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  • Science Museum Oklahoma to host 'Star Wars' Science Overnight Dec. 11

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 NE 52, will host a new Science Overnight program inspired by “Star Wars” on Dec. 11. Developed by trained science educators, the program will explore the science of "Star Wars" and how our galaxy compares to one that’s far, far away. “The known forces of our...

  • Is Rocky franchise installment 'Creed' worth seeing?

    John Clyde, | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    We don't want to waster your time or your money, so we'll let you know whether a movie is worth seeing. When it comes to "Creed," it's a movie that's hard not to cheer for. It's not perfect and it can get cliched, but it's a good trip to the theater.

  • ‘Shaun the Sheep’ on Blu-ray, DVD

    Chris Hicks, Deseret News | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    New DVDs and Blu-rays are led this week by “Shaun the Sheep Movie,” “Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow” and “Ricki and the Flash.”

  • What you should know about 'Secret in Their Eyes'

    John Clyde, | Updated: Thu, Nov 19, 2015

    Odds are you're planning on hitting up the final Hunger Games film this weekend, but another film starring Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman and Chiwetel Ejiofor is also headed for theaters. Here's what you should know about "Secret in Their Eyes."

  • Monday Catchy Quote No. 393

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    A catchy quote from a movie, TV show or other source to brighten the beginning of your week: Han: Wonderful girl. Either I'm going to kill her or I'm beginning to like her. - Click here to learn the source.

  • Gifts from the galaxy: Items related to the popular "Star Wars" movie franchise have flooded the marketplace — including Oklahoma stores — just in time for Christmas

    By Carla Hinton Staff Writer chinton@oklahoman | Published: Mon, Nov 30, 2015

    In step with the Dec. 17 premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” the latest feature film in the popular sci-fi series, retailers, including many in Oklahoma, have flooded the galaxy with a wide assortment of items. And the variety isn’t limited to toys like the “Star Wars" BB-8 remote-control...

  • Oklahoma Historical Society restores Civilian Conservation Corps film

    From Staff Reports  | Published: Mon, Nov 30, 2015

    The Oklahoma Historical Society has announced the release of a recently restored, rare 16mm film of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Heavener, shot during the 1930s.

  • There's No Escaping 'Star Wars' Spoilers at This Point

    Published: Sat, Nov 28, 2015

    Until recently, life has been easy for those hoping to make it to the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens unspoiled — all that had to be done was avoid online reports that yelled "spoilers" at the top of their textual lungs, and choose who you followed on social media carefully. As we near...

  • 'Polar Express' Train Ride builds steam in second Oklahoma year

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    A version of this column appears in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 'Polar Express' Train Ride builds steam in state return BRISTOW – Slade Theriot knew his pocket had no holes, so it was safe to tuck the tinkling bell inside. After meeting Santa Claus on “The Polar...

  • Surprising success: 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' turns 50

    Jeff Peterson, Deseret News | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    Charles Schulz's beloved holiday special celebrates its 50th year of broadcast — that's 49 more years than anyone expected.


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