| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*1/2 (out of four)
Zzzzz ... oh, sorry. Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) succumbs to trash-talk from an Italian loudmouth (John Turturro) who fuels a meaningless rivalry. Meanwhile, McQueen’s small-town best pal Tow Mater (Larry the Cable Guy) is...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 7:32 PM
The Friends of the Library organization will offer three free foreign language classes at Williamsport Memorial Library for students entering grades three through six.
A French class will be held June 27 to July 1. German class will be from July 11 to...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre!
It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:48 AM
SAN DIEGO -- From first dates to family outings, the Village Theater has been home to many special memories for folks around Coronado.
“I had my first kiss there and I think it was row 37 in seat 14. I carved our initials under the seat,"...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:59 PM
Debora Bell would be glad "if 3-D went away."
The Rockville printer is just the kind of filmgoer Hollywood wants to keep happy. Her family goes to movies every week. They get to the first screenings they can, usually at the 3-D-equipped AMC Columbia or...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 9:20 AM
The AMC Hampton Towne Center 24 will offer a special screening of "Cars 2" 10 a.m. Saturday, July 2, in partnership with The Autism Society.
It's part of a series billed as Sensory Friendly Films. According to AMC, "The program provides a special...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:41 PM
"Cars 2" runs out of gas long before it runs out of running time. This sequel qualifies as the rare Pixar misfire. Unlike the wit and warmth of such animated favorites as the "Toy Story" series and "Wall-E," "Cars 2" seems cold and shrill.
One reason why...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:44 PM
Disney and Pixar are known for high quality family films. "Wall-E," "Finding Nemo" and "The Incredibles" all generated more than $500 million in ticket sales. But the legendary "Toy Story" franchise may be the gold standard of this genre. These films have...
| Jul 2, 2011
No man forgets his first love.
My first love was considerably older, and cost me $25. My father paid the bill in an effort to make a man of me.
It was a 1949 Olds coupe. What did you think I was talking about? Get your mind out of the gutter.
| Jul 1, 2011
Transformers: Dark of the Moon *1/2
Michael Bay sigue empeñado en disparar la adrenalina de los espectadores a punta de balas y explosiones, descuidando lo que verdaderamente genera emoción en la audiencia: un buen argumento. Transformers: Dark of the...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 9:49 AM
HAMPTON — The Drenning family watched a movie together at a theater for the very first time Saturday.
Gareth, 13, is severely autistic, mother Karen Drenning said.
"We're afraid of taking him to a regular movie theater because he might aggravate...