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Review: ‘Heaven is for Real’ leaves it to viewer to interpret its story

Review: ‘Heaven is for Real’ leaves it to viewer to interpret its story

My first reaction to “Heaven Is for Real” after a recent preview screening: best Christian-themed movie I’ve seen in quite a while. Two weeks later, that hasn’t changed.
11 Nebraska-set movies that were filmed elsewhere
11 Nebraska-set movies that were filmed elsewhere

Here are 11 dirty, rotten lies.

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With $41.4M, 'Captain America' holds off 'Rio 2'
With .4M, 'Captain America' holds off 'Rio 2'

"Captain America" continued to flex its Marvel muscle at the global box office, as "The Winter Soldier" took in $41.4 million domestically and $60.6 million overseas.

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Film Streams series continues with Oscar-nominated 'Ernest & Celestine'
Film Streams series continues with Oscar-nominated 'Ernest & Celestine'

The Forever Young films screen afternoons on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at the downtown theater. The series of movies is aimed at children and families.

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Movie review: 'Rio 2' piles it on, spoils the fun
Movie review: 'Rio 2' piles it on, spoils the fun

With “Rio 2,” we get more of everything that their first film had in just the right doses. But if this sequel proves anything, it's that more is not always better.

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Movie review: 'Draft Day's' Kevin Costner an ace wheeler-dealer
Movie review: 'Draft Day's' Kevin Costner an ace wheeler-dealer

"Draft Day" is not as good as “Money≠ball,” but it's a pretty good movie for a non-fan like me — and probably a better one for football lovers.

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The 21 worst sequels to good or great movies
The 21 worst sequels to good or great movies

Most sequels and retreads are a case of diminishing returns, but sometimes a sequel goes wrong. Horribly wrong.

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Village Pointe, Twin Creek theaters getting more dining options, other upgrades

Two Omaha big screens just got bigger.

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Muslim-American comedian to screen film, lead discussion

A documentary following Muslim-American comedians as they tour middle America, with a goal of combating fear of Muslims, will be screened Thursday at Film Streams' Ruth Sokolof Theater.

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Why Captain America matters
Why Captain America matters

Captain America has always been a man on a mission of singular focus: freedom. And not just for Americans but for all who sought it.

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Archives: That time Mickey Rooney starred in the Omaha-filmed 'Boys Town'
Archives: That time Mickey Rooney starred in the Omaha-filmed 'Boys Town'

The iconic actor, who died Sunday at 93, made one of his many movies in Omaha: 1938's "Boys Town."

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Mickey Rooney's tenure in show business was unmatched
Mickey Rooney's tenure in show business was unmatched

The Hollywood legend whose career spanned more than 80 years has died at age 93.

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Hollywood's renewed interest in biblical epics spurring controversy
Hollywood's renewed interest in biblical epics spurring controversy

“Noah” is packed with digital effects, boasts an A-list cast and director, and cost $140 million to make. And it's getting booed by some who read the Bible literally.

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The greatest movies you’ll never see
The greatest movies you’ll never see

Make no small plans.

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