Reel News: McFarland USA, Hot Tub Time Machine 2, The DUFF, Birdman, Dumb and Dumber To, St. Vincent, Theory of Everything

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Upcoming Theatrical Releases McFarland, USA Director: Niki Caro PG; 2 hr. 9 min. Trailer From Disney comes MCFARLAND, the true against-all-odds story of the 1987 McFarland high school cross country team in an economically challenged community. (Synopsis by Disney) Like many of Disney’s products, this is too concerned with being “on brand” than creating the […]

“Kaleidoscope” Arts and Entertainment Program Now Airing on Harford Cable Network

From Harford County government: The Harford County Cultural Arts Board, in partnership with Harford Cable Network, produces “Kaleidoscope”, a bi-monthly television program highlighting arts and entertainment news in Harford County. Hosted by Carolyn Black-Sotir, the program airing through the end of February features interviews on the following topics: National Mentoring Month, with Kim Parks-Bourn, Harford […]

Dagger Movie Night: Kingsmen The Secret Service — “Too Much Stylish Hyper-Violence to Catch the Message”

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This week, Dagger contributor Cliff Bugle joins Mark Elloff to review “Kingsman: The Secret Service.” Based upon the acclaimed comic book and directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass, X-Men First Class), Kingsman: The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive […]

Reel News: Week of Feb. 13 — Fifty Shades of Grey, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Red Army, Leviathan, Alexander, Nightcrawler

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Upcoming Theatrical Releases Fifty Shades of Grey Director: Sam Taylor-Johnson R; 1 hr. 50 min. Trailer Literature student Anastasia Steele’s life changes forever when she meets handsome, yet tormented, billionaire Christian Grey. (Synopsis by Focus) The source material leaves much to be desired, so it’s forgivable that this couldn’t be turned into a better movie. […]

Harford County Center for the Arts Presents “Principally Harps” April 18 in Bel Air

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From the Harford County Center for the Arts: [Bel Air, MD] February 11, 2015— Recognized for their extensive solo and orchestral experience, Mindy Dalmas Cutcher, Principal Harpist with the Pennsylvania Ballet Orchestra and a Bel Air native, and Janet Witman, Principal Harpist with the Kennett Symphony, will perform “Principally Harps!”—a program of stunning adaptations of […]