On the Big Screen

Twilight convention comes to Michigan

Twilight convention comes to Michigan

Story by Heather Hesselink, Staff Writer Photos by Jennifer Hesselink NOVI — Fans of the Twilight saga flocked to  special Twilight convention the weekend of Sept. 29  hoping to catch  a glimpse of the stars from the hit movie series the Twilight Saga. Stars from the hit saga who appeared over the course of the […]

Wreck-It Ralph

RATING: PG for mild cartoon violence/ action and crude humor. GENRE: Adventure DIRECTOR: Rich Moore WRITERS: Jennifer Lee and Phil Johnston WHO’S IN IT: (Voices of) John C. Reily, Sarah Silverman, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk THE STORY:  Wreck-It Ralph (John C. Reily) is the main villian of the video game Fix-It Felix Jr. at […]

Enter to win the Ultimate Twilight Marathon contest

Enter to win the Ultimate Twilight Marathon contest

Looper

RATING: R (for language, strong violence, drug use, and some sexuality/nudity) GENRE: Action/Sci-Fi DIRECTOR: Rian Johnson WRITER: Rian Johnson WHO’S IN IT: Joseph Gordon Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Jeff Daniels THE STORY: In the year 2072, time travel is possible and is only used by the mafia  when they want to dispose of somebody […]

Coming to the big screen

List compiled by CELEBRATION! CINEMA Opening Friday, Sept. 7 THE WORDS with Bradley Cooper, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde. A writer at the peak of his literary success discovers the steep price he must pay for stealing another man’s work. Opening Friday, Sept. 14 FINDING NEMO 3D with Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould. After his […]

The Expendables 2

The Expendables 2

RATING: R GENRE: Action DIRECTOR: Simon West WRITERS: Richard Wenk and Sylvester Stallone WHO’S IN IT: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Terry Crews, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Liam Hemsworth, Nan Yu, Jean-Claude Van Damme and Chuck Norris THE STORY: The Expendables are back after their 2010 successful run. Barney Ross […]

Total Recall

Total Recall

RATING: PG-13 GENRE: Action DIRECTOR: Len Wiseman WRITERS: Mark Bomback, James Vanderbilt and Kurt Wimmer WHO’S IN IT: Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston, John Cho, Bill Nighy THE STORY: Based on the 1966 short story “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale” by Philip K. Dick. Factory worker Douglas Quaid (Colin Farrell) […]