King
May 23, 2013 10:55 PM
Back in January, we wrote a story about Dr. Mary-Claire King, the pioneering Seattle geneticist who discovered the breast cancer gene, a...