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Norman Lear Documentary At Real Art Ways For Three Screenings

A documentary about Norman Lear, who grew up in Hartford and graduated from Weaver High in 1940 before going on to become a giant in the history of TV, will be shown in three screenings  at Real Art Ways in Hartford."Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You" chronicles the career of the New Haven-born...

Cheap And Free Movies In Connecticut

Sometimes you just want to see a movie away from home but avoid the bigger theaters and venues. And many of these movies you won't find on Netflix or in that Red Box machine in your supermarket anyway. So we've rounded up some other options for you at libraries, museums, in the parks, etc. Most...More

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  • 'Boomerang!,' Movie Based On Bridgeport Case, At Avon Theater

    'Boomerang!,' Movie Based On Bridgeport Case, At Avon Theater

    The movie "Marshall," about a 1940 Bridgeport court case involving future Supreme Court Chief Justice Thurgood Marshall, will be released later this year. An earlier film, directed by Elia Kazan and released in 1947, tells the story of another extraordinary Bridgeport court case. "Boomerang!" is...

  • Sneak Preview Of Rob Zombie's '31'

    Sneak Preview Of Rob Zombie's '31'

    Rob Zombie's new horror movie, "31," is being released nationwide next month, just in time for Halloween. But this week, theaters around the country are showing a sneak preview of the movie along with two music videos and an interview with the director. "31" tells the story of kidnapped carnival...

  • 'Hieronymus Bosch: Touched By The Devil' At Cinestudio

    'Hieronymus Bosch: Touched By The Devil' At Cinestudio

    Very little is known about Hieronymus Bosch, the Dutch painter who created fantastical visions of heaven and hell, most famously the triptych "Garden of Earthly Delights," a rich and often frightening collection of angels, devils, peaceful and terrified animals, sunny skies and dark, fiery pits....

      • Best Of '48 Hour Film Project New Haven' To Be Shown At Criterion

        Best Of '48 Hour Film Project New Haven' To Be Shown At Criterion

        Judging for the "48 Hour Film Project New Haven,'' a short-filmmaking competition, is done and the best of those films will be shown on Thursday, Aug. 25, at 6 p.m. at Criterion Cinemas in New Haven. Teams of filmmakers wrote, shot, edited and turned in their four- to seven-minute-long movies in...

          • 'Men Go To Battle' At Real Art Ways

            'Men Go To Battle' At Real Art Ways

            On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28, Real Art Ways will show an acclaimed drama that gives a different perspective on the Civil War. "Men Go To Battle" takes place in 1861, telling the story of two Kentucky brothers struggling to hold onto their meager farm. Circumstances develop that compels...

            • Katharine Hepburn's 'Holiday' Screening In Cedar Hill Cemetery

              Katharine Hepburn's 'Holiday' Screening In Cedar Hill Cemetery

              Want to watch an outdoor movie in a cemetery? Cedar Hill Cemetery, 435 Fairfield Ave. in Hartford, hosts a movie night on Thursday, Aug. 25, at 7:30 p.m. The film being shown is appropriate: a movie starring Katharine Hepburn, who is buried there. "Holiday" is a 1938 comedy co-starring Cary Grant,...

              • 'Mona Lisa Is Missing' At NBMAA

                'Mona Lisa Is Missing' At NBMAA

                How does a person steal a legendary work of art and end up being hailed as a hero? That's what happened to Vincenzo Peruggia, whose life story is told in "Mona Lisa Is Missing." Peruggia was a former employee at the Louvre in Paris in 1911 when he walked into the museum, took Leonardo Da Vinci's...

                • 'Howard's End,' 'The Merchant Of Venice' At Cinestudio

                  'Howard's End,' 'The Merchant Of Venice' At Cinestudio

                  Cinestudio, at 300 Summit St. on the campus of Trinity College in Hartford, shows a new 4K restoration of one of the most beloved movies made by the legendary team of producer Ismail Merchant and director James Ivory. "Howard's End" tells the story of the clash of three families: the upper-crust...

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