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THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017





Jerry Joseph & The Jackmormons (Tony Morey)

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 10 A.M.

10 Under $10

1. “Witness for the Prosecution” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Ignite! Community Theatre, 10814 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. A reader’s theater production of Agatha Christie’s fascinating courtroom drama. The story centers on the trial of ...

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A scene from "The Great Wall." (Photo Credit: Legendary and Univ / AP)

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 9:18 A.M.

Movie review: ‘The Great Wall’ defies expectations

The buzz on “The Great Wall” has been less excitement and more puzzlement and controversy. What project required Matt Damon to rock that man bun for years? Why does the poster for a movie called “The Great Wall” (as in China) have a huge picture of a white guy on it? All is now revealed, and “The Great Wall” defies any expectations – it’s absolutely bonkers wild.

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THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 3:56 A.M.

Relationship with daughter declining

Dear Annie: My ex-husband was emotionally, verbally and physically abusive, and he was a womanizer from the very beginning. So I divorced him in the 1980s; I then kept custody of our daughter. All was good between my daughter and ...

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Spokane artist Michael Dinning’s sculptural wall painting is on display at Marmot Art Gallery in Kendall Yards. (Courtesy / Marshall E. Peterson Jr.)

UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 9:33 A.M.

‘Fence,’ an in-your-face, timely art piece, on display at Kendall Yards gallery

Border walls and immigration bans were merely campaign slogans when Spokane artist Michael Dinning first started constructing his sculptural wall painting “Fence” last year. The finished piece now hangs at Marmot Art Gallery in Kendall Yards – images of immigrants and refugees taken from a 100-year-old photograph on Ellis Island, “fenced” in behind strands of wire.

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Dane DeHaan in a scene from "A Cure For Wellness." (Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox / AP)

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017

Movie review: Horror film ‘A Cure for Wellness’ is masterful, but flawed

Though Gore Verbinski has made a name for himself with large Hollywood studio pictures like “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “The Lone Ranger,” he’s always had a weird streak; a “one for them, one for me” mentality, interspersing in films like “The Weather Man” and “Rango.” “A Cure for Wellness,” a horror film set at a spa in the Swiss Alps, is most definitely one for him.

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Sandra Huller as Ines, left, and and Peter Simonischek as Winfried in a scene from "Toni Erdmann." (Komplizen Film / AP)

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017

Movie review: ‘Toni Erdmann’ is a gloriously unpredictable father-daughter comedy

The glorious peculiarity of the German comedy “Toni Erdmann” resists easy categorization, and you can’t really tell what’s up, or why you should see it, judging from the coming-attractions trailer put out by its domestic distributor, Sony Pictures Classics. SPC boasts some of the savviest stewards in international film, and even they can’t figure out how to sell this movie. What is it? Something about a tightly wound businesswoman and her relentlessly practical-joking father. But what?

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