Movies
November 8
Ella Balinska, Kristen Stewart and Naomi Scott in “Charlie’s Angels.”

This week's movie openings

Movies opening Friday   Charlie’s Angels (PG-13) When an engineer blows the whistle on a dangerous technology, Charlie’s Angels are called into action. Cyrano,…
Variety
November 8
The Old Port in Portland, Maine.

Sun Country expands to northern U.S. cities in summer; Minnesota is No. 2 in rental car taxes and fees

Sun Country heads to Maine, Montana, Maryland, Ohio Sun Country Airlines is offering four new summer destinations to northern U.S. cities, including the only nonstop…
Variety
November 8
Detail of the passengers in a rail car in the display at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum.
GENERAL INFORMATION: ST. PAUL - 12/18/02 - The Twin City

Quick Trips: Christkindlmarket, Festive Fridays, St. Cloud train show, Christmas by the Bay

St. Cloud Choo choo, the trains are coming. On Saturday, the daylong, annual Granite City Train Show at the River’s Edge Convention Center will include…
TV & Media
November 8
Shannen Doherty, Lisanne Falk, Kim Walker and Winona Ryder in “Heathers.”

New on home video: "Heathers 30th Anniversary Steel Book"

The 1988 film “Heathers” (⋆⋆⋆½) was not completely loved until it was made available to watch at home. Now released as “Heathers 30th Anniversary…
TV & Media
November 8
Guy-Am-I (Michael Douglas), left, and Sam-I-Am (Adam DeVine) in “Green Eggs and Ham.”

Neal Justin's TV picks for Nov. 10-14 – 'Green Eggs and Ham,' 'Very Ralph,' 'Lady and the Tramp'

Hamming it up “Green Eggs and Ham” is pretty thin material to build a whole series around, but this new effort pulls it off with…
TV & Media
November 8
Crown Media “Write Before Christmas” with Torrey DeVitto and Chad Michael Murray.

Five new holiday movies on TV worth bingeing this season

“Radio Christmas”: After her radio station closes for repairs during the holidays, a Philadelphia D.J. (Keshia Knight Pulliam) must broadcast from festive Bethlehem, Pa., where…
Music
November 8
Bob Dylan

Cool things in music this week: Springsteen, Dylan, David Byrne, Rhiannon Giddens

Randy Preuss of Minneapolis: 1 Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, live at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, N.J., Sept. 19, 1978. If you’ve…
Music
November 8
Angel Olsen

Best of the Week (Nov. 10-17): Angel Olson, 'Steel Magnolias,' FKA Twigs, Kris Kristofferson, Minnesota Orchestra, more

Angel gets her strings One of the most buzzed-about young songwriters in indie rock with the coolly aloof hit “Shut Up Kiss Me,” Angel Olsen…
Variety
November 8
The app Peanut is “like Tinder for moms.”

'Tinder for moms' app Peanut aims to help Twin Cities women make friends

The app doesn't make new friends for you. You still have to put yourself out there.
Variety
November 8

Sally Dixon, pioneering curator and champion of avant-garde films, dies at 87

She died Tuesday in the car of her son, Alexander, as he was fulfilling her last wish by taking her out of hospice and driving her home.
Stage & Arts
November 8
“Churchmen in the New World” in the Guild Hall at Plymouth Congregational Church in Minneapolis.

Minneapolis church is split over a tapestry that some call insensitive

First hung in 1974, "Churchmen in the New World" depicts Pilgrims and Native Americans gathered around a table as well as a slave ship.
Variety
November 8
Minnesota Marine Art Museum goes modern with its latest acquisitions

Minnesota Marine Art Museum goes modern with its latest acquisitions

Paintings by Giorgio de Chirico, Max Pechstein, Emil Nolde and Edward Mitchel Bannister join the water-inspired museum in Winona.
Music
November 8
South African soprano Goitsemang Lehobye and the Gauteng Choristers will reunite with the Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Chorale.

'Carmen' abridged and Minnesota Orchestra's new cello concerto: The week's best classical concerts

‘Carmen’ speed date Have you ever wished an evening at the opera could be slightly shorter? “The Tragedy of Carmen” may be just the ticket…
TV & Media
November 8
The Netflix reboot of “Green Eggs and Ham” features the voices of Adam Devine as Sam-I-Am, right, and Michael Douglas as Guy-Am-I.

Neal Justin's TV picks for Nov. 11: 'Xavier Riddle,' 'Green Eggs and Ham,' 'The Interpreters'

History in the making Junior versions of Amelia Earhart and George Washington Carver inspire the animated heroes of “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum” to…
TV & Media
November 8
Rick of Adult Swim’s “Rick and Morty.”

Neal Justin's TV picks for Nov. 9-10 – 'Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration,' 'Unexplained and Unexplored,' 'Rick and Morty'

People in your neighborhood Lots of famous grown-ups will be stopping by for “Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary Celebration,” including Elvis Costello, Meghan Trainor, Sterling K.…
Home & Garden
November 8
Tips to help you get an early start on winter pot and window-box season

Tips to help you get an early start on winter pot and window-box season

Wintertime plant containers are "little pieces of art that make a house a home."
Movies
November 8
Marisa Tomei, left, and Isabelle Huppert in “Frankie.”

'Frankie' has it all: Beautiful scenery, family drama and Isabelle Huppert 

"Frankie" presents a pleasantly depressed family dramedy with a gorgeous setting.
Variety
November 8
Large historical panoramas hang in the Wells Fargo Bank building’s skyway in Downtown East.

You can learn a lot about Minneapolis history by walking the skyways

Photos, murals and other collections make the skyways into mini-museums.
Variety
November 8
David Byrne in his show "American Utopia," at the Hudson Theater in New York.

David Byrne's great concert gets even better on Broadway

In the more intimate setting of a Broadway theater, the best concert tour of 2018 finds Byrne in full bloom.
Variety
November 8
Storing photos on a phone will quickly run into storage limits.

Focus on organizing your photos

Don't use your phone as your primary image storage device.
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