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Out of the way Carnegie worth the trip Annual 2010

Out of the way Carnegie worth the trip

A review of two new exhibitions at the Carnegie Art Center in North Tonawanda.

Movie Review: Crazy Heart Annual 2010

Movie Review: Crazy Heart

Crazy Heart, with the award-winning performance of Jeff Bridges, opens today. Portraying a washed up drunk of a country singer, Bridges is as good as billed.

Welcome back to Axl's jungle Annual 2010

Welcome back to Axl's jungle

The Guns 'N Roses that came onstage at 10:25 p.m. in Hamilton was fighting fit. And as the opening riff of "Chinese Democracy" shot out of the speakers, it was hard not feel goosebumps—it felt like this was the ultimate rock show.

Extraordinary Measures: made-for-TV reaches for the big screen Annual 2010

Extraordinary Measures: made-for-TV reaches for the big screen

CBS Films' first foray in the feature film world, Extraordinary Measures, opens today. Based on the true story of one man's fight to save his children from Pompe disease, the movie follows his search for the cure.

Two "Huh!" concerts—Ronnie Spector and Guns N' Roses Annual 2010

Two "Huh!" concerts—Ronnie Spector and Guns N' Roses

Interesting concerts seem to come in pairs, and so it goes this weekend—Ronnie Spector at the Seneca Niagara Casino on Saturday (Jan. 23) and Guns N' Roses at Copps Coliseum in Hamilton on Sunday (Jan. 24).

Here come three great bands, for five bucks Annual 2010

Here come three great bands, for five bucks

Comets + Son + Thermidors = an incredible concert—tickets only $5—at Mohawk Place, this Saturday, January 23. And it's for a great cause: the Food Bank of WNY.

Fun work by established artists Annual 2010

Fun work by established artists

A group show you don't have to think about too much—just go, and enjoy.

Living one life was not enough … Los abrazos rotos [Broken Embraces] Annual 2010

Living one life was not enough … Los abrazos rotos [Broken Embraces]

Pedro Almodovar's newest film Broken Embraces opens this Friday, 1/15, in Buffalo. Like most of his oeuvre, this film deals with the tragic and complicated relationships of artists in Spain told through flashbacks and the director's flair for the melodramatic.

You sweet angel of the lavatory … Youth in Revolt Annual 2010

You sweet angel of the lavatory … Youth in Revolt

Michael Cera's newest film Youth in Revolt opens this Friday, 1/8, in Buffalo. Attempting to break from his typecast awkward teen schtick, Cera tries on a new persona of confident delinquency, adding some spice to his comedic repertoire.