| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Characters & Costumes, 260 River St., Guilford, (203) 453-6036, readamusements.com. Costumes for adults and kids, for sale or rent.
Fashionista Vintage & Variety, 93 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 777-4434, fashionista-vintage-variety.com....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 2:30 PM
"Whoever wins, we lose," was the tagline of the first "Alien vs. Predator" movie, and it could be argued by many to be the subtext of every presidential election year. On Saturday, Oct. 27, the Alex Theatre plans to upend both those notions, with a...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:41 PM
There’s something very wrong about nicknaming a hurricane “Frankenstorm,” then having it cancel Halloween.
In a bittersweet message for New Haven children on Tuesday, Mayor John DeStefano Jr. declared the Wednesday the 31st would be a...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Here's an audition notice for “Arsenic and Old Lace” from the Center Players, the theater troupe of the Roth Jewish Community Center: Auditions will be held Tuesday, February 15 from 6-8 p.m. Please bring theatre resume, headshot, and prepared...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:22 PM
To commemorate this week’s Jewish and Christian holidays, I had considered the topic “Ten Best Movies About Religion” for this week’s list, and I got a good list started, but I ultimately decided to go in a different direction. If....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Fans of Francis Ford Coppola and Roger Corman (which should be everybody) had best head to the Wicker Park Arts Center (2215 W. North Ave.) at 9 p.m. tomorrow, August 5. This month's edition of “Shock Theater from the Cinema Dementia Collection...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 10:39 AM
Gloria Stuart, a 1930s Hollywood leading lady who earned an Academy Award nomination for her first significant role in nearly 60 years — as Old Rose, the centenarian survivor of the Titanic in James Cameron's 1997 Oscar-winning film — has...
| Oct 29, 2010
| 10:09 AM
Here's where the coolest zombies, vampires and other ghouls will be hanging out this weekend
As befits a city that counts Edgar Allan Poe among its favorite sons, Baltimore puts on quite the show every Halloween. Whether it's through late-night tours...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 10:33 AM
Horror legend Boris Karloff made an ideal host for this anthology series that NBC aired from 1960 to 1962. Karloff also acted in some of the stories, but the show largely accommodated guests who included such stars-to-be as William Shatner, Elizabeth...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 9:34 AM
From the blog Michael Sragow Gets Reel:
It hasn't been a great era for haunted-house movies. The third version of "House of Wax," in 2005, was awful enough to kill off the form, at least as far as big American studios were concerned. The day my review...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Turn out the lights and turn on the TV, with over 100 hours of spooktacular programming, Antenna TV’s horrifying Halloween will have you on the edge of your seat as the Tribune Broadcasting multicast broadcast network presents frightful flicks all...