Film & TV

Despite the ominous fiscal future of our state, the reality TV industry isn’t quitting on us just yet.Emily Fehrenbacher
"Deadliest Catch" Captain Johnathan Hillstrand said he'll be in an episode of rap legend Snoop Dogg's webcast, the "Double G News Network," after the two struck up a friendship during a chance elevator encounter in Los Angeles. Megan Edge
Legislators looking to kill Alaska's film subsidy program have driven away the big-budget Hollywood movie "Hunter Killer" and may have brought a halt to a burgeoning state industry, critics said. Pat Forgey
I received an email with this subject line: “Emily, I just read your column this morning. Any advice about turning 'Alaska’s Ice Age Mammoths Return' into a feature film? Any interest in actually reading it? Thanks, Tom.”Emily Fehrenbacher

'Anchorage Is...' a flattering but incomplete look at the city's first hundred years

April 3, 2015 - 10:47am -- krestia
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In the film “Anchorage Is…,” the presentation is that of a large selfie, a giddy, what-a-party-we’re-having glance at the expected highlights of Anchorage history. As a historical documentary, the movie’s omissions are glaring.

In “Anchorage Is…” the presentation is that of a large selfie, a giddy, what-a-party-we’re-having glance at the expected highlights of Anchorage history. As a historical documentary, the movie’s omissions are glaring.Peter Porco
Two former Anchorage mayors, Rick Mystrom and Mark Begich, will preside over a televised debate of the current crop of mayoral candidates on the eve of the municipal election next week.Devin Kelly
This is one of the most dramatic Alaska shows out there. It combines the Alaskana, Wild West-type drama that many shows like to exploit, but it also has typical reality TV tropes. Emily Fehrenbacher
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