Amanda Bynum http://wemu.org en 'Hellion', 'Third Person', 'The German Doctor' And 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes' http://wemu.org/post/hellion-third-person-german-doctor-and-dawn-planet-apes <p>There are a number of good films opening in the area this weekend, and plenty of Hollywood news to discuss. It's all here in this week's installment of&nbsp;<strong><em>Cinema Chat.&nbsp;</em></strong></p><p></p><p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Opening at the Multiplex</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” a growing nation of genetically evolved apes is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.&nbsp;“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” opens&nbsp;</span><span id="OBJ_PREFIX_DWT962_com_zimbra_date" style="line-height: 1.5;">Friday</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:51:30 +0000 David Fair 48563 at http://wemu.org 'Hellion', 'Third Person', 'The German Doctor' And 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes' Cinema Chat: Independent Spirit Awards, Frozen, Homefront and More http://wemu.org/post/cinema-chat-independent-spirit-awards-frozen-homefront-and-more <p>In a special Wednesday, holiday edition, Cinema Chat covered a lot of ground this week! WEMU's David Fair spoke with Michigan Theater Program Director Amanda Bynum about the Independent Spirit Awards, the movies "Frozen",&nbsp; "Homefront", "A Christmas Story" and the Sing-a-long version of "White Christmas."</p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 12:13:44 +0000 David Fair 38347 at http://wemu.org Cinema Chat: Independent Spirit Awards, Frozen, Homefront and More Cinema Chat: Traverse City Film Festival, 2 Guns, Fill the Void, The Smurfs 2 and More http://wemu.org/post/cinema-chat-traverse-city-film-festival-2-guns-fill-void-smurfs-2-and-more <p>Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins is attending the Traverse City Film Festival this week.&nbsp;</p><p>So, WEMU's David Fair instead spoke with Michigan Theater Program Director Amanda Bynum. The conversation, of course, began with a look at Russ's trip to Traverse City.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 14:10:05 +0000 David Fair & Amanda Bynum 32986 at http://wemu.org Cinema Chat: Traverse City Film Festival, 2 Guns, Fill the Void, The Smurfs 2 and More Cinema Chat: Cinetopia Film Festival Special Edition http://wemu.org/post/cinema-chat-cinetopia-film-festival-special-edition <p>The 2nd annual Cinetopia Film Festival kicked off in Ann Arbor Thursday night and will run right through the weekend. With so much to cover, a second installment of Cinema Chat this week seemed appropriate and needed! In this bonus edition, WEMU's David Fair is joined by Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins and Michigan Theater Program Director Amanda Bynum. Additionally, there is a special appearance by Richmond Arquette! Richmond is the co-star of the film, "This is Martin Bonner."&nbsp; The film will be shown twice at Cinetopia, the first of which is 9:30 tonight.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:19:20 +0000 David Fair 30514 at http://wemu.org Cinema Chat: Cinetopia Film Festival Special Edition Cinema Chat: Cinetopia, Whiskey and Fast Cars! http://wemu.org/post/cinema-chat-cinetopia-whiskey-and-fast-cars <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week's edition of "Cinema Chat"&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WEMU's</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dav</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">id Fair has a different co-host. While Russ Collins spent the morning toiling elsewhere, Michigan Theater Program Director Amanda </span>Bynum<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> filled in to provide all of the movie information you'll need.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 23 May 2013 16:44:32 +0000 David Fair & Amanda Bynum 29805 at http://wemu.org Cinema Chat: Cinetopia, Whiskey and Fast Cars!