| Jan 27, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Oscar month usually has 28 days.
On Turner Classic Movies, though, it always has 31.
The channel again marks the upcoming Academy Awards -- to be broadcast Feb. 27 on ABC -- as the annual "31 Days of Oscar" festival of nominated and winning films starts...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Airs on DC50, Sunday, February 19 @ 3PM
Seventy-one years ago it was no surprise when the 1939 classic "Gone with the Wind" won the Best Picture Oscar, and Vivien Leigh took home Best Actress honors as Scarlett O’Hara. Probably the most...
| Feb 16, 2011
No other star of Hollywood's golden age continues to hold audiences in quite the way that Humphrey Bogart does.
The American Film Institute voted him the greatest male star of all time, and his influence as cultural icon and representative of a certain...
| May 29, 2012
| 12:45 PM
A.J. Croce, the son of late singer-songwriter Jim Croce, plays Thursday in Old Saybrook at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center. Croce performs rootsy, bluesy rock. He'll be aided on stage by guitarist Michael Bizar, running through his own catalog,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 7:23 PM
In one of those career-defining moments that pops up by accident and never quite seems to exit the public consciousness, Barbara Walters asked Katharine Hepburn during a notorious 1981 TV interview just what kind of tree she'd like to be.
Never mind that...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Dan Lindner, aka Banjo Dan, and his bandmates have been entertaining audiences around New England with their brand of bluegrass for decades. This year, in celebration of the band's 40th anniversary, they'll play a slew of shows including Sun., June 17...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 7:46 AM
It’s summertime in Connecticut and the cinematic scene is thriving with the CT Film Festival, a four-day-and-night event of films, industry workshops, and panels opening Thursday June 28 at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center at 300 Main St....
| Dec 9, 2011
"W.E.," Madonna's second go at directing a feature film, leaves one wishing she'd find other creative outlets for those times when she's bored with the pop-star life. A new fashion line? Another documentary disassembling her latest truths and dares?
| Feb 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Guys with guitars are a dime a dozen in the music industry. What separates one from the next in the listener's ear is quite subjective. Take Howie Day, for instance. He's a pretty good looking guy who sings love songs and plays guitar. On paper he's quite...
| Dec 29, 2011
• Thursday: Little Ugly, $4. 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester; Unbuckled Records Showcase featuring White Savages and more, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford; Christopher John, 7 p.m. Baci Grill, Cromwell.
• Friday: The Acacia...