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Who lives here? June 23, 2018

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

Entertainment listings, June 21-28, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

VERMILION COUNTY FAIR AND EXPO

What: Fair features queen pageant, exhibits, dirt track racing, motocross, truck and tractor pull demo derby, livestock, carnival food and more.

When: 5 to 7 p.m. June 21-24.

Where: Fairgrounds, 1180 East Road, Oakwood.

Cost: Single day pass, $6; family 4 pack bundle, $20; weekly admission pass, $26.

Champaign Movie Makers holding free screening to mark 10 years of projects

CHAMPAIGN — FIlmmaking isn't new to the area, but June is the 10th anniversary of Champaign Movie Makers.

The group started with a handful of artists brought together by independent filmmaker Johnny Robinson and, over the past decade, has turned out dozens of projects every year.

Frank's Faves: Dinosaur movies

"Oh, yeah. 'Oooh, ahhh,' that's how it always starts. Then, later, there's running and, um, screaming." — Jeff Goldblum in "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" (1997)

Weekend Box Office | 'Incredibles 2' crushes animation record

LOS ANGELES — The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a draught of family-friendly films helped "Incredibles 2" become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the eighth highest film launch overall.

Rich Warren | Issues raised with MoviePass

If something seems to be too good to be true, that's usually the case. Here's a reader's testimony:

Richard J. Leskosky | 'Bringing Up Baby' proved to be a challenging project

If you tried compiling a list of the most memorable and respected titles in different Hollywood genres, a director whose name you would keep encountering is director Howard Hawks.

Who lives here? June 16, 2018

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or television show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

AT&T, Time Warner close merger 2 days after judge's OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — AT&T has completed its $81 billion takeover of Time Warner, one of the biggest media deals ever. A federal judge approved the combination just two days earlier over objections by the Trump Justice Department that it would hurt consumers.

Top of the Morning, June 15, 2018

Local stars will be on display Monday at the Oakwood McDonald's, News-Gazette Media's J.J. LOCKWOOD (Oakwood Class of '89) reports.