Friday, February 8, 2013
Find movie reviews and showtimes for theaters in Apple Valley and Rosemount.
Editor's Note: All reviews and information aggregated from Moviefone and RottenTomatoes. Want to catch a movie this weekend? Here is Patch's roundup of movies playing at the three theaters in the Apple Valley-Rosemount area: Marcus Rosemount Cinema, Apple Valley’s Carmike Cinema and Great Clips IMAX Theatre at the Minnesota Zoo. Side Effects One sentence plot: Steven Soderbergh reteams with his Contagion screenwriter Scott Z. Burns for this psychological thriller starring Rooney Mara as a woman who turns to drugs in order to deal with her husband (Channing Tatum) being released from jail. Rotten Tomatoes viewer score: 97 Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 84 Reviews: "Ultimately, think of the movie as a puzzle box in which all the pieces fit …
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
The "BIGD" theater will host a fundraiser opening night on Thursday, and has a bigger screen, a more technologically advanced screening and sound setup and luxury seats.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
The newest addition to the Carmike Cinemas in Apple Valley will have movie-goers thinking big. Carmike's new "BIGD" theater will debut at the Apple Valley location on Thursday—one of the first locations in the nation—with a special fundraiser screening, and will continue hosting special film events each night for a week, according to a press release. The new theater provides "the ultimate entertainment experience that centerpieces large format digital with bigger screens, bigger and better sound, and luxurious in-theater seating for cutting-edge presentation and the definitive enjoyment of our audiences,” Carmike President and CEO David Passman said in the release. Its screen measures 80 feet wide and almost three stories tall, and the …
Friday, March 16, 2012
Here are just a few suggestions for weekend outings or activities.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are five possibilities: 1. Become 'Irish for a Day' The Rosemount Rotary Club's fundraiser offers traditional Irish fare—“corned beef, cabbage, parsleyed potatoes, soda bread, salad and more,” according to the Rotary Club's website—as well as a D.J., raffle, silent auction and cash bar. doors open at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Rosemount Community Center, and dinner is served at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 in advance and $50 at the door. 2. Celts Pub The winner of the local Patch poll of the best places to enjoy St. Patrick's Day offers a menu that includes a nice variety of Irish offerings. And the Friday night fish fry is also extremely popular. 3. Take in a movie There are no “must-see” choices in…
Sunday, February 26, 2012
A rundown of the top 10 movies rented from Rosemount Redbox locations over the last week.
The top 10 most popular Red Box movie rentals from the last week: 1. The Rum Diary When Paul Kemp goes to Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper, he soaks in rum and becomes obsessed with the fiancée of a shady businessman. Asked to write favorably about the man's latest scheme, Paul can comply for money or take him down. 2. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 In the fourth installment of The Twilight Saga, a marriage, honeymoon and the birth of a child bring unforeseen and shocking developments for Bella and Edward and those they love, including new complications with young werewolf Jacob Black. 3. Drive (2011) A stunt driver for movie productions by day and getaway driver for armed heists by night, Driver can't help falling in …
Monday, February 13, 2012
It’s possible to enjoy romance while still being frugal.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Anna Schier
Monday, February 13, 2012
Valentine’s Day needn’t be about spending money to prove your affection. After all, it’s supposed to be a celebration of love, which is supposed to be priceless. Here are some Patch suggestions for a Valentine’s date that won’t break the bank: 1. Cook a Romantic Dinner Fancy restaurants are all well and good, but the meal will be even more meaningful to your valentine if you cook it yourself. Mint Life offers a handy list of seven romantic meals, all of which cost less than $10 (and more important, a bit of effort) to prepare. 2. Go Ice Skating There’s nothing more beautiful than a night under the stars, except maybe a night under the stars with your loved one. Bring your valentine to one of Rosemount's two open skating rinks—at Jaycee …
Friday, February 10, 2012
The North Star State has produced more than its share of heartthrobs.
- VALENTINE'S DAY GUIDE
- Zac Farber
Friday, February 10, 2012
It’s nearly the fourteenth of February and Eternal Love approacheth on gossamer wings gilded by advertising dollars. To help you and your beloved celebrate, and to ensure that you need not actually make conversation, Patch has prepared a short list of movie recommendations starring actors and actresses born in the land by the shores of Gitche Gumee. Background: In 1999, then-21-year-old St. Paulite Josh Hartnett’s surname was not yet synonymous with heartthrob. The actor was fresh off his much-lauded role in The Faculty when he was cast in The Virgin Suicides, Sofia Coppola’s adaptation of a Jeffrey Eugenides novel. The plot centers around the five Lisbon sisters, ethereal blondes stifled by their parents’ conservative approach to child …
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
After a hard week of work, you deserve some fun and relaxation this weekend.
Meet a local sports celebrity, enjoy some music and a movie, a car show, and go shopping for refurbished treasures. 1. HAROLD TORRENCE LATIN VIBE CONCERT When/Where: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday; Kelley Park, Apple Valley Why Go: Enjoy a free concert outdoors in the park. Food and drinks, including beer and wine, will be available. Pricing: Free 2. MEET GLEN PERKINS When/Where: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday; Best Buy, Apple Valley Why Go: Come and meet the pitcher for the Minnesota Twins, and grab an autograph! Pricing: Free 3. CLASSIC CAR SHOW When/Where: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; Quality Dent Removal, Apple Valley Why Go: Check out the antique and classic cars on display. Have some free food and soda. Pricing: Free 4. JUNK MARKET When/Where…
Friday, July 15, 2011
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" premiered Thursday night in Apple Valley, and the loyal fans arrived early in anticipation of the final movie in the series.
Check out the places and times you can still see the new Harry Potter movie this weekend, and also read how theaters prepared for the mania.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" premieres at midnight Friday morning at movie theaters across the country.
The promotional posters say "it all ends" on July 15. But Apple Valley's movie theaters are preparing for the mania surrounding the final Harry Potter movie—"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2"—to continue through the weekend and beyond. The film will first be shown at midnight Friday morning. That first midnight showing of the movie at the Great Clips IMAX Theater—all 525 seats—has been sold out for a month, Sales Manager Kathy O'Connell said; the theater added a 3 a.m. Friday show to accommodate more moviegoers. Tickets for the first showing at Apple Valley's Carmike Cinemas still are available, but three theaters have sold out already, Assistant Manager Jason Corzine said; the theater will show the first "Deathly Hallows" …
There are tons of showings to choose from if "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" is a must-see for you.
Not sure where to where or when to see "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2"? The answer (pretty much) is any movie theater, any time. Here are the showings scheduled and prices for this weekend at local theaters: Apple Valley Great Clips IMAX Theater at the Minnesota Zoo All 3D showings: Friday, July 15: Midnight (Thursday night, SOLD OUT), 3 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 9:15 p.m. Saturday, July 16 and Sunday, July 17: Midnight (Friday and Saturday nights), 12:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 9:15 p.m. Ticket prices: $16 for adults; $12 for children 3 to 12 and seniors 65 or older Buy tickets online for remaining shows ($2 processing fee per ticket applies), call 952-431-4629 or buy at the theater box office. Carmike …