| Sep 9, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Universal Orlando will add a fifth resort hotel on its property, the company confirmed Tuesday in an announcement with Loews Corp.
The 1,000-room hotel, to be operated by Loews, will be called Sapphire Falls and will open in the summer of 2016. It...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:55 AM
WHAT: It's unclear how the "Futura" part figures into it, but the "retro" label makes perfect sense. This package tour turns the clock back to the glorious 1980s, with music by Howard Jones (pictured), Katrina Leskanich (of Katrina and the Waves fame),...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The first time I stepped into San Clemente's Beachcomber Motel, the hairs on my neck rose with deja vu. The low-slung Spanish building, the tiny rooms with Venetian blinds and picture windows, the kitchenette with its lemon-chiffon tile, the black night...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 1:16 PM
FUTURE: with Derrick Milano, Pressure and others. 8 p.m. Oct. 3; CFE Arena, Gemini Boulevard and West Plaza Drive, Orlando; $40-$80; 407-823-6006.
WHITECHAPEL: with Upon a Burning Body and others. 7 p.m. Oct. 14; Backbooth, 37 W. Pine St., Orlando; $25;...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:15 PM
"The Calling" is an absorbing, solidly crafted procedural thriller with a terrific lead turn by Susan Sarandon as Hazel Micallef, a cranky, small-town police inspector who helps to unravel a series of serial killings. Although the 67-year-old actress...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Florida residents can see the Blue Man Group show at Universal Orlando Resort at a big discount during September and October.
Floridians who purchase tickets at the box office and present a valid ID, can save up to $40 off the regular adult ticket...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
BUYER: Rebel Wilson
LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
SIZE: 2,500 square feet, 3-4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Ever since she deftly ran away with her scenes as Kristen Wiig's magnificently kooky and kind of creepy roommate Brynn...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:55 AM
FINCH: with Maps & Atlases and Weatherbox. 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25; The Beacham, 46 N. Orange Ave., Orlando; $20-$25; 407-246-1419.
WATSKY: with kyle and Anderson.Paak. 7 p.m. Oct. 27; The Social, 54 N. Orange Ave., Orlando; $15-$17; 407-246-1419.
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:41 AM
WHAT: "In Living Color," "Scary Movie," "Mo' Money": For awhile there during the 1990s and early 2000s, it seemed like all comedy roads led to one of the Wayans Brothers. Those roads converge at Hard Rock Live this weekend when frequent film collaborators...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Twenty-one companies in Central Florida are among a list of 50 honored with the 2014 Florida Companies to Watch awards presented by GrowFL.
The awards are for second-stage companies with 6 to 99 employees and annual revenue between $750,000 and $50...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Set in a lawless town in the Austrian mountains, the English-language "Autumn Blood" seems at first like something along the lines of "The Sound of Music" as re-imagined by Michael Haneke. But whereas Haneke's films grapple with the blunt force of...