‘Lorax’ worth watching

T his column is definitely not a movie review column. The editors rightly expect me to be more creative than simply reviewing events, and anyway, most of the movies in my life have to be suitable for a 7 year old. Add to that the fact that, when I run into regular readers, which is […]

Movie schedule: March 16 — March 19

Friday 7 p.m. — One for the Money, PG-13

Movie schedule: March 9 — March 11

Friday 7 p.m. — Man on a Ledge, PG-13

Movie schedule: March 2 — March 4

Friday 7 p.m. — Underworld Awakening, R Saturday 4 p.m. — Red Tails, PG-13 7 p.m. — Underworld Awakening, R Sunday 4 p.m. — Red Tails, PG-13 7 p.m. — Underworld Awakening, R Admission is $.99 Information: 784-3331

Movie schedule: Feb. 24 — Feb. 26

Friday 7 p.m. — Contraband, R

Movie schedule: Feb. 17 — Feb. 19

Friday • 7 p.m. — War Horse, PG-13

Movie schedule: Feb. 10 — Feb. 12

Friday 7 p.m. — Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, PG-13

Nixing state income tax boosts opportunity

If the classic 1940 movie “Grapes of Wrath” were remade for 2012, the Joad family would be trekking, instead, from California to Oklahoma. Based on the 1939 novel by Californian John Steinbeck, the movie showed the Joads suffering through the 1930s Great Depression and Dust Bowl in Oklahoma, then striking out for the Golden State […]

Tuesday morning briefing: Talent in Texico and Beatlemania sweeps America

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing. Movie for teens The teen program at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in the Portales Public Library is the movie “Real Steel.” The movie and the popcorn are free. Talent show The Texico “In The Clear” talent show is 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Texico High School, […]

Movie schedule: Feb. 3 — Feb. 5


Movie schedule: Jan. 27 — Jan. 29

Friday 7 p.m. — Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, PG-13

Movie schedule: Jan. 20 — Jan. 22

Friday 7 p.m. — The Sitter, PG-13

Movie schedule: Jan. 13 — Jan. 15

Friday 7 p.m. — News Year’s Eve, PG-13

Movie schedule: Jan. 6 — Jan. 9


Movie times: Dec. 30 —

Friday • 7 p.m. — J Edgar, R

Monday morning briefing: They want your blood, a movie break and Christmas credit

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Monday briefing. Blood needed There’s a Blood Drive starting at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Curves, 2909 Prince St. Information or to make an appointment: 762-2574. Free movie If you’re looking for something to keep the kids occupied, “Kung Fu Panda 2” is the winter break movie […]

Movie schedule: Dec. 23

Friday • 4 p.m. — Immortals, R, • 7 p.m. — Jack and Jill, PG

Movie schedule: Dec. 16 — Dec. 18

Friday • 7 p.m. — Tower Heist, PG-13

Residents list off favorite Christmas movie characters

Benna Sayyed and Robin Coffey Ashley Downs, 21, a Realtor with Prudential Master Properties “Charlie Brown in ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ is my favorite Christmas movie character. I have compassion for him because he is always the underdog. The movie is wholesome and he kind of gives a little morals. I like how he always […]

Movie schedule: Dec. 9 — Dec. 11

Friday • 7 p.m. — In Time, PG-13