South Florida

  • 'Wonder Woman' review: Finally, a DC Comics movie that works

    'Wonder Woman' review: Finally, a DC Comics movie that works

    After showing up in last year’s excruciating “Batman v. Superman” just long enough to steal the movie and then, unfortunately, give it back to the men, Gal Gadot grabs the Lasso of Truth and the bracelets of infinite resilience to take center stage in “Wonder Woman,” director Patty Jenkins’ formidable...

  • 'Baywatch' review: This beach is littered with raunch

    'Baywatch' review: This beach is littered with raunch

    No formula for success exists regarding feature films based on late 20th century television shows. There are only odds favoring partial or complete failure. So that's comforting. But what about "21 Jump Street" and "22 Jump Street"? Didn't those movies work? Yes, they did. Especially the first...

  • 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' review: Speak no more, Jack Sparrow

    'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' review: Speak no more, Jack Sparrow

    The opening scene of the new "Pirates of the Caribbean" is a fitting metaphor for where we stand in this long franchise: A creaky old galleon is unceremoniously yanked up from the ocean depths and the only things aboard are cranky old ghosts. A weary, battered fifth chapter — "Pirates of the Caribbean:...

  • 'A Quiet Passion' review: Cynthia Nixon brings Emily Dickinson to life, joyously

    'A Quiet Passion' review: Cynthia Nixon brings Emily Dickinson to life, joyously

    In "A Quiet Passion," the period-drama veteran Terence Davies ("Sunset Song," "The House of Mirth") turns his attention to poet Emily Dickinson. The prolific writer may not have had the most cinematic existence — she spent most of her days holed up inside her childhood home — but that doesn't lessen...

  • Freebie Friday: Memorial Day freebies; deals at Rapids, Zoo Miami; and free Teavana iced tea

    Freebie Friday: Memorial Day freebies; deals at Rapids, Zoo Miami; and free Teavana iced tea

    Happy Freebie Friday! As we get ready for a three-day holiday weekend, today's roundup salutes our military heroes on Memorial Day. My list of Memorial Day deals features more than 35 freebies and savings for vets, soldiers and civilians with offers at Rapids Water Park, Zoo Miami, Jungle Island...

  • Eat for free and save $25 on furniture at IKEA starting Saturday

    Eat for free and save $25 on furniture at IKEA starting Saturday

    Dine for free at IKEA using the FAMILY reward card and save $25 on home furnishings Saturday through Memorial Day.  Use the free reward card to eat in the restaurant with purchase of $100 or more of home furnishings before taxes. The offer’s not valid on food sold in the Bistro or market. There...

  • Free appetizer at BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse

    Free appetizer at BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse

    Use a coupon to get a free appetizer with purchase at BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse. The offer's good on your choice of nearly 20 starters, including Root Beer Glazed Ribs, Avocado Egg Rolls and Ahi Poke, when you make a $9.95 food purchase. There are some exclusions. The chain features 120 menu...

  • Doreen's Deals: 10 ways to have free or cheap fun over Memorial Day weekend and beyond

    Doreen's Deals: 10 ways to have free or cheap fun over Memorial Day weekend and beyond

    Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off summer, so let's get the party started with some free and cheap fun in and out of the South Florida sun. Here are 10 wet and wild ways to save all summer long. Tropical Sailing and Catamaran Charters Get buy-one-get-one-free adult admission on ocean cruises...

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