Plaza Theatre

Poltergeist

Plaza Theatre to screen “Poltergeist” for 24 hours straight

In order to celebrate the release of the Twentieth Century Fox film “Poltergeist”, the Plaza Theatre is going to do something that has never been done in Atlanta. Starting Thursday 5/21 at 8 pm they […]

CW69–05/19/2015

Dante's Down the Hatch

“Dante’s Down the Hatch” Screening at the Plaza Theatre

Dante’s Down the Hatch was an Atlanta institution for 43 years. The restaurant had a full-rigged sailing vessel that you could dine on surrounded by a moat containing live alligators. It was the place to […]

CW69–04/30/2015

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Preview This! “Avengers: Age of Ultron”

Opening this week at a theatre near you: “Avengers:  Age of Ultron “  (2015) Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) attempts to re-start a dormant peacekeeping program.  Things go bad and, what should have helped mankind, […]

CW69–04/27/2015

The Interview

“The Interview” Opens Christmas Day at the Plaza Theatre

The movie that North Korea doesn’t want you to see, “The Interview” is coming to Atlanta’s Plaza Theatre, opening Christmas Day.  After Sony pulled the picture from the theatres, an organization of independent movie theatres […]

CW69–12/24/2014

Hateship Loveship

“Hateship Loveship” Movie Review

“Hateship Loveship” (2014) When we first meet Johanna (Kristen Wiig) is seems she is living in the 1950’s.  She wears old fashioned lace up shoes, dress that seem to be bought at a 5 & […]

CW69–04/25/2014

Atlanta Film Festival

The Plaza Theatre named as a Top 20 Movie Theatre

Atlanta’s own The Plaza Theatre has been picked by Men’s Journal as one of the “Top 20 Movie Theatres in the World.”  A little bit of history on The Plaza. It was built in 1939 […]

CW69–04/16/2014

The Double

Atlanta Film Festival Thursday – Sunday Highlights

The Atlanta Film Festival continues through Sunday, April 6th. Here are my highlights for each day Thursday April 3rd 1:30 pm Plaza Theatre Main Theatre Conversation with Atlanta Documentarians Jon Watts and Brantly Jackson The […]

CW69–04/03/2014

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Athens Native, James Ponsoldt Talks “The Spectacular Now”

“The Spectacular Now” was the closing night film at the 2013 Atlanta Film Festival. The film is about Sutter (Miles Teller), a high school senior who is just happy living in the present. He seems […]

CW69–08/15/2013

Preview This

2013 Atlanta Film Festival Thursday – Sunday Highlights

The 2013 Atlanta Film Festival continues through Sunday, March 24th. Here are some highlights happening at the ATLFF. Check out the full schedule of movies at Atlanta Film Festival Website The continuation of the CINformation […]

CW69–03/21/2013

Preview This

Interview with Mud’s Ray McKinnon at the ATLFF Red Carpet Opening Night

On Friday March 15, the 2013 Atlanta Film Festival opened with a screening of Matthew McConaughey latest film, “Mud” at the Plaza Theatre. The film is about two teenage boys, Ellis(Tye Sheridan) and Neckbone (Jacob […]

CW69–03/19/2013

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