“I feel that when I jump off a cliff, I’m obeying (the) laws of the universe.”
THE PARKING LOT — We’ve all seen it, a car parked illegally while the rest of us are just trying to follow the law. Because none of us have ever parked illegally, right?
Before everything went digital, watching a TV show at a time other than when it was broadcast required the ability to stop the digital clock from blinking “12:00” on your VCR. Then you had to set a timer and get a tape and hope that you weren’t recording over a home video or something.
“Rizzoli & Isles” keeps on rolling through season five, and “Justified” comes to an end with season six, both newly released on home video this week.
Have fun kayaking, whitewater rafting, ziplining, canoeing and more on a Leisure Travel trip to the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, N.C., on July 18.
I’m so genuinely happy to see Pixar back to being Pixar.
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by Ok.com. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
“Insidious: Chapter 3” is the prequel to a pair of films about the supernatural torment of a troubled family. It’s good for a handful of genuine scares, but a late film tone change and some general clunkiness keep it in mediocre territory.
Uplifting family fare is rare on movie screens these days, but when it does come around, it’s often in the form of a true sports story, such as “McFarland, USA,” which was in theaters a few months ago and is now on Blu-ray and DVD.
"Pet Sounds" is a beautiful and creative album, by far the most memorable and definitive work Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys ever produced. The album marked the group’s transition from surf band into true artistry, and according to the new Wilson biopic “Love & Mercy,” it also marked the descent of the band’s creative leader into years of illness and abuse at the hands of Dr. Eugene Landy.
The Richmond Hill Historical Society and Museum will host Cars and Coffee, a monthly event showcasing unique, rare and antique cars, from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at 11460 Ford Ave.
Local children can try to reel in the big one at the Richmond Hill Exchange Club's 25th annual Kids Fishing Derby form 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Richmond Hill Fish Hatchery on Highway 144.
Sweet, fresh and satisfying, Donna Morgan's strawberry cream cheese pie is a terrific blend of light summer berries and creamy cream cheese. I could eat this for breakfast, lunch and dinner - and maybe for a snack, too. The best part of this recipe is it makes two pies, so you can keep one all for yourself.
Information for parents about the film "Terminator Genisys":
“TERMINATOR GENISYS” — 2 1/2 stars — Jai Courtney, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, J.K. Simmons; PG-13 (sci-fi violence, partial nudity, language); in general release
“Inside Out” was released recently to the critical accolades and audience adoration reminiscent of Pixar’s early days. Some critics said it was without question the best thing Pixar has ever released and went as far as to call “Inside Out” the studio’s masterpiece.
Turns out being a bridesmaid is taxing in more ways than one.
FAMILY TIME — This weekend we celebrate Independence Day. Whether you are headed out of town or staying close to home, most families have some big plans to celebrate our country.
I don’t think there’s anyone reading this article that isn’t aware people die in the latest Jurassic chapter.
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.
Three new videos demonstrate an interesting trend for children’s shows — feature-length cartoons and live-action movies that debut on multiple non-theatrical platforms, meaning DVD and/or Blu-ray, along with various streaming sites.
If you know the quote “I am the Whistler, and I know many things,” you know what to expect with 1940s “Whistler” movies, some of which are on home video for the first time.
'Inside Out' (PG) — 4 stars
"Inside Out" is the 15th effort from Pixar Studios, and for those who have been disappointed with some of its latest entries, Pixar has its mojo back. This is its most visually stunning and emotionally resonant film since "WALL-E."
‘Max’: 3 points for parents
ADDINGTON/DROPPINGTON — It’s the end of the month, which means it’s time to find out what is coming and going from Netflix this July.
A tribute concert for singer/songwriter Carole King leads this week’s new movies on Blu-ray and DVD.