Arts & Entertainment

Movie Review

BY FRANK MILLER SPECIAL TO THE NEWS MESSENGER There never seems to be a shortage of films where a former criminal gets sucked back into their deviant ways to do one last job. In a ...

Movie Listings for Saturday, Jan. 21

Heritage Theater 561 Highway 65, Lincoln 434-8709 lincolnheritagetheatre.com Saturday Night Family movie is Courageous (PG-13). Movie starts at 7 p.m. Admission is $2 for children ...

Scene to be Seen

Rock solid ... Sharon Harcarik reports that Granite Springs Church sponsors a free community dinner the last Monday of every month in the Veterans Memorial Hall, 541 5th St. The ne ...

Friends of Lincoln library column

Well, I’m not quite ready for prime time but I did have fun being on Gerry Lyons’ “News and Views” TV show on WAVE Broadband (channel 4 locally) last week. Lyons is a pro ...

"Joyful Noise" should have done better with this cast

In what amounts to nothing more than a Lifetime movie of the week that managed to escape to the big screen, “Joyful Noise” plays like a preachy infomercial for choir music that ...

Calendar for week Jan. 5 - Jan. 12

Thursday, Jan. 5 Christmas tree recycling – Through the city of Lincoln continues through this Sunday. Bring trees, with all decorations removed, to McBean Park on the south side ...

Movie review

Directed by Steven Spielberg Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Tom Hiddleston and Emily Watson Rating: Five out of five stars In his second film released within a month, Steven Spielberg ...

Movie Listings for Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012

Heritage Theater 561 Highway 65, Lincoln (916) 434-8709 Saturday Night Family movie is Kung Fu Panda. Movie starts at 7 p.m. admission is $2 for children under 12 and $3 for adult ...

January calendar

Thursday, Jan. 5 Christmas tree recycling through the city of Lincoln continues to Sunday, Jan. 8. Bring trees, free from decorations, to McBean Park on the south side of the rifle ...

Calendar for week of Dec. 29

Thursday, Dec. 29 Mother Goose on the Loose – Offered at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. at Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. For children up to 4-years-old and caregiv ...

Movie listings for Saturday, Dec. 31

Heritage Theater 561 Highway 65, Lincoln 434-8709 No movie this Saturday. The Heritage Theatre wishes everyone a Happy New Year. Blue Oaks Cinema 16 6692 Lone Tree Blvd., Rocklin 7 ...

‘Tintin’s adventures become tiresome after awhile

Based on a series of comics by the Belgian artist known as Hergé, “The Adventures of Tintin” is widely beloved in Europe but is largely unknown here in the United States. So t ...

‘Mission: Impossible’s’ action exciting to see

By the time any film franchise reaches its fourth iteration, the series is usually an empty husk that only barely resembles the ideas and vivacity that made the first movie so grea ...

Calendar of events for Dec. 15 - 22

Thursday, Dec. 15 Mother Goose on the Loose – Offered at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. at Twelve Bridges Library, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. For children up to 4-years-old and caregiv ...

Movie Listings for Saturday, Dec. 17

MOVIE LISTINGS HERITAGE THEATER 561 Highway 65, Lincoln, 434-8709, lincolnheritagetheatre. com. Saturday Night Family movie is Snowmen (PG). Showtime is 7 p.m. $2 for children unde ...