Film & TV

The monster-hunting show craze within the Discovery Channel empire has bled into strange cross-promotion shows like “Alaskan Monster Hunt: Hillstranded.”

Emily Fehrenbacher
Noah, the sensitive, youngest Brown boy, courts a Hoonah girl. Emily Fehrenbacher
A full house like what they saw at the showing of "The Cheechakos," a silent film made in Anchorage in 1923. Mike Dunham
Earlier this year, 49 Writers held a series of conversations and workshops where people shared memories about how they came to Anchorage and what they found memorable about the place. The result is a book, “Anchorage Remembers: A Century of Tales,” which will be launched at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at the Anchorage Museum.Mike Dunham
Watching TV in the summer is hard, but "The Last Alaskans" makes it a little better. Emily Fehrenbacher
Shot in Anchorage in 1923, the big-budget silent film "The Cheechakos" will be shown with live orchestra accompaniment in honor of the city's 100th anniversary.Mike Dunham
Sarah Palin's foray into a subscriber-based online channel, where she could connect directly to viewers without a media filter, is shutting down.Associated Press
One thousand years of human progress -- or maybe regression -- will be covered in 100 minutes in “Western Civilization: The Complete Musical (abridged)."Mike Dunham
The segment "Living in Denali" weighed in on whether Alaska's Mount McKinley should be renamed.Laurel Andrews
The family of the Wasilla child actor and health care advocate has started a fundraising campaign to cover costs following a four-wheeler accident.Mike Dunham