| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Alright, you slowpoke spirits. There's too many Halloween events to choose from this year, but time to buckle down. After the kids are in their sugar coma, here's a few party options for the big kids.
- An early one first: Tonight's the night for the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Before the tedious and convoluted cyber-thriller "Open Windows" is said and done, you may feel like jumping out of one. Despite its daring approach, this is annoying filmmaking of the first order from writer-director Nacho Vigalondo ("Timecrimes").
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:57 PM
"I feel like I'm trying too hard," says Catherine Brown (Allison Miller), the nascent singer-songwriter at the center of "Always Woodstock." The same could be said of the film's writer-director, Rita Merson, whose overly familiar coming-of-age piece works...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:52 PM
More is decidedly less in "The Toy Soldiers," an unfortunate, way overlong ensemble melodrama nominally set in mid-1980s Southern California. Writer-producer-director Erik Peter Carlson has clearly put his heart and soul into this saga involving a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:22 AM
After 13 years of negotiations and planning, Universal Parks & Resorts said Monday it would open a $3.3-billion, 300-acre theme park in Beijing. The company and its Chinese partners did not set an opening date, but state-run media said the complex would...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Here's an idea that not too many rock bands last long enough to execute:
Sister Hazel's "20 Stages" is a new CD/DVD and two-disc vinyl release that celebrates the Gainesville group's 20th anniversary with 20 songs recorded on 20 different tour stops....
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Steve Harvey is taking his Chicago-based daytime talk show on the road for the first time, and he is coming to Universal Orlando Resort next month.
He will tape five shows Nov. 4-6 in front of a live audience at Universal's CityWalk Lagoon Stage....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 1:46 PM
NASCAR Sports Grille, a mainstay at Universal CityWalk since the entertainment complex opened in 1999, will close Nov. 1.
The racing-themed restaurant, which serves American-style food such as burgers, ribs, sandwiches and pasta, will continue lunch and...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Universal Orlando Resort has announced new discounts exclusively for active duty and retired members of the military.
They can get two free days at Universal parks with the purchase of a one-day, park-to-park ticket. Tickets are available until Nov. 30...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:59 PM
October is a month for frights, but there's no need to fear a lack of options on the concert scene.
Music fans can choose among an array of musical styles and venues. There will be a return performance by a salsa king and a two-night homecoming stand by...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The slick, fast-paced "Plastic" is a guilty pleasure of a crime thriller involving an intrepid quartet of credit card-scamming young Brits. As mindless entertainment goes, it's a pretty watchable time-passer.
Based in part on a true story, the film...