Movies/TV

 Bill Thomas

VHS rises from the dead for Electric City Shocker Theater in Scranton

VHS rises from the dead for Electric City Shocker Theater in Scranton

Cult classic films screen on VHS on Saturday, Oct. 17 at Ale Mary's

Flashback time: You’re a kid again. Friday night, you and your friends scour the video rental store racks for the creepiest, bloodiest, most I’m-way-too-young-to-be-watching-this horror flicks you can get your mitts on. Later, you and your buddies huddle around the TV set like cavemen around the first fire, gorging yourselves on junk food and lurid […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Double feature of Universal’s ‘Dracula’ and Spanish ‘Drácula’ screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Oct. 25-28

Double feature of Universal’s ‘Dracula’ and Spanish ‘Drácula’ screening in Moosic, Dickson City, and Stroudsburg Oct. 25-28

From a press release: Fathom Events has partnered with Turner Classic Movies all year long to bring classic films back to theaters across the country, and next in the series is a double feature of Universal Pictures’ “Dracula” and the Spanish “Drácula” on Sunday, Oct. 25 and Wednesday, Oct. 28. Each title in the “TCM […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

John Carpenter’s original horror classic ‘Halloween’ screening one night only in Center Valley on Oct. 29

John Carpenter’s original horror classic ‘Halloween’ screening one night only in Center Valley on Oct. 29

From a press release: The original horror classic, John Carpenter’s “Halloween” (1978), is returning to the big screen for a special one-night event on Thursday, Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. Fathom Events, in partnership with SpectiCast, will present this fan favorite in its entirety with an exclusive introduction by Carpenter, providing insights on “Halloween” and […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

‘The Iron Giant’ re-released ‘Signature Edition’ screening in Dickson City theater on Sept. 30 and Oct. 4

‘The Iron Giant’ re-released ‘Signature Edition’ screening in Dickson City theater on Sept. 30 and Oct. 4

From a press release: Warner Bros. Pictures and Fathom Events have announced that tickets are now on sale for the animated action adventure “The Iron Giant,” which is being re-released in theaters for a limited engagement, remastered and enhanced with two all-new scenes as “The Iron Giant: Signature Edition.” This special screening comes to U.S. […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

TV actors improvise original audio play ‘A Knock on the Door’ at Scranton Fringe Fest Oct. 2-4

TV actors improvise original audio play ‘A Knock on the Door’ at Scranton Fringe Fest Oct. 2-4

From a press release: The creative team behind the iTunes podcast Geste is bringing an exciting new experience to the Scranton Fringe Festival in October. “A Knock on the Door” is an improvised audio drama in which audience suggestions guide three actors and one sound effects artist to create a new play for each performance. […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Cafe Metro closed 5 years ago today, so relive the musical memories in this short documentary

“The Cafe Metropolis’ last waltz was September 18, 2010. Big thanks to everyone for your support over the last 14 years. So long, and thanks for all the fish.” That message still remains on what’s left of Cafe Metro’s website. It’s been exactly five years since the legendary hole-in-the-wall closed its doors in downtown Wilkes-Barre, […]

 Rich Howells

Kevin Smith will shoot ‘Mallrats 2’ in Exton Square Mall in Exton, Pennsylvania

Kevin Smith will shoot ‘Mallrats 2’ in Exton Square Mall in Exton, Pennsylvania

After the fun and success of long-awaited sequel “Clerks 2” in 2006, it was only a matter of time before writer/director Kevin Smith revisited his 1995 sophomore comedy, “Mallrats.” Entitled “MallBrats,” the follow-up to the cult classic movie will be filmed at the Exton Square Mall in Exton, Pennsylvania, just a two-hour drive from Scranton […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Epically scary Reaper’s Revenge trailer shows why it’s ‘America’s best haunted attraction’

Four unique attractions, 65 acres of horror, 90 minutes, and one epic trailer – after watching that scary video, it’s no wonder why Reaper’s Revenge Haunted Attraction was voted “America’s best haunted attraction.” Located at 460 Green Grove Road in Scranton, Reaper’s Revenge has always gone above and beyond the average haunted hayride to create […]

 Rich Howells

Misericordia debuts documentary with only surviving Nuremberg prosecutor Benjamin B. Ferencz on Sept. 22

Misericordia debuts documentary with only surviving Nuremberg prosecutor Benjamin B. Ferencz on Sept. 22

From a press release: The Departments of English and History and Government at Misericordia University in Dallas are presenting a newly produced documentary with the only surviving member of the prosecution team of the Trial of the Major War Criminals before the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany on Tuesday, Sept. 22 to mark the […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Everything that’s coming to and leaving Netflix in September

Everything that’s coming to and leaving Netflix in September

While we recommend going out and supporting the local arts and entertainment scene as frequently as possible, sometimes you need to just curl up on the couch and watch some Netflix. Here’s the full list of what’s coming to the streaming service and what will be leaving in September. Available Sept. 1: 72 Dangerous Animals, […]

1 23 24 25 26 27 33