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February 17, 2019
In the movie "A Dog's Way Home," former Tennessee shelter dog Shelby portrays Bella, a pet who embarks on a long journey in search of her owner.  James Dittiger, Sony Pictures Entertainment.
How a stray puppy rescued from a trash pit became a movie star
February 17, 2019 - 8:56pm
February 13, 2019
Tracy Briggs and John Lamb have some tips for picking a movie this Valentine's Day that you'll both love. Brent Kiehl / The Forumplay button
'The Scoop': 5 tips for picking a Valentine's movie you'll both like
February 13, 2019 - 4:11pm
January 22, 2019
An Oscar statue along the red carpet area during preparations for the Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 27, 2016. By acknowledging women who have survived sexual harassment and worse, the academy could address the questions swirling around the ceremony. (Patrick T. Fallon/The New York Times)
Oscar nominations are in
January 22, 2019 - 9:27am
December 29, 2018
Crist (cq) Ballas, left, a production designer and executive producer of the movie, 'The Soviet Sleep Experiment,' puts prosthetics on the ears of actor Charles Hubbell before an ear severing scene is shot in Lakeville on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. Hubbell plays the role of Subject 5. Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press
Low-budget horror movie wraps up filming in Lakeville, Minn.
December 29, 2018 - 7:28pm
December 12, 2018
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
December 12, 2018 - 1:40pm
December 7, 2018
Marvel Logo from Wikimedia Commons. The original uploader was Running at English Wikipedia. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MarvelLogo.svg
'Avengers: Endgame' trailer shows Marvel's tactic of linking films
December 7, 2018 - 11:19am
October 20, 2018
Wondering what horror movies to watch at home while waiting for trick-or-treaters to show up at the door this Halloween? Our resident film buff Frank Lee has the goods on little-known gems that are almost guaranteed to scare the bejesus out of most anyone and shares his recommendations in Sunday’s column. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Commentary: Knocking on death's door: Horror movies for homebodies
October 20, 2018 - 7:00am
October 19, 2018
Frank Lee's cat checks out his reflection in the mirror wearing a Halloween pumpkin costume for pets. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming Sunday: A scary good read
October 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
September 26, 2018
The "Loon Lake" crew poses for a picture in Pioneer Village. Pictured (from left) David Selby, Kelly Erin Decker, Chris Lange, Nathan Wilson, Kathryn Leigh Scott, David Karon. Sitting is Ansel Faraj. Karl Evers-Hillstrom / Forum News Service
Round Lake native makes feature film about southwest Minnesota 'witch'
September 26, 2018 - 2:51pm
September 16, 2018
Diane Foley, mother of journalist James Foley, who was killed by ISIS in 2014, is seen in her office at the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation in Rochester, N.H. Photo for The Washington Post by Adam Glanzman
Mother of slain journalist James Foley says filmmaker took their story
September 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 6, 2018
Burt Reynolds in New York, March 14, 2018. At 82, Reynolds is starring in “The Last Movie Star,” Adam Rifkin’s study on fading glory, lost love and regret, written especially for him. (Tony Cenicola/The New York Times Copyright 2018)  play button
Burt Reynolds, Hollywood action star with Southern-fried machismo, dies at 82
September 6, 2018 - 3:14pm
August 30, 2018
Greg Anderson of Menahga, Minn., designed and constructed an X-wing starfighter, made famous in the "Star Wars" films. It stands 18 feet long and 10 feet high, with a 14-foot wingspan. Shannon Geisen / Forum News Service
Minn. man crafts X-wing starfighter
August 30, 2018 - 11:35am
Actors with Restraining Hollywood do a scene for the independent film titled "Kill Me" at Anytime Fitness in Nisswa. Brandon Van Vliet, a 1996 Pequot Lakes High School graduate, owns the film label/production company. His crew spent most the month of August in the Brainerd lakes area filming. Brainerd Dispatch / Steve Kohls play button
Pequot grad comes home from LA to produce screenplay
August 30, 2018 - 7:00am
August 22, 2018
Park Theater owner Pam Wasche Wilson met Hollywood movie star Josh Duhamel this week when he rented the theater for a private movie screening. (Submitted photo)
Film star Duhamel visits western Minnesota lake country
August 22, 2018 - 2:39pm
Watch: A sneak peek at trailers for this fall's most anticipated movies
August 22, 2018 - 7:26am
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