| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Color Me Obsessed and The Replacements Stink and So Do We!!!
Screening of a documentary by Gorman Bechard, followed by a live set of Replacements covers organized by Dean Falcone. 8 p.m. July 27 at Café Nine, 250 State St., New Haven. $6. (203) 789-8281,...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:19 PM
May can be a difficult month for the serious couch potato, what with regular season finales happening at the same time new series are launching. So to help you out, here's a guide to the season and series finales, plus season, series, original movie and...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 2:12 PM
The door at the back of a Wilmette movie house cracked open. A young girl poked her head in. She spotted a half dozen or so twentysomethings standing amid the seats of an otherwise empty theater and her eyes grew wide. “Wow! Hey! Team StarKid!&...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 6:31 PM
DreamWorks, $29.98; Blu-ray, $39.99
Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey Jr. deliver strong performances in "The Soloist," the adapted-from-real-life tale about the friendship between homeless, Juilliard-trained musician Nathaniel Ayers and Los...
| Feb 15, 2010
| 12:05 PM
In this interview series, we ask famous free thinkers to recast the Oscars in their own image. Let's give a big Oscar night welcome to Canadian cartoonist, film critic and filmmaker Rick Trembles.
Rick Trembles' illustrated movie review column Motion...
| Dec 10, 2008
In "Happy-Go-Lucky," Poppy Cross (Sally Hawkins) is relentlessly optimistic in the face of adversity. She quickly finds that opposition in Scott, her driving instructor, played by British actor Eddie Marsan. Scott is a wildly damaged man, living off the...
| Dec 3, 2009
| 4:04 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Taylor Swift has won just about every top music award there is this year, but the possibility of winning not just one, but eight Grammys, had the 19-year-old screaming for joy as the nominations were announced.
"I started freaking out...
| May 23, 2008
There's an irony in the title of the documentary "Surfwise" that may not immediately be apparent. Because this story of a man who, as a TV news segment explains, "gave up being a doctor to travel with his family in a tiny camper from one wave to another,"...
| Jun 15, 2008
JULIANNE MOORE has made a specialty of suffering in silence, her pale skin pulling tight across her cheekbones to form a flawless mask, a shell of perfect beauty concealing a soul in deepest turmoil. Only in private moments, when no one but the audience...
| Jul 31, 2009
| 1:32 PM
Ali Larter ("Heroes") plays the title party, a temp worker who develops a fixation on a broker (Idris Elba, "The Reaping") at her latest place of employment, in this familiar-feeling drama.
Her excessive attention unsettles him, and it also isn't taken...
| Aug 5, 2009
| 2:54 PM
A 53-year-old man who claims to be secretly engaged to Miley Cyrus has been charged with attempting to stalk the teen star, on the set of her latest Disney film.
Police say Mark McLeod was charged with criminal attempted stalking after he returned to the...
| Jan 17, 2008
Dan Deacon, the spaz-out electronic composer behind last year's absurdist, cathartic album "Spiderman of the Rings," wants to reinvent the concert experience, not grandiosely but with modest gimmicks that have a surprising cumulative power.
At the El Rey...