‘Lightyear’ stays down to earth, ‘Jurassic World’ holds No. 1 | Culture & Leisure

‘Lightyear’ didn’t go to infinity (or beyond) in its first weekend in theaters: Pixar’s first major theatrical release since March 2020 took off with $51 million in its premiere weekend in North America, according to studio estimates on Sunday. Not only did it open lower than expected, but it also failed to conquer “Jurassic World: … Read more

What to watch before seeing ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ | arts and entertainment

Hello… General Kenobi! One of the most iconic Jedi of all time (and an internet favorite) returns in just over a week. Disney+ Obi Wan Kenobi is about to add chapters to the story of the noble Force-wielder (Ewan McGregor), explaining how he survived the perilous time between Order 66 and A new hope. If … Read more

Justin Bartlett realizing childhood wonders of his hometown theater | Arts & Entertainment

Justin Bartlett realizing childhood wonders of his hometown theater |  Arts & Entertainment

NEW ALBANY • With the flick of a switch, the auditorium was awash in red, transforming the walls, stage and all 390 seats into a scene from an Argento film. From behind small control panel in one corner of the balcony, Justin Bartlett’s voice echoed throughout the Magnolia Civic Center and Cine Theater’s 73-year-old auditorium. … Read more