Thursday, November 15, 2012
Find out when the final installment of the Twilight Saga is playing at Cranberry Cinemas and Rave Cinemas in McCandless—and how to get tickets.
For Twihards everywhere, the highly anticipated, final installment of the the Twilight Saga means the end of an era this weekend. At last, Breaking Dawn - Part 2, is premiering in theaters across the country, and the Cranberry area is no exception. The vampire-and werewolf-packed flick starts Thursday night at the Cranberry Cinemas, with a showtime at 10:05 p.m. The 10 p.m. showing already is sold out. In honor of movie, the family-owned theater will hold a beanbag toss Thursday night for a chance to win Twilight-themed posters. Cranberry Cinemas also will show Twilight practically every hour throughout the weekend starting at 11:30 a.m. Friday. For a complete list of show times, or to buy tickets, click here. Admission is $6.75 for adults…
Friday, October 26, 2012
A half dozen films are opening this weekend. Patch has the trailers, plus some early reviews.
Looks like a big weekend for at the box office, with six new movies opening in area theaters, including Cranberry Cinemas. So which one to see first? Check out the trailers, and read the reviews. Afterward you get back from the theater, share your review in the comments box below.
Saturday, July 7, 2012
Tell us about which summer flick you enjoyed the most (or which movie you can't wait to see).
Summer is in full swing and there are plenty of blockbuster movies coming to a theater near you. We at Patch want to know which is your favorite summer movie out now, or which one are you most excited to see come out? Some favorites this summer are The Avengers, Magic Mike, The Amazing Spiderman, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Slayer, Brave, Ted, Madagascar 3 and (of course) The Dark Knight Rises. For a review of some of the summer's biggest blockbusters, check out then Cranberry Patch Movie Guide. Then, vote for your favorite movie or give us your own review in the comments section about which flick you enjoyed the most. ––––––––––––––– Like Cranberry Patch on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Don't forget to sign up for our daily email …
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Grab your wands and get ready, the final Harry Potter film premieres tonight.
There’s no business like show business – particularly when it comes to Harry Potter. That's something Jessica Levine knows for a fact. The head manager of Cranberry Cinemas said tonight’s midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 -- the final film in the seven part series -- is sold out. And keep in mind that's with simultaneous showings of the movie in three separate screening rooms. “It has the potential to be the biggest opening weekend of all time,” Levine said of the film’s national debut. The last in line in one of the high-grossing film franchises ever, Deathly Hallows: Part 2 spent 10 years in the making. Since the 2001 debut of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – the first in the Potter movie series …
Monday, June 6, 2011
Casting directors are looking for 'extras to play as victims and perpetrators within a city besieged by crime and corruption.'
If you missed out on your chance to be an extra in The Perks of Being a Wallflower, you may want to try out again for another movie being filmed in Pittsburgh, The Dark Knight Rises. The new Batman film entered into production under the production title Magnus Rex. SWD Casting is in charge of finding extras for the movie. The announcement said, "A Warner Bros. film requires extras to play as victims and perpetrators within a city besieged by crime and corruption. Take part in the urban action adventure ripping through the streets of Pittsburgh from July 28 through Aug. 21." Casting dates will take place in the Omni William Penn Hotel in Downtown Pittsburgh on the following dates: Sat. June 11 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sun. June …
Thursday, December 30, 2010
With a little help from Cranberry Cinemas, Patch counts down the top 10 movies that captivated moviegoers in 2010.
With blockbuster sequels like "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" and "Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 1" dominating movie complexes, chances are that at some point in 2010, you found yourself inside a darkened auditorium at the newly remodeled Cranberry Cinemas. Matt Carrozzi knows this. As the general manager for the Cranberry movie house, Carrozzi spends most of his days (and nights) monitoring films and the people who view them. With his help, Cranberry Patch is counting down the top 10 movies that captivated audiences in the community in 2010. Not surprisingly, Carrozzi said, the third installment in the Twilight saga, "Eclipse," was the theater's biggest hit. When the movie opened in June, he said, the cinema quickly sold out …