Max Frank


Weekend Warriors | Episode 5(4)

"Astro Labs—the last film processing company in the city and one of the few labs still active anywhere in the Midwest—announced that it is closing down. This is a big deal..."


May 31, 2013

Weekend Warriors: The Northwest Chicago Film Society

Next week at The Portage, Sean Connery's “sci-fi odyssey” Zardoz will be playing for $5.


May 17, 2013

Weekend Warriors | Repo Man's always intense

The Doc Films Thursday night lineup, "Headbangersploitation: Heavy Metal on Film," is a much-needed exercise in sincerity and maintaining one's capacity for life.


April 23, 2013

Weekend Warriors | Being an inquiry into The Shining in 9 parts

The Music Box Theatre, a repertory theater in Lakeview, is playing Rodney Ascher's Room 237—expect fake moon landings and hidden minotaurs (also, a secret message embedded in this article!).


April 12, 2013