Category Archives: Michigan Theater

I took a break from the nonstop news coverage of this year’s controversial Academy Awards ceremony to watch some of the films whose deserved recognition was almost drowned out by the political commentary. Average Rating: 4.8 out of 5 based … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Language, Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

Frank Sinatra, who was born 100 years ago today, is best known for his singing, but he also made significant contributions to movies. Many of those films have been shown at the Michigan Theater and the Redford Theatre as part … Continue reading

Posted in Michigan Theater, Redford Theatre | Leave a comment

I sometimes feel amazed that an area can support three large historic movie theaters like the Detroit Film Theatre, Michigan Theater, and Redford Theatre. In most cities, any one of these theaters would be the center of attraction for fans … Continue reading

Posted in Detroit Film Theatre, Michigan Theater, Redford Theatre | Leave a comment

It’s always a pleasure to see someone push themselves to a greater level of achievement, especially if they already have an impressive list of accomplishments. Average Rating: 4.8 out of 5 based on 214 user reviews. [ | | | … Continue reading

Posted in Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

During the screening of the documentary Rosenwald at the Michigan Theater on September 24, 2015, one person after another testified to how they had benefited from the generosity of businessman and philanthropist Julius Rosenwald. Average Rating: 4.8 out of 5 … Continue reading

Posted in Documentaries, Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

Romantic dramas often include a stirring climactic scene when a man and a woman confront each other about the true nature of their relationship. Average Rating: 4.6 out of 5 based on 238 user reviews. [ | | | from … Continue reading

Posted in Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

The four-year-old Cinetopia International Film Festival continued to grow in 2015. New venues this year included several well-known alternative film theaters (Maple Theater, Redford Theatre, and Senate Theater). Average Rating: 4.9 out of 5 based on 290 user reviews. [ … Continue reading

Posted in Detroit Film Theatre, Documentaries, Foreign Language, Michigan Theater, Other Theaters, Redford Theatre, Silent Movies | Leave a comment

“The magnificence of the Ambersons began in 1873, ” Orson Welles intones deeply as he speaks one of my favorite opening lines to a movie. Average Rating: 4.4 out of 5 based on 287 user reviews. [ | | | … Continue reading

Posted in Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

For many years, the Michigan Theater has helped area filmgoers make the slow, difficult transition from winter to spring with special Monday night classic film series. Recent series have include Charlie Chaplin in 2011 and Alfred Hitchcock in 2014. Average … Continue reading

Posted in Michigan Theater | Leave a comment

‘Twas the weekend before Christmas, and many movie-loving creatures were stirring in the Detroit Film Theatre, Michigan Theater, and Redford Theatre. Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5 based on 150 user reviews. [ | | | from fda approved pharmacy … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Detroit Film Theatre, Foreign Language, Holidays, Michigan Theater, Redford Theatre | Leave a comment