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Milwaukee Film Festival alum "Big Sonia" is a lovely little gem

Published Jan. 17, 2018

The documentary "Big Sonia" - an alum of the 2017 Milwaukee Film Festival, now screening at The Times Cinema - warmly takes after its subject's unrelenting bright spirit, paying touching tribute to its haunted but unhindered petite powerhouse.

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3 ways to pay tribute to Prince this week, in song and on screen

Published April 25, 2016

We're still all broken up about the sudden, shocking death of Prince. Thankfully, several Milwaukee venues are offering opportunities to continue the Prince mourning process this week and pay tribute to his artistic genius in both music and movies.

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2014 Milwaukee Film Festival adds the Times Cinema

Published July 22, 2014

In addition to the successful rotation of the Oriental, the Downer and the Fox Bay movie theaters, the 2014 Milwaukee Film Festival has recruited the Times Cinema to its Avengers team of old school Milwaukee movie houses.

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Looks like Rosebud may reopen next month

Published July 19, 2012

A sign on the Rosebud Cinema Drafthouse, 6823 W. North Ave., in Wauwatosa, says the venue, closed for a few months now, hopes to reopen soon. Today, an author with local ties confirmed an event at the theater.

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Moto movie appeals to alternative biker community

Published Jan. 25, 2012

Join Milwaukee's alternative motorcycle scene at "Mid-winter Moto Movie," an event meant to help relieve winter madness among Milwaukee-area motorcyclists. "Faster" is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 26 at The Times Cinema.

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A pair of series focus in on classic movies

Published Jan. 9, 2012

If you can find anything in the new movie listings that whets your whistle, why not travel back in time and see some of the greatest films ever made on the big screen.

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Gallun views "Out of Respect" as a start, not an end

Published Nov. 9, 2011

Earlier this year, Milwaukee filmmaker Tess Gallun premiered her documentary, "Out of Respect: A Story of Five." The film follows five homeless LGBTQ Milwaukeeans as they try to find not just permanent homes and jobs, but also a path through the emotional - as well as the economic - struggles they face. Aa new 65-minute cut screens Thursday, Nov.10 at The Times Cinema.