Saturday, November 11, 2017

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What’s new in theaters: ‘Murder on the Orient Express,’ ‘Daddy’s Home 2’

What’s new in theaters: ‘Murder on the Orient Express,’ ‘Daddy’s Home 2’

OPENING FRIDAY:MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESSAgatha Christie’s signature mystery Murder on the Orient Express gets a classy remake 43 years after Ingrid Bergman won her third Oscar as one of a dozen unusual suspects.Kenneth Branagh and an impressive fa...
Published: 11/08/17
Updated: 11/10/17
This week’s best Tampa Bay concerts: Ribfest, Chris Stapleton, Sammy Hagar, more

This week’s best Tampa Bay concerts: Ribfest, Chris Stapleton, Sammy Hagar, more

RED RUM RUNNER: Sammy Hagar Sammy Hagar didn’t want to cancel on you. Really, he didn’t. But Hurricane Irma left him no choice. "We were playing a couple of amphitheaters, and the lawns were just soaked in mud, and we said, ‘Let...
Published: 11/08/17
Updated: 11/10/17
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 10

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 10

Chris Stapleton: The Grammy-, CMA- and ACM-winning singer-guitarist heads on tour on the heels of two album releases. Country veteran, Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb open. 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 48...
Published: 11/08/17
Updated: 11/10/17
A peek at the Star Wars costumes coming to St. Petersburg with ‘Star Wars and the Power of Costume’

A peek at the Star Wars costumes coming to St. Petersburg with ‘Star Wars and the Power of Costume’

A galaxy far, far away just got a lot closer.More than 60 hand-crafted costumes from the Star Wars saga landed this week as part of the Smithsonian traveling exhibit "Star Wars and the Power of Costume," docked at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Peters...
Published: 11/08/17
Updated: 11/09/17
From the food editor: Warm and cozy drinks to make for the holiday season

From the food editor: Warm and cozy drinks to make for the holiday season

When I read this story about perfecting a homemade cold brew coffee, I nearly spit out my latte. Times staffer Scott Pollenz starts out with a bold claim: "There is almost no drink better hot than it is cold, and especially not coffee."I don’t want t...
Published: 11/08/17
Updated: 11/09/17

Thursday’s sports on TV/radio

TODAYCollege footballBall State at Northern Illinois7 p.m.CBSSNNorth Carolina at Pittsburgh7:30 p.m.ESPN; 620-AMGeorgia Southern at Appalachian State7:30 p.m.ESPNUGolfPGA Europe: Nedbank Challenge3 a.m.GolfPGA: OHL Classic 1 p.m.GolfLPGA: Blue Bay Op...
Published: 11/08/17
Lebowski Fest is at the Ritz Ybor this weekend, and you can abide with a White Russian

Lebowski Fest is at the Ritz Ybor this weekend, and you can abide with a White Russian

The last movie I saw at the Ritz in Ybor City could’ve been produced by Jackie Treehorn, the porn mogul played by Ben Gazzara in The Big Lebowski. That was in the mid 1970s, a St. Leo fraternity field trip. Not sure when the Ritz stopped showing movi...
Published: 11/08/17
Who killed all the fun in ‘Murder on the Orient Express’?

Who killed all the fun in ‘Murder on the Orient Express’?

Kenneth Branagh’s somnambulant remake of Murder on the Orient Express is a murder mystery Agatha Christie never intended: Who killed her diabolical fun?The answer is right under our noses, like the cake frosting mustache under his. Branagh’s portraya...
Published: 11/08/17
James Rosenquist is remembered at USF; Star Wars exhibit opens Monday at MFA

James Rosenquist is remembered at USF; Star Wars exhibit opens Monday at MFA

Remembering an Icon: James RosenquistAn international and local art icon was lost earlier this year when renowned pop artist James Rosenquist passed away. During his career, which spanned more than five decades, he exhibited in nearly all of the majo...
Published: 11/08/17
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 9

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Nov. 9

Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie: The two architects of Fleetwood Mac’s mega-platinum sound continue touring in support of their dual self-titled album. 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. $63.25-$128.75. (727) ...
Published: 11/08/17
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