Stephanie Curtis

Stephanie Curtis

Online editor, MPR News
Minnesota Public Radio
scurtis@mpr.org


Stephanie Curtis produces online content for MPR News with Kerri Miller and for MPR News with Tom Weber. 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

Monkey Kingdom
Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to talk about a new documentary from Disney Nature. "It looks great on the big screen," Stephanie says. (04/17/2015)
Still from the Polish film, 'Gods'
Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to talk about some of the nearly 200 films that are part of the Minneapolis St Paul International Film Festival, which began this week. (04/10/2015)
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper in 'Serena'
Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to talk about a much-anticipated historical drama starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. People have waited a long while for this film's release; was the wait worth it? Listen to Stephanie's review. (03/27/2015)
Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to talk about a new action thriller from 'Taken' director Pierre Morel, starring Sean Penn. (03/20/2015)
Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis stops in to The Current's Morning Show to talk to Jill Riley about a new live-action interpretation of Cinderella. You may recognize some of the cast members if you're a fan of 'Downton Abbey'. (03/13/2015)
Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new vampire mockumentary from the team behind 'Flight of the Conchords'. (02/27/2015)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel to talk about the Oscar nominations, including who the people are that make up The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and how they vote for their Oscar picks. (02/20/2015)
Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about the new film based on E.L. James' best-selling book. "It's a cultural phenomenon," Stephanie says. Listen to the complete review and a discussion about sexy Hollywood films. (02/13/2015)
Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new romantic comedy starring Lily Collins and Sam Clafin. Plus, as Valentine's Day approaches, Steve, Jill and Stephanie discuss romantic films in general. (02/06/2015)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new thriller starring Jude Law. (01/30/2015)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about the Oscar nominees in the categories of Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Actor and Best Director, also noting some names that seem conspicuously absent from the list of nominations. (01/16/2015)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley to talk about a new film, 'Selma', set 50 years ago but with powerful resonance today, that Stephanie asserts will be nominated for Academy Awards. She also describes a new stoner-noir film starring Joaquin Phoenix. (01/09/2015)
Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Sean McPherson (in for Steve Seel) to discuss her picks of must-see films of 2014. (01/02/2015)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to talk about a new film based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed. (12/19/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jade to talk about a new film written, directed by and starring Chris Rock. "It's a refreshing film about a grown man facing a real crisis that real adults face," Stephanie says. Listen to the entire review and watch the trailer. (12/12/2014)