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Dashing to the show: Five big films open on Christmas Day

Once you have opened the presents, eaten a big meal and had your fill of football — and your out-of-town relatives — what else is there to do? Go to the movies, of course. Besides the much-discussed comedy “The Interview,” there are several much-anticipated films that open on Christmas Day. The Star has reviews of each by Robert W. Butler, Jon Niccum and Loey Lockerby.

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The Kansas City Star's Mike Moustakas Sunday insert

Go behind the scenes as the special Hy-Vee advertising insert featuring Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas was created. You can find it in the Sunday, May 29 edition of The Star.
John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
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