Stephanie Curtis Feature Archive

Can a story about a man falling in love with an operating system be touching? Yes, it can, director Spike Jonze proves with "Her." (01/10/2014)
MPR's Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Steve Seel and Jill Riley to discuss the new romantic comedy/drama starring Joaquin Phoenix and directed by Spike Jonze. Plus, Cube Critics discuss 'Her' and artificial intelligence in film. (01/10/2014)
Stephanie and Euan are pretty excited about the coming year in film, even though it's been labeled "the year of the sequel." (01/03/2014)
The Cube Critics pick their favorite movie of the year. (12/27/2013)
Is it possible to review four movies in a four minutes? Not a problem for the Cube Critics. (12/20/2013)
"The Hobbit," originally intended as a children's-level addition to the "Lord of the Rings" series, just doesn't have enough in its 150 pages to warrant nine hours of screen time over three movies. (12/13/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis talks to Steve Seel and Jill Riley about the next installment in The Hobbit trilogy. Plus, some thoughts on trilogies from the Cube Critics. (12/13/2013)
At first blush, "The World's End" seems like a knock-off of "The Hangover" with a British twist. It's not. (12/06/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis talks to Jill Riley and Jade about a new documentary by Alex Gibney that looks at Lance Armstrong's cycling career, his doping scandal and his confession. Plus the Cube Critics review 'The World's End', a comedy from the team of Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. (12/06/2013)
Don't be fooled by the first hour or so of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," the second installment in the four-part series. (11/22/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis talks to Steve Seel and Jill Riley about the latest adventure featuring Katniss Everdeen and about a Belgian film that looks at friendship and bluegrass music. (11/22/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis talks to Steve Seel and Jill Riley about a new adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. (11/15/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis joins Jill Riley and Jade to talk about a new historical drama starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender. (11/01/2013)
MPR Movie Maven and Cube Critic Stephanie Curtis talks to Steve Seel and Jill Riley about a new film starring Robert Redford as a man alone on the sea, struggling to survive. (10/25/2013)
"Carrie," a remake of the 1976 horror classic of the same name starring Julianne Moore and Chloe Moretz, comes to theaters this weekend. Should you see it? Euan Kerr has some opinions on the topic. Also: Stephanie Curtis takes a look at "A.C.O.D." starring Adam Scott and Amy Poehler. (10/18/2013)