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Rudd and Oswalt adult animated comedy ‘Nerdland’ screening one-night-only in NEPA theaters Dec. 6

Rudd and Oswalt adult animated comedy ‘Nerdland’ screening one-night-only in NEPA theaters Dec. 6

From a press release: Moviegoers are in for a hilariously debauched and satirical affair at the cinemas like they’ve never seen before. “Nerdland,” debuting in movie theaters nationwide on Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 8 p.m., follows two unknown showbiz buddies John (Paul Rudd) and Elliot (Patton Oswalt) who are determined to go from Hollywood nobodies […]

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‘Digimon Adventure tri.’ makes one-night-only U.S. debut in NEPA theaters on Sept. 15

‘Digimon Adventure tri.’ makes one-night-only U.S. debut in NEPA theaters on Sept. 15

From a press release: “Digimon Adventure tri. – Chapter 1: Reunion” has already delighted audiences across its native country of Japan. Now, this new chapter in the wildly popular anime series is set to make its U.S. premiere on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. when Fathom Events, Eleven Arts, and Toei Animation bring “Digimon […]

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Circle Drive-In in Dickson City screens ‘For Your Eyes Only’ July 13, local history movies Aug. 3 and Sept. 1

Circle Drive-In in Dickson City screens ‘For Your Eyes Only’ July 13, local history movies Aug. 3 and Sept. 1

From a press release: Join the Lackawanna Historical Society this summer for evenings of classic films and fun at the historic Circle Drive-In in Dickson City. Each month, they will feature a different movie in a great retro atmosphere. On Wednesday, July 13, the society will celebrate the 35th anniversary of James Bond’s “For Your […]

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Animated ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ movie screening one night only in NEPA theaters July 25

Animated ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ movie screening one night only in NEPA theaters July 25

From a press release: The dark journey into insanity begins as “Batman: The Killing Joke” gets the big-screen treatment for one night only on Monday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Fathom Events, in partnership with Warner Bros., is teaming up with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, and DC Entertainment to […]

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RiffTrax and ‘MST3K’ stars reunite for live event screening in Dickson City and Stroudsburg June 28

RiffTrax and ‘MST3K’ stars reunite for live event screening in Dickson City and Stroudsburg June 28

From a press release: Get ready for a Satellite of Love-fest as the guys of RiffTrax – Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett (best known for the groundbreaking “Mystery Science Theater 3000”) – celebrate their 10th year at RiffTrax by producing “RiffTrax Live: MST3K Reunion Show,” an amazing night of riffing and comedy […]

 Brad Patton

Record Store Day limited releases and live performances on April 16 keep local indie stores ‘special’

Record Store Day limited releases and live performances on April 16 keep local indie stores ‘special’

NEPA store owners select this year's hottest items

For the past eight years, the third Saturday in April has made music lovers feel like kids in a candy store. This Saturday, April 16 will be no different as Record Store Day once again brings hundreds of limited edition vinyl records to independent record stores nationwide. Locally, all three locations of Gallery of Sound […]

 Rich Howells

7 NEPA pizzerias featured in new book about the world’s best pizza

7 NEPA pizzerias featured in new book about the world’s best pizza

Anyone from Northeastern Pennsylvania can tell you that the pizza made here is special. From Old Forge claiming to be the “Pizza Capital of the World” to a recent study declaring Scranton the pizza capital of the country due to its high density of pizzerias to an upcoming documentary about local pizza called “Tray,” the […]

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First-person action movie ‘Hardcore Henry’ screens in Dickson City and Wilkes-Barre on April 7

First-person action movie ‘Hardcore Henry’ screens in Dickson City and Wilkes-Barre on April 7

From a press release: Tickets are on sale now for “Hardcore Henry: The Ultimate Fan Experience,” screening Thursday, April 7 at 7 p.m. just before the feature’s limited national release on Friday, April 8. The event will include an exclusive Q&A with writer and director Ilya Naishuller and star Sharlto Copley (“District 9,” “Maleficent,” “Chappie”), […]

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Primanti Brothers opens in Dickson City March 10, giving away free sandwiches for a year March 9

Primanti Brothers opens in Dickson City March 10, giving away free sandwiches for a year March 9

From a press release: Primanti Brothers restaurant is celebrating the opening of its 31st location by giving away free sandwiches for a year to the first 100 customers at its newest restaurant in Dickson City – and its furthest east. The new restaurant (1249 Commerce Blvd. Dickson City) will officially open on Thursday, March 10. […]

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Rita’s holds annual free Italian ice giveaway on March 20, the first day of spring

Rita’s holds annual free Italian ice giveaway on March 20, the first day of spring

From a press release: Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian ice concept with more than 600 stores in 30 states and five countries, will celebrate the first day of spring with its 24th annual First Day of Spring Free Italian Ice Giveaway – known to many Rita’s guests as simply “FDOS” – and the […]