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  • 'Early Man' review: 'Gromit' creator returns to animation

    'Early Man' review: 'Gromit' creator returns to animation

    Surrounded by body parts in a former aluminum warehouse on the outskirts of Bristol, in the southwest of England, Nigel Leach enthusiastically hands me an arm. "Feel that," he says, as I gingerly pinch the disembodied limb. Rather than a grisly crime scene, I'm on a tour of the puppet-making department...

  • 'Detective Chinatown 2' review: Manhattan murder mystery, Mandarin style

    'Detective Chinatown 2' review: Manhattan murder mystery, Mandarin style

    The public-service aspect of the boisterous genre mashup “Detective Chinatown 2” is simplicity itself. If the film encourages a few newcomers to check out the first and superior “Detective Chinatown,” as related (or replacement) viewing, then the sequel will have done its duty. In the 2015 introduction,...

  • 'Black Panther' review: A sleek Marvel of a kingly superhero

    'Black Panther' review: A sleek Marvel of a kingly superhero

    “Just because something works does not mean it cannot be improved.” So says the tech-wizard sister of the title character in “Black Panther.” It’s an apt credo for this soulful, stirringly acted and pretty terrific movie’s place in the Marvel Studios realm. As a rule, these movies basically work,...

  • 'The Great Buddha +' review: Black comedy that's a digital-era homage to 'Rear Window'

    'The Great Buddha +' review: Black comedy that's a digital-era homage to 'Rear Window'

    Two small-town nobodies who get cheap thrills from car dash-cam videos lay eyes on more than they can handle in "The Great Buddha +," a mordant black comedy that's a digital-era homage to "Rear Window." Sporting an ingeniously cinematic concept that's nimbly executed by writer-director Huang Hsin-yao...

  • Free Lobster & Seafood sub at Quiznos

    Free Lobster & Seafood sub at Quiznos

    Get a free Lobster & Seafood sub with purchase at Quiznos. Get the free eats, valued at $7, with any purchase by joining the Toasty Points loyalty app program. It's free to join. Members will find a digital coupon for the freebie in the app at participating locations.   Choose a free eight-inch...

  • Freebie Friday: Free Hershey bars; deals to Renaissance Fest; Presidents Day coupons

    Freebie Friday: Free Hershey bars; deals to Renaissance Fest; Presidents Day coupons

    It's Freebie Friday. After the horrific event that unfolded in Parkland this week, it's difficult to get excited about the weekend. Still, Presidents Day is Feb. 19, so if you're looking for things to do, I've got a few offers. The Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale is offering...

  • Museum of Discovery and Science offers free admission to Marjory Stoneman Douglas families

    Museum of Discovery and Science offers free admission to Marjory Stoneman Douglas families

    The Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale is offering free admission to families from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after the tragic school shooting on Wednesday. Suspected school shooter Nikolas Cruz, 19, admitted to detectives that he murdered 17 students, teachers and staff

  • Free screening of 'Get Out' at AMC Theatres on Presidents Day

    Free screening of 'Get Out' at AMC Theatres on Presidents Day

    See the Academy Award-nominated picture "Get Out" for free on Presidents Day. Get a free ticket on a first-come, first-served basis when the movie screens at 7 p.m. on Feb. 19 at 55 participating AMC Theaters. Go to GetOutOneYearLater.com to find a participating location.  The 2017 low-budget horror...

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