This year’s Disney Nature release for Earth Day is “Bears,” the story of an Alaskan bear named Sky and her twin cubs, Scout and Amber, their trek from the den where they’ve hibernated all winter to a place where they […]
“You’re not as easy to hate as I thought,” an oil man tells an environmental activist in “Big Miracle,” the heartwarming true story of a 1987 effort to rescue three Alaskan whales. It could just as well have been said […]
This week’s “Big Miracle” is about the real-life story of the 1988 rescue effort to save three trapped whales in Alaska. The film is based in part on Big Miracle, the book by journalist Tom Rose, who covered the story. […]
Thanks to Roger Ebert for sharing this adorable video from the 5th graders of Kuinerrarmiut Elitnaurviat in Quinhagak, Alaska.
In honor of the new Republican nominee for Vice-President, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, here’s a list of movies that take place in Alaska: 1. North to Alaska This easy-going comic “Northern” (that’s a western set up north) stars John Wayne […]
Every one of us at times hears the call of the wild, to match the wild of the outdoors to the wild that is inside us, to leave behind all of the petty complications of civilization and test ourselves down […]
The coming attraction makes it clear that “Mystery, Alaska” is your basic “Rocky” movie about a grown-up version of the Mighty Ducks — a team from a small, hockey-worshipping Alaska town gets a chance to play the New York Rangers. […]