Sean Astin

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2014

    Wizard World Celebs Bruce Campbell & William Shatner Have St. Louis Ties

    As noted in this week's cover story, traveling comic con Wizard World returns to St. Louis April 4 through 6, bringing with it nearly unlimited nerdery. Over the weekend, tens of thousands of cosplayers, comic-book collectors, video-game enthusiasts and casual lookyloos will gather for all manner of ... More >>

  • News

    April 3, 2014
  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    Free Goonies Tonight at Union Station

    Yeah, they're showing Goonies on a big screen tonight at Union Station for FREE. Details here.Should you go?Chew on this while you decide: "Our parents, they want the best of stuff for us. But right now, they got to do what's right for them. Because it's their time. Their time! Up there! Down here, ... More >>

  • Film

    June 21, 2006

    Pause & Effect

    A truly universal remote leads to Sandler's best movie in years

  • Film

    June 22, 2005

    Skin Crawls

    Gregg Araki's latest is more icky than mysterious

  • Film

    February 11, 2004

    Adam 'n' Heave

    50 First Dates is a patchy toss-off strictly for Sandler fans

  • Film

    December 17, 2003

    Upper Middle Earth

    The Return of the King marks a zenith in cinematic potential

  • Film

    December 18, 2002

    Orc Chops

    The action's much meatier in Jackson's second Rings film

  • Film

    August 28, 2002


    Week of August 28, 2002

  • Film

    December 19, 2001

    Force of Hobbit

    Frodo lives, amid outlandish spectacle, in The Lord of the Rings

  • News

    October 27, 1999


    St. Louis native George Hickenlooper takes another step on his Hollywood career path with the Orson Welles adaptation The Big Brass Ring -- but a happy ending's still not in sight.