COVID Is Changing How We Watch Movies. The Industry Is Trying To Keep Up

PEORIA — The pandemic has drastically changed how we watch movies. That’s having a big impact not only on movie studios, but also theaters and streaming platforms. Tim Shelley spoke with Dr. Cory Barker, a Bradley University media professor who’s researching how COVID-19 is impacting movie distribution and viewing. Tim Shelley: You’ve done a […]

Gibson City Drive-In Is A Stop On Indie Movie Tour

GIBSON CITY – The COVID-19 pandemic has closed movie theaters, but many drive-ins remain open. So an independent filmmaker is making sure his movie can be seen on the big screen, with a eight-day tour of drive-in theaters, including a stop on Friday, August 20, at the Harvest Moon Drive-In, in Gibson City, north of […]