Q Night at the Movies November 1

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This week, Movie Night with KLRU Q features Call Northside 777 at 8 pm from the All-star Film Collection. In the thrilling film, a Chicago newsman (James Stewart) digs up the story of a scrubwoman’s son (Richard Conte) framed for murder.

But, that’s not all! Join KLRU Q prior to the movie for even more entertainment. Beginning at 7:30 pm in On Story, Rian Johnson (Looper), Richard Kelly (Donnie Darko), and Roberto Orci (Star Trek), masters of weaving time travel into the fabric of film, dissect the elements that make for a believable “operating system” when writing a comprehensible timeline for a screenplay. A Conversation About Cheating with my Time Traveling Future Self accompanies this episode, trailing one man’s attempt to better his life.

Finally, in Pioneers of Television at 9:55 pm, as viewers reveled in being transported to shadowy underworlds, creative geniuses emerged in the forms of Jack Webb (“Dragnet”), Desi Arnaz (“The Untouchables”) and Bruce Geller (“Mannix” and “Mission: Impossible”). Groundbreaking actors Bill Cosby (“I Spy”) and Angie Dickinson (“Police Woman”) reveal the methods behind their successes as the first African-American and breakthrough female lead characters in a television series. Barbara Bain and Martin Landau share the secrets behind the success of the innovative hit “Mission: Impossible, ” while the evolution of Peter Falk’s amazing characterization in his role as “Columbo” is recalled. And James Garner, in his only recent interview, along with series creator Stephen J. Cannell, recounts the success of the “The Rockford Files’” reluctant crime solver.

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7:30 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies October 25

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Here’s a glimpse into what’s on Movie Night with KLRU Q this Saturday:

First, in On Story at 7:30 pm, House of Cards creator, Beau Willimon, discusses writing for Netflix, working with David Fincher, and delving into the psychology of narrative power struggles. Artiz Moreno’s short film, Colera, follows with an ominous glimpse of a town that decides to take the law into their own hands, without considering the consequences.

For the finale of Movie Night: In That’s Entertainment! at 8 pm, watch a history of Hollywood films and musicals produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, featuring excerpts from many beloved classics

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7:30 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies October 18

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Join KLRU Q for Movie Night every Saturday at 7 pm. Hours of entertainment are guaranteed! Here’s what this Saturday looks like:

First at 7 pm, Arts In Context takes a look at the annual Fantastic Fest. Every year, the festival presents horror, fantasy, sci-fi, and action movies from around the world.

In On Story | Alien: Deconstructing a Sci-Fi Classic, an iconic example of its genre, Alien’s tension, pacing, and craftsmanship are deconstructed by veteran screenwriters John August and Ashley Miller. It’s accompanied by Jason Mann and Frieda Luk’s mystical short film, Delicacy, following a culinary connoisseur and his loyal chef as they dangerously navigate into the unknown with hopes to obtain a rare treat

That’s not all! KLRU Q is airing the feature film Seven Brides For Seven Brothers at 8! When an Oregon trapper (Howard Keel) decides to marry, his six rowdy brothers aim to follow suit, though not one has a sweetheart yet.

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies October 11

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This week Movie Night with KLRU Q will feature the American classic, An American In Paris, at 8 pm on Saturday. Here’s a short synopsis: An American soldier (Gene Kelly) stays in Paris after World War II to paint and falls in love with a French beauty (Leslie Caron). us on Saturday at 7 pm for hours of entertainment!

But, that’s not all! Join KLRU Q prior to the movie for even more fun. Beginning at 7 pm, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

Then, in On Story | Frank Darabont: Filmmakers Journey, Frank Darabont, writer and director of such classics as The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile and The Mist, discusses adapting works by Stephen King and keeping his characters at the core of the story.

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20

 

Q Night at the Movies October 4

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KLRU Q is switching it up a bit on movie night by airing a few episodes of a television series instead of a movie this Saturday. But, don’t worry, you won’t be disappointed.

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

In On Story, Vince Gilligan, creator of the AMC hit series Breaking Bad, reflects upon the show’s hyper-serialized storytelling, along with his inspirations and influences. He’s also accompanied by Victor Nores’ short film, Euthanas Inc., about an old lady whose family wishes to no longer be burdened by her presence, and her plans to grant them an unexpected change of scene.

Following at 8, watch a few episodes of another thrilling television series, Amnesia. It’s a gripping psychological thriller that follows the crumbling life of Detective Sergeant “Mack” Stone, a black-out drunk, and his dangerous obsession with an unsolved mystery. While investigating the disappearance of his wife, Stone, losing his grip on reality, hones in on amnesia patient John Dean and pursues him relentlessly. But, as Stone’s behavior becomes more erratic, his claims seem less credible – leaving him to question his own memory. A suspenseful story packed with intricate twists, this intelligent drama will keep audiences guessing until the very end, as the two flawed protagonists move towards their thrilling final confrontation.

Watch movies (or a part of a television series) every Saturday starting at 7 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies September 27

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Movie night with KLRU Q has arrived once again! Join us on Saturday at 7 pm for hours of entertainment!

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

In On Story | Heroes and Anti-Heroes: Loving the Villian, Austin Film Festival’s original series, we meet with the voices behind The Devil Wears Prada, Bridesmaids and Rachel Getting Married. They deliberate about how the most impressionable characters – both good and evil – are compelling because of their flaws, complexities, and personal truths.

That’s not all! KLRU Q is airing the feature film A Streetcar Named Desire at 8! Tennessee Williams’ Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) moves in with her sister, Stella (Kim Hunter), and brutish brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski (Marlon Brando).

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies September 20

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Grab some pizza and join KLRU Q for movie night this Saturday! This week’s all about romantic comedies.

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

In On Story | Romantic Comedies, Austin Film Festival’s original series, experienced screenwriters take us behind the scenes while they contemplate the important balance of relationship, conflict and originality when creating romantic comedies.

The heart-warming laughter continues with the feature film Moonstruck at 8! An Italian-American widow (Cher), engaged to a reticent suitor (Danny Aiello) falls in love with his brother (Nicolas Cage).

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7 pm only on KLRU Q!

KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies September 13

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This edition of KLRU Q’s weekly movie night will keep you on the edge of your seat! Don’t miss out on the thrills and chills this Saturday!

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. On this episode they review the new indie dramedy The Skeleton Twins, starring Kristin Wiig and Bill Hader. Then they interview Nicholas McCarthy and Ashley Rickards, the director and star of the horror film At the Devil’s Door.

In On Story, Austin Film Festival’s original series, thriller master writer/director Shane Black (Kiss Kiss Bang Band and Lethal Weapon) gives an inside scoop on the critical elements of a taut, suspense-filled movie. In Raising Stakes, Reversals, and Payoffs he uses examples from such classics as Rocky, The Long Kiss Goodnight and La Femme Nikita.

The thrill continues with the feature film No Way Out at 8! The secretary of Defense (Gene Hackman) forces a Pentagon naval aide (Kevin Costner) to lead a manhunt for a Soviet spy during a murder cover-up.

Watch movies every Saturday starting at 7 pm only on KLRU Q!
KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies 9/6

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Stay in and snuggle up this Saturday with our weekly movie night only on KLRU Q!

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

On Story, Austin Film Festival’s original series, investigates the challenges of recreating a real story on film with the episode Explosive Action! The writers behind Wanted, The Bourne Ultimatum, Con Air and Snitch discuss how they use action scenes to further the plot, convey tension, and build toward a satisfying climax.

The action continues with our feature film Thunderbolt and Lightfoot at 8! A young drifter (Jeff Bridges) joins a Montana preacher (Clint Eastwood) in a repeat of another robbery.

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KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.

Q Night at the Movies! 8/30

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Stay in and snuggle up this Saturday with our weekly movie night only on KLRU Q!

First, the Hollywood review show Just Seen It airs at 7 p.m. Watch the review show where industry professionals present their takes on current movies and TV shows, and interview Hollywood insiders.

On Story, Austin Film Festival’s original series, investigates the challenges of recreating a real story on film with the episode Based on a True Story. Discuss with Academy-award nominees like the screenwriter of The Fighter and scribe for Reversal of Fortune and At Close Range, and Ron Howard and the team behind Apollo 13. Watch the Austin original program Saturday night at 7:30 on KLRU Q!

Have your popcorn ready for the Hollywood Stars Film Package at 8! The classic action and crime drama Bonnie and Clyde (1967) starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway hits the screen telling the story of the notorious bank-robbing couple.

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KLRU Q is broadcast channel 18.3. It is also available to digital cable subscribers of Grande on 284 and Time Warner on 20.