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Fri., Aug. 18, 2017
New on DVD for Aug. 22: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2,’ ‘Supergirl,’ ‘Daredevil’
Films and TV shows based on comic books are among the top DVD offerings being Tuesday.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 3 p.m.
Movie review: ‘Logan Lucky’ is an entertaining blue-collar heist movie
This is Steven Soderbergh at his most fun, working in slick heist caper mode, featuring his muse of the moment, Channing Tatum.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 4:02 p.m.
Movie review: German drama ‘13 Minutes’ details 1939 assassination attempt on Hitler
A man is placing sticks of dynamite into a wall and setting a timer. Intensely focused and sweating profusely, he’s under a lot of stress, and no wonder. The date …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 1 p.m.
‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’: Bloody buddy flick is par for the coarse
For plot, there’s a bloody yet hard-to-swallow cut of subprime red meat: “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” is gratuitously violent and preposterous. For acting, there’s not one but two cheese-stuffed baked potatoes …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 5 p.m.
Keith Urban’s tour stop at Northern Quest promises a night of hits
Keith Urban has released eight albums since he broke onto the American country music scene with his 1999 self-titled album. His music has evolved considerably over that span, going from …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 1:29 p.m.
He writes, he acts, he tells jokes: Michael Ian Black will showcase it all in Spokane
On Saturday, before finishing up his last night at the Spokane Comedy Club, the actor-comedian-writer will hold two events at Auntie’s: one for the kids and one for their parents.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Stream on Demand: Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist team up for ‘The Defenders’ on Netflix
What’s new for home viewing on video-on-demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other streaming services.
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 4 a.m.
‘Annabelle: Creation’ is scary good
If we have learned anything from the Cooking Channel, it’s that talent isn’t defined by the ingredients you use but what you do with them. By that measure, director David …
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 12:01 a.m.
Review: Mediocre ‘Nut Job 2’ has some radical themes
You never know where you’re going to find the most radical ideas. Somehow, a sub-par animated film sequel intended to quiet the kids for a few hours on a weekend …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 6 p.m.
Girls take the lead at Girls Rock Lab benefit show at the Bartlett
Friday night the bands of Girls Rock Lab take the stage at the Bartlett.
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 5 p.m.
Review: ‘The Glass Castle’ makes tricky transition to screen
Writer-director Destin Daniel Cretton has built a body of work that takes a magnifying glass to the individual surviving within a group, weaving portraits of stealth emotional impact. In his …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 1:57 p.m.
‘Will & Grace’ will navigate new era
The groundbreaking sitcom, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from 1998 to 2006, returns to television this fall after more than a decade – a period that has seen …
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
Michael McDonald far from resting on the laurels of an illustrious career
Ex-Doobie Brother who launched a successful solo career readies an album of new material, “Wide Open,” due out in a few weeks. Fans at Northern Quest on Friday night might …
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 5 p.m.
Review: Al Gore returns in ‘An Inconvenient Sequel’
With articles about climate change going viral on social media, reports of extreme weather events and melting glaciers circling in the news, and the president’s recent decision to leave the …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
Music galore: From Kenny Rogers to the Head and the Heart, the Spokane region is brimming with concerts this week
Every so often, we get a week when the entertainment offerings are bonkers. This is one of those weeks. And the best part is that there literally is something for …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017
Review: Florence Pugh turns in powerful performance in ‘Lady Macbeth’
“Lady Macbeth” is a cautionary tale of corrosive patriarchy. The film is a haunting, angry vision of feminine rebellion, anchored by a powerful lead performance from Pugh.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
Cool art on hot night: August First Friday features a variety of local work
There’s a ton of cool art shows to catch this hot First Friday evening. Here’s just the tip of the iceberg of the creativity.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 2 p.m.
1980s soap ‘Dynasty’ returns on CW with circa-2017 mischief
Money! Power! Glamour! Catfights! The CW’s reboot of “Dynasty” will have much in common with the classic 1980s original.
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 1:20 p.m.
Review: In ‘The Dark Tower,’ franchise visions fall flat
Ah, August. It’s that time of year when you can head to your local multiplex to see Matthew McConaughey as an interplanetary David Copperfield who’s trying to use his “magics” …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 11:45 a.m.
Wondering how ‘Kevin Can Wait’ will get rid of Erinn Hayes? Well, they’re killing her off
It was the strangest twist of the TV season: In June, shortly after the first season finale of CBS’ Kevin James sitcom “Kevin Can Wait,” the show’s creators decided to …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 6 a.m.
Review: Bigelow explores a horrific history in ‘Detroit’
There is no nice or pretty way to tell a story about the systemic oppression and mistreatment of black people in the United States. It’s fitting then that Kathryn Bigelow’s …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017
Review: ‘Kidnap’ is a snoozefest
Halle Berry stars as a woman who pushes her minivan – and her psyche – to the limit while retrieving her young son from abductors in the scanty thriller “Kidnap.” …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017
Review: An artist comes out from behind her camera ‘B-Side’ doc
Photographer Elsa Dorfman is known for her large-format Polaroid portraits, created on 20-by-24-inch instant film, using one of the five cameras originally built by the company, which stopped making the …
Fri., July 28, 2017, noon
Concert preview: Toby Keith may sing about ‘Wacky Tobaccy,’ but he prefers whiskey
“Whiskey’s kind of my high,” Keith said in an interview in June with the the Tribune of Greeley, Colorado. “I smoke a little with Willie (Nelson) once in a while. …
Fri., July 28, 2017
‘Son of Sam’ film brings to life New York 40 years ago
Geraldo Rivera dates the low point in modern New York City history to Aug. 9, 1977. That was the day before police arrested David Berkowitz, the serial killer who called …
Thu., July 27, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
On sale: Silverspun Pickups coming to the Knit
Our weekly roundup of new shows going on sale in the next 7 days.,
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
The 7: Best places to picnic in Spokane and beyond
No matter what’s on the menu, what matters is the company and the outdoor setting. Here are 7 of our favorite places to spread our picnic blankets.
Thu., July 27, 2017, 10 a.m.
Movie review: ‘Atomic Blonde’ loses its punch in second half
The ’80s are back, baby – the fashions, the tunes, the Russian spies. The Cold War is so hot right now, and action thriller “Atomic Blonde” is here to capitalize …
Thu., July 27, 2017
Movie review: ‘A Ghost Story’ is an interesting look at life interrupted
Dallas filmmaker David Lowery seemed well on his way to blockbuster territory with his last film, a stylized update of the ’70s Disney hit “Pete’s Dragon.” That destination seemed even …
Thu., July 27, 2017
Review: ‘Hare Krishna!’ offers a misty-eyed look at a mystical leader
For viewers who aren’t hostile to mysticism, vegetarianism and endless chanting, it’s a stirring story. Prabhupada arrived at a pivotal moment in American culture, setting up shop in a Lower …