Archive for July, 2007

Monstrous Imaginations

Sunday, July 22nd, 2007

Detroit Movie Palaces Home Page 

The beautifully remodeled auditorium of the Detroit Film Theatre has played host this summer to flying saucers, dinosaurs, animated skeletons and Sinbad the Sailor.

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Tracking Down the Little Fugitive

Sunday, July 15th, 2007

Detroit Movie Palaces Home Page 

It’s interesting how some events live in the memory.  Often, when I’m watching a big sports event, I’m anxious for the game to end, so that the real fun can startthe discussions and analyses and replays and debates about what happened.

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The Best Years of Their Lives

Sunday, July 8th, 2007

Detroit Movie Palaces Home Page 

You really cared about these people.  Over nearly three hours, the different stories of the 1946 film The Best Years of Our Lives flowed across the Redford Theatre screen, and when the movie ended, you felt privileged to be part of the experience. 

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