Jackson leaves Middle Earth with 'The Hobbit'


After a long and eventful journey, “The Hobbit” trilogy has reached its bloody climax.

Before ‘The Interview,’ a movie imagined Bush’s assassination

After “The Interview” imagined the death of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, North Korea went ballistic.

"Magic in the Moonlight" is not so enchanting

You win some, you lose some.

"We Are The Best!" will make you happy

Set in 1980s Stockholm, this 2013 Swedish movie romps along with two young teenage girls, Bobo and Klara (still young enough to buzz their hair and look like boys), who try to form a punk rock band

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Check out asteroid Hebe

Just outside the orbit of Mars, an asteroid large enough to be observed this month with binoculars or a small telescope is emerging into view.

Confessions of a memorabiliac

There are plenty of folks who aren't "hoarders" but nonetheless fiercely hold on to an item or two that might seem illogical to someone else. I call these people memorabiliacs — and, yes, I count myself a member of this august...

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Concerts and shows that will be playing the region

Jamie Kennedy - Jan. 29-31 at Comix at Foxwoods; tickets on sale now; $20-$50

David Koechner - Jan. 17 at Comix at Foxwoods; tickets on sale now; $30-$55

Wanderlust - Martin Dockery - Feb. 28 at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center; tickets on sale now; $25

Moody Blues - March 22 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Dec. 19; $39-$58

Pentatonix - March 15 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $29.50-$49.50

Steve Aoki - March 12 at The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 19 a.m. Dec. 19; $35

Get The Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin - Jan. 31 at The Dome at Oakdale, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $25