Tag: movies

Event Pick: A vampire-hunting double feature, ‘Blade’ and ‘Blade II,’ screens at The Parkway

Poster via impawards.com

Long before Marvel rolled out its ambitious and entertaining Cinematic Universe of superhero films, the comic book protagonists were often out there fighting without the backing of other famed superheroes. Blade, the part-human, part-vampire protagonist played by Wesley Snipes, is a superb example of that lone-wolf mentality.

With Successful Fundraiser, A Nonprofit Video Store is Coming to Baltimore

DVDs on a shelf. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Beyond Video, the brainchild of seven local artists and film gurus, has successfully raised $30,000 in a Kickstarter, which means Baltimore will soon see the return of the in-person video store.

Maryland Film Festival Opens Today with New Film Center and Enormous Local Talent

The newly renovated Parkway Theater officially opens today.

The 19th annual Maryland Film Festival opens Wednesday, May 3, with the opening night shorts program and gala, followed by four full days of excellent independent film.

The Senator Theatre is Showing ‘Purple Rain’ to Mark the One-Year Anniversary of Prince’s Death

Poster via Wikimedia Commons

Marking one year since the death of the musician Prince, the Senator Theatre will present “Purple Rain” in its main auditorium tonight at 8 p.m.

Pair Arrested in ‘The Fate of the Furious’ Piracy Attempt at Linthicum Theater

Still from trailer via YouTube/Universal

An investigator from the Motion Picture Association of America caught a Baltimore man and a Dundalk man red-handed while trying to record the newest film in the “Fast and the Furious” line on Friday, police say.

CineBistro is now Open at The Rotunda


The new luxury dinner and a movie concept, CinéBistro at The Rotunda, officially opened its doors to the public last night at an event benefiting local non-profit Art With a Heart. The cinema and in-theater dining experience developed by Cobb Theatres is the first of its kind in Baltimore. 

‘La La Land,’ ‘Moana’ Headline This Year’s Pics in the Park Film Series

Photo via Downtown Partnership of Baltimore/Eventbrite

The list of films set to screen outside in this year’s Pics in the Park series downtown includes two new movies with plentiful Oscar buzz, along with some crowd favorites.

Photos: A Walking Tour of the New CinéBistro at the Rotunda

The bar and lounge area inside CinéBistro.

The wait will soon be over: Hampden’s new restaurant-bar-lounge-movie theater, known as CinéBistro, opens tomorrow.

The Ritzy CinéBistro in the Rotunda will Open on Feb. 24


Starting next Friday, you’ll be able to plop down in a plush chair, put your feet up, order some fine American cuisine and enjoy a film on a 4K screen right in the Rotunda shopping center.

Documentary About Baltimore Step Team Now Has a Distribution Deal

Step (photo by Naysa Reames via Sundance)

Coming out of Sundance earlier this week, it was obvious that a documentary about a Baltimore step team was a hit with audiences in Park City. Apparently, studios thought so, too.