movies http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Wehrenberg Theatres has new zero tolerance policy for cell phones http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wehrenberg-theatres-has-new-zero-tolerance-policy-cell-phones <p>Officials with Wehrenberg Theatres say when the announcement was made Friday some movie goers actually applauded.</p><p>The St. Charles-based company says as cell phone screens have gotten bigger, they&rsquo;ve gotten more complaints.</p><p>Instead of blocking phone signals as some movie chains have done, Wehrenberg is asking patrons to put their phones on vibrate.</p><p>If they&rsquo;re caught talking or texting, they&rsquo;ll be asked to leave without a refund.</p><p>Spokeswoman Kelly Hoskins says they&rsquo;re stepping up monitoring, and so are other movie goers.</p> Tue, 16 Aug 2011 22:45:19 +0000 Maria Altman 1883 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wehrenberg Theatres has new zero tolerance policy for cell phones St. Louis film critics reveal their top picks of 2010 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-film-critics-reveal-their-top-picks-2010 <p>Film critics in St. Louis are getting a jump on the foreign journalists that decide the Golden Globe award winners. While the nominees for 2010 Globes will be announced tomorrow, the St. Louis Film Critics have announced their list today.</p> Mon, 13 Dec 2010 20:28:41 +0000 Bill Raack 112 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis film critics reveal their top picks of 2010