We’ll be seeing a little less neon around metro Birmingham come the beginning of next year – unless Carmike finds a way to work it into their plans for the area locations they’re purchasing from Rave. It essentially removes Rave from the state market and gives Carmike control of an IMAX screen.
Entries Tagged as 'Movies'
The Google Doodle for the United States on June 6 is the perfect excuse to take a look at what the metro Birmingham area drive-in theaters are playing this weekend – and to recognize how they came to be in the first place.
Folks heading downtown for church (or for a visit to the museum) on Sunday may find it just a little harder to park than normal – since they’ll have started filming portions of the Jackie Robinson biopic “42″ in the area around the Tutwiler Hotel.
Fans of independent film in Birmingham, AL are beginning to organize to attempt to bring a venue to screen them into the city center. Meanwhile, a new multiplex on the city’s east side looks to eventually provide a couple of options for those not wanting to continue to drive elsewhere to enjoy indies.
September 12th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Movies
Wade on Birmingham has the honor of being the first site in the city to share the name of the opening night film for Sidewalk’s 10th anniversary. We’ll share the name with you – Adventures of Power – but for the rest of it, you’ll have to check out Wade’s blog.
December 16th, 2007 · 4 Comments · Last car, Movies
Just in case you were thought you’d be tempted to visit your local Birmingham Public Library branch on Christmas Eve… nope, not gonna happen. They’re also closed on Christmas Day and New Years Day. Erik Jambor stepped down from his post at BendFilm in Oregon last month, for those that may be interested and who [...]
November 30th, 2007 · Comments Off · Birmingham, Events, Movies, Weekend plans
Well, Christina decided to enjoy last weekend without us, enjoying the holiday with family and friends. She also decided to catch that flu bug that’s going around. No matter, she was determined to give y’all some holiday season suggestions this week – and here they are! If you haven’t clicked yet to learn about four [...]