| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:43 PM
In the Hollywood hierarchy of stardom, Cantinflas, the beloved Mexican comic actor, was like a streaking comet — white-hot and short-lived. Though well established in his homeland, he was a relative unknown to most in this country when he burst on...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:10 PM
An East Hartford family have volunteered to host a free Outdoor Movie Night Cancer fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 30, at 3:30 p.m. The event will be held at 1807 Main St. in East Hartford and open to the public. There will be food and refreshments available...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:31 PM
'Dolphin Tale 2'
Rating: PG for some mild thematic elements
Summary: Winter the disabled dolphin faces new crises, and the kids who care for her face big life decisions about what they'll be when they grow up.
Kid attractor: Kids and critters,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The main cast as well as the mammalian star of the 2011 hit family film "Dolphin Tale" return in "Dolphin Tale 2," a pleasant if bland and nonessential sequel.
Like the original movie, the follow-up is based on true events that occurred at the...
| May 12, 2014
Temperatures are finally expected to crack the 80s this week, and it’s Movie in the Park time again in Allentown. The city will kick of its 2014 season at Arts Park with a Friday showing of “Frozen” starring Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Big, bright, often beautiful and essentially an action movie, as are most animated features these days, "Frozen" comes from Walt Disney Animation Studios. While Disney credits the 1845 Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "The Snow Queen" as primary...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Hot on the heels of the surprise success of "Instructions Not Included," which quickly became the all-time highest-grossing Spanish language film in the U.S., comes another movie aimed at the same audience. "Pulling Strings," also being released by...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Although doggedly held back from reviewers before opening, the Christian-oriented musical drama “Grace Unplugged” proves a far more involving, accessible and enjoyable movie than its peek-a-boo marketing strategy suggested.
The key to its...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Make no mistake: "I'm in Love With a Church Girl" is no wholesome romance with benign faith-based themes. It is wholesome — more so than it wants to be, what with its sterile attempt at portraying a gangsta lifestyle — but it's aggressively...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Standing in front of his congregation at One Church International, pastor Touré Roberts made an impassioned plea: Go see a Ja Rule movie this weekend.
"I'm excited about this film," the preacher said. "It's almost like God is taking it viral. It comes...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:43 PM
An unabashed love letter to all things motorcycle, the documentary "Why We Ride" will surely warm the souls of bike enthusiasts while prompting many nonriders to join the fold. It could in fact be one of the best movies-as-sales-tools to speed down the...