Stephanie Curtis

Stephanie Curtis

Online editor, The Daily Circuit
Minnesota Public Radio
scurtis@mpr.org

Stephanie Curtis produces online content for The Daily Circuit program on MPR News. She has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched 89.3 The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.

Stephanie Curtis Feature Archive

johnny depp transcendence
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill RIley to talk about a new sci-fi thriller starring Johnny Depp and directed by Wally Pfister. (04/18/2014)
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MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new sports film starring Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner. (04/11/2014)
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MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah' and about the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival, which opens April 3. (03/28/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new film based on the young adult novel by Veronica Roth. Plus: a tribute to one of the golden voices of Hollywood trailers. (03/21/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jade to talk about the new Wes Anderson film. (03/14/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to talk about a new film from Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki and about her reactions to last week's Oscar picks. (03/07/2014)
The Oscars are awarded this coming Sunday, March 2. MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to compare notes on Oscar favorites. (02/28/2014)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Steve Seel to talk about a new documentary in which a man attempts to re-create the work of Dutch Master Johannes Vermeer. (02/21/2014)
Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis and arts reporter Euan Kerr tell the tale of two remakes: "Robocop" looks good but lacks depth, while "About Last Night" gets a qualified endorsement. (02/14/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about an updated remake of the 1986 romantic comedy of the same name. The new film stars Kevin Hart and Regina Hall. (02/14/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to review the animated feature based on the popular, colorful bricks. (02/07/2014)
The Oscar-nominated short films are now in theaters for a limited time. You can catch the live-action shorts at Uptown Theater in Minneapolis, and the animated ones at the Lagoon Theater, just down the street. (01/31/2014)
With the opening of "The Invisible Woman," Cube Critics Euan Kerr and Stephanie Curtis talk about how hard it is to depict the creative writing process and the lives of writers on screen. However, they do recall a couple of successful films about the creative process: (01/24/2014)
We'll be talking about living with anxiety with siblings Sage and Scott Stossel. Both suffer from at times crippling bouts of anxiety, yet have managed to live creative and successful lives. (01/22/2014)
"Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit," a reboot of the old Tom Clancy series, inspired just a tiny quiver of interest from Cube Critics Euan Kerr and Stephanie Curtis. But it spurred a debate of which Hollywood reboots are worth a watch -- and which aren't. (01/17/2014)