Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Movies

Six holiday movies to see at Tampa Theatre this Christmas season

Six holiday movies to see at Tampa Theatre this Christmas season

Tampa Theatre has released the lineup for its annual Holiday Classics series, including “Elf,” “A Christmas Story” and “It’s A Wonderful Life.”
Published: 11/20/18
What's new in theaters for Thanksgiving

What's new in theaters for Thanksgiving

Check out sequels Creed II and Ralph Breaks the Internet, or a “fresh” take on Robin Hood. Scandal politics take center stage in The Front Runner, and Green Book takes a tour through the segregated Deep South.
Published: 11/20/18
New in theaters this week: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,’ ‘Nobody’s Fool’

New in theaters this week: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,’ ‘Nobody’s Fool’

The highly anticipated Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody is expected to top the box office while competing against the star-studded reinvention of the classic The Nutcracker and Tyler Perry’s comedy Nobody’s Fool starring Tiffany Haddish.
Published: 10/31/18
Updated: 11/19/18
Fairly enjoyable, consistently predictable, ‘Creed II’ is more ‘Rocky’ than its predecessor

Fairly enjoyable, consistently predictable, ‘Creed II’ is more ‘Rocky’ than its predecessor

Here’s what Creed II is. It is a direct continuation, 33 years later, of the events laid out with a right hook in Rocky IV (1985).
Published: 11/20/18
‘Green Book’ is the rare Hollywood crowd-pleaser that triumphs on all counts

‘Green Book’ is the rare Hollywood crowd-pleaser that triumphs on all counts

A spirited buddy comedy, road movie, fish-out-of-water fable and accessible social history, Green Book is just that cinematic unicorn.
Published: 11/19/18
The Zola Twitter saga went viral. The ‘Zola’ movie is being filmed in Tampa Bay.

The Zola Twitter saga went viral. The ‘Zola’ movie is being filmed in Tampa Bay.

The story of prostitution, stripping and crime is becoming a movie called Zola. The production has been filming in the Tampa Bay area since Oct. 29, confirmed St.Petersburg-Clearwater film commissioner Tony Armer.
Published: 11/15/18
Updated: 11/16/18
Review: Gut-punch 'Boy Erased' reveals cruelty of conversion therapy

Review: Gut-punch 'Boy Erased' reveals cruelty of conversion therapy

'Boy Erased' is a fair and balanced condemnation of conversion therapy. It's also a gut punch.
Published: 11/15/18
In theaters this week: ‘Fantastic Beasts 2,’ ‘Widows,’ ‘Boy Erased,’ ‘Instant Family’

In theaters this week: ‘Fantastic Beasts 2,’ ‘Widows,’ ‘Boy Erased,’ ‘Instant Family’

Take your pick at the multiplex from the Harry Potter prequel, a heist, a family comedy and an important gay conversion drama.
Published: 11/14/18
Tampa Bay comic book artists and fans react to Stan Lee’s death

Tampa Bay comic book artists and fans react to Stan Lee’s death

Tampa Bay is home to comic book industry professionals and fans — even a superhero — who were impacted by the Marvel icon and his work.
Published: 11/14/18
Holiday movie guide: From 'The Grinch' to 'Mary Poppins,' 32 movies to see by year's end

Holiday movie guide: From 'The Grinch' to 'Mary Poppins,' 32 movies to see by year's end

The season is stocked with awards hopefuls and familiar faces, including The Grinch (Nov. 9), the Potterverse (Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Nov. 16), a superhero (Aquaman, Dec. 21) and even Mary Poppins, y'all (Mary Poppins Returns, Dec. 19).
Published: 11/06/18