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INDIEWATCH: Two films for whatever genre you’re craving this Valentine’s Day
Movies can complement or distract emotion pretty well, and during a holiday for lovers, I sometimes opt for heart-warming or heart-pumping movies. If you feel like switching it up, here are two very d...
2/14/14 at 3:08 PM
INDIEWATCH: 'What Maisie Knew' a complex story through the gaze of an uncomplicated storyteller 1/14/14 at 11:46 AM
MY FIVE: Best heroines of horror 10/31/13 at 4:45 PM FARGO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library hosts Olympic-themed film series
Starting Sunday, the Fargo Public Library will host a 3-week film series at the downtown Main Library to celebrate the 2014 Winter Olympics. A screening of the 1993 movie Cool Runnings (PG), a film lo...
2/6/14 at 1:52 PM
Library launches “Points of View” book discussion series January 12 1/7/14 at 2:00 PM
Library’s “Movie Love” series starts Sunday, Nov. 17 11/14/13 at 10:27 AM THE VILLAGE FAMILY SERVICE CENTER
Watch now: The trailer for "The Adventures of Super Heart" is out!
"The Adventures of Super Heart" video series comes out the week of Giving Hearts Day, Feb. 10-13. But you can get a sneak peak at the series below. This is meant to be fun, of course. But don't forge...
1/29/14 at 2:07 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
Seeking the Simple Life
Ah, the simple life. So many of us crave this so intensely, it makes our addiction to potato chips look minor. I know one woman who is convinced that the only way she will find the simple life is ...
11/22/13 at 3:37 PM
Excellence, Not Perfection 8/12/13 at 7:10 PM THE NEW FORTY
My anticipatory squint...
I have no appetite for blood and gore. As such, I avoid it. That includes avoiding it in movies, in photos on the internet, and on television. It used to be a lot easier to avoid this type of thing, b...
10/23/13 at 10:18 PM
Where credit is due... 5/28/11 at 10:37 PM JIMMY JABBER
Funny story: Jim Gaffigan talks tour, life
Jim Gaffigan has conjured laughter from audiences in myriad ways through movies, TV shows and even a book (Dad is Fat) but the 47-year-old Indiana native is best known for his stand-up comedy, which...
7/25/13 at 3:57 PM
'Trailer Park Boys' star talks Duluth, NHL lockout, Colorado and Washington marijuana laws 12/13/12 at 1:00 AM
Zombies, monsters and superheroes have left the woodwork 10/19/11 at 12:00 AM STAFF BLOGTHE DULLUM FILE
Shirley Jones
We'll talk with Oscar winning actress Shirley Jones this evening on WDAZ News @5....
7/23/13 at 5:56 AM
Jane Seymour 6/24/13 at 10:31 AM
Gene & Patricia 4/6/13 at 5:46 AM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
More Super Women Wanted
While I love the recent renaissance in superhero movies, particularly Avengers and the related Iron Man, Thor and Captain America lines, I can't help but notice that there's something missing. That...
6/24/13 at 10:47 AM
Superman and His Reporter, Lois Lane 6/20/13 at 10:00 AM
Movie Review: The Artist 3/17/13 at 4:56 PM FARGO WARRIORS LACROSSE
List of lacrosse movies not as long as other sports, but here's a couple you can watch this weekend
FARGO, N.D. - The sport of lacrosse isn't the darling of Hollywood that other sports are. The lists of boxing, baseball, football, basketball and other sports movies are long and legendary. ... The li...
Big Day Tomorrow On The Tales
Recently, my other job has been requiring more of my attention than normal. Sensing my stress level rising, Summer Sidekick volunteered to write a guest blog for The Tales. You will recall SSK shredde...
2/26/13 at 10:20 AM
Side Effects: Reviewed 2/15/13 at 1:06 PM
Silver Linings Playbook: Reviewed 1/29/13 at 4:21 PM SWEET CONCLUSIONS
Django Unchained
About a month ago I watched a movie called Django Unchained. Written by Quentin Tarantino, the movie stars Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz; Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington and Samuel L. Jackson. The m...
Beyond the "Turkey Handprint" - Weave a Story with the Family
The perennial kindergarten and grammar school project of tracing one's hand, cutting it out and coloring it to resemble a Turkey is still a standard Thanksgiving art activity. Yes, its quick and undou...
11/19/12 at 5:45 PM PRAIRIE READS
The Road is Life
All he needed was a wheel in his hand and four on the road. - Jack Kerouac, On the Road   Summer is a time for adventure, a time for exploration, and a time to experience new things. One of the ...
8/3/12 at 3:54 PM
Have You Watched this Book? – New and Upcoming Movie Releases 12/2/11 at 4:12 PM
Have You Watched This Book? - YA Edition 10/27/11 at 1:50 PM SLOWING THE RACING MIND
Every Day Heroes: The Bright Side of “The Dark Knight Rises”
Warning: this post will reveal parts of the plot of The Dark Knight Rises. I am sorry for that, but there is no way to write this post without doing so. I hope that this has given you enough warning t...
7/24/12 at 7:30 AM
Hunger Games: More Thoughts from Others 3/27/12 at 10:40 AM REEL QUICKIES
The Dark Knight Rises
Batman has always been one of my favorite superheros, since he (along with Ironman) has to use other means of fighting than actual super powers. Batman uses training and technology, mostly, in his dri...
7/23/12 at 8:22 AM
Quote Quiz 6.29.12 - ANSWERS 6/29/12 at 2:14 PM
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter 6/28/12 at 7:27 PM
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