| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:02 AM
“Game of Thrones” fans are in for an epic upcoming season of HBO's lavish series, according to ensemble star Kit […]...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:48 AM
“The Wolverine” ripped up its competition going into the weekend, raking in an estimated $21 million on Friday in ticket sales.
As expected, the latest blockbuster in the “X-Men” film series will easily lead the weekend box...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Summer moviegoing is usually about the stars, the spectacle and the sizzle.
But in a trend that's mystifying Hollywood, this summer's box office is being driven by films with modest ambitions, including relatively inexpensive comedies, lower budget...
| May 23, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Sam Jones is one of Hollywood’s most acclaimed photographers. His celebrity portraits—of people such as George Clooney, Ben Affleck, Bob Dylan, Kristen Stewart — have appeared on the covers of Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly and Men&...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Feb. 9, 10:15 p.m., Spotlight Theatres Front Street, 39 Front St., Hartford, (860) 422-7713, spotlighttheatres.com
As a glorious paradox:
There are plenty of reasons for the enduring success of Joel and Ethan Coen's The Big Lebowski,...
| Feb 28, 2013
*** (out of four)
Sometimes Rosie, a Colorado fifth grader, imagines her teacher is a banana and her classmates are apples. It’s a cute fantasy until you put it in context.
Rosie does this because she’s one of 50 million Americans who are...
| Feb 28, 2013
America's twin ills, the swollen ranks of hungry people and the national obesity epidemic are explained, in blunt and poignant terms, in "A Place at the Table," a new documentary about food politics and the forces that let hunger make a comeback....
| Feb 21, 2013
* (out of four)
If I know ruthless drug dealers (which I don't, but still), I really don't think you can just approach their operation and say you want in. When trust is paramount, a new face, particularly one attached to a body the size of human anvil...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Martyn Donaldson leans hard against the hulking 1948 Tucker 48 and rolls it out of his small restoration shop in Pacoima.
Although the color on its build sheet is listed as maroon, the midafternoon sun reveals a metallic luster in the showroom quality...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:30 PM
One of the great benefits of being your "Green Wheels" columnist is that I get to drive multiple test cars and compare and contrast their performance. They can be wildly disparate—one week a Hyundai Elantra Coupe and the next a Suzuki Kizashi...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley just added a new gig to his busy Democratic convention schedule: He'll perform with Jeff Bridges and The Abiders.
Maryland's frontman will get on stage and belt out a song during a "CarolinaFest" celebration the day before the...