Movie reviews and related information.

Special Thank you to Wilson NC’s own Carmike 10 Theatre for the years of movie-watching by The Grey Area™ newspaper founders and their family!

Cinema rendering. Source: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema to Open in Raleigh 2017, Now Hiring (5/16/2017) - First North Carolina Location will Feature 11 Screens, 36 Local Beers, and 35mm Projection Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has unveiled plans to open its first location in North Carolina. Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh, an 11-screen theater, bar and restaurant, [...]
Poet at a previous Share The Dream Talent Show. Source: J. Jeffers. Share the Dream Talent Show Adds Film Screening (1/4/2017) - The eighth-annual Share the Dream Talent Show is Saturday, January 14, 2017, starting at 6pm. It includes talent, a fashion show, Community Spirit Awards, vendors, and more. This annual local-talent show will be in the Edna Boykin Cultural Center, [...]
ProTown BMX 2017 is in March, hosted by the Town of Wendell NC. Movies, Princesses and BMX Coming to Wendell in 2017 (12/19/2016) - **UPDATED December 19 from original December 9 post.** By Sherry L. Scoggins, Town of Wendell The Town of Wendell is planning community events for the coming year. Below is information on three events in early 2017. [...]
Gauri Singh's movie will be shown by the Franklin County Arts Council, Franklinton NC. Afternoon Tea with artist Gauri Singh Includes Movie Screening (9/1/2016) - The Franklin County Arts Council invites the public to enjoy an Afternoon Tea with artist Gauri Singh. The tea is October 15, 2016, 3-5pm, and the event is free including refreshments. Tes will befollowed by screening [...]
Source: Bringing it Home documentary movie site, “Dinner & A Movie” Industrial Hemp Educational Events by Vance-Granville Community College (8/17/2016) - Vance-Granville Community College invites the public to learn about the state’s new Industrial Hemp Program through movie screenings and discussions, organized with the NC Industrial Hemp Association. The free “Dinner and a Movie” events includes the film, Bringing it [...]
The crowd enjoying a Town of Knightdale outdoor movie screening. Source: Thomas Walls and Megan Thornton, Free Family Movie Series in Knightdale Starts on August 26 (8/5/2016) - As you’re packing up your blanket and lawn chairs, and rounding up friends/family, a crew is setting up an inflatable screen and preparing the concession stand. A PTA group is organizing the concession stand. Parks [...]
A still from The True Cost movie. Source: The 2050 Group, Washington DC. Movie Highlights “The True Cost” of New Clothing (6/27/2016) - A special screening of The True Cost film about sustainable clothing is coming up in Raleigh. Hosted by Capital Group Sierra Club and Redress Raleigh, this film explores the impact clothing purchases have on the planet. Each [...]
"Finding Dory" movie poster outside the Wilson NC Carmike 10. Photo: Kay Whatley. Movie Review of the Issue — Finding Dory (Go See It!) (6/17/2016) - By Kay Whatley, Editor While our kids are older than when they first watched Finding Nemo, they still found it cute and funny. My teenager and I went to see Finding Dory today, and despite both [...]
It's a Wonderful Life movie poster, sourced from WPD PAL event on Facebook. Classic Holiday Film Showing in Wilson (12/18/2015) - Watch the film, It’s A Wonderful Life, in Technicolor at a special showing in Wilson NC. Make it a holiday tradition and see it on the big screen again! The It’s A Wonderful Life movie [...]
Carmike 10-Wilson: Movie Review of the Issue (10/25/2013) - By Frank Whatley, Sales Manager In keeping with the theme of Halloween, this issue’s movie review is Carrie — a 2013 remake of the 1976 horror classic. Usually the review is done by me, my wife, and my [...]
Carmike 10 Wilson: Movie Review of the Issue (9/13/2013) - One Direction: This is Us The movie review this issue is a little different. We reviewed the 3D movie about the band One Direction. Because the band has many young fans, instead of the whole family going I [...]
Carmike 10-Wilson Movie Review of the Issue (11/1/2012) - By Kay Whatley This issue we’re reviewing a sequel, Taken 2, starring Liam Neeson. The original Taken came out in 2008 and was successful enough to lead to this sequel. The story bears many similarities to the first movie: [...]