War documentary widens release after Columbus premiere

"Brothers at War," a documentary about one man's journey to understand why his two brothers fight for their country, will expand from five markets to 17 markets beginning today.

By April 3, the film will expand to 25 markets.

The movie, which was executive produced by actor Gary Sinise, opened two weeks ago in Columbus as well as in four military communities in North Carolina. Sinise of "Forrest Gump" fame and film maker Jake Rademacher were in town to meet fans and answer audience questions.

Filmmakers will attend select showings, followed by Q&As at the following locations:

Friday, March 27Decatur, IL: Carmike Hickory Point 12 Forsyth

Decatur, the Rademachers’ hometown, is where Jake raised most of the funds to make the film. A crowd of Jake’s family and friends will attend the hometown premier. Jake will greet guests and take audience questions after the 4:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. and 9:40 p.m. showings.

Cleveland Heights, OH: Cedar Lee Theatres Executive Producer Dave Scantling will attend the 7 p.m. show and conduct a Q&A afterward.

Saturday, March 28Dayton/Beavercreek, OH: Hollywood 20 at Fairfield Commons

Executive producer Dave Scantling will attend the 7 p.m. show and hold a Q&A after.

Oceanside, CA: Oceanside 16

Jake Rademacher will attend the 7 p.m. show and conduct a Q&A afterward.


March 27 openings:Decatur IL Hickory Point 12 Decatur Beavercreek OH Hollywood 20@Fairfield Commons Cleveland Heights OH Cedar Lee Theatres Savanah GA Wynnsong 11 San Antonio TX Santikos Bijou @ Crossroads 6 Killeen TX Killeen Stadium 14 Oceanside CA Oceanside 16 Tacoma/Lakewood WA Lakewood Mall 12 Monterey CA Osio Plaza 6

April 3 additional openings confirmed: Augusta GA Regal Augusta ExchangeClarksville TN Carmike Governor’s SquareNorfolk VA McArthur Center 18Hampton VA AMC Hampton Towne Center 24Shreveport LA Cinemark Tinseltown 17Colorado Springs CO Cinemark Carefree CircleEl Paso TX Carmike 16

March 13-20 openings already playing BROTHERS AT WAR: Columbus GA Carmike 15Fayetteville NC Carmike 12Jacksonville NC Carmike 16Washington DC Landmark E Street TheaterArlington VA AMC ShirlingtonChicago IL AMC River EastWarrenville IL AMC Cantera 30Akron OH Regal Interstate Park 18Dayton OH Regal Hollywood 20 (Fairfield)