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LEGOLAND Discovery Center hosts Star Wars adult night

LEGOLAND Discovery Center hosts Star Wars adult night

Brittany Mendez, news staff

November 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

One Wednesday each month, LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston hosts a themed adult night from 7-9 p.m. and November’s was Star Wars themed. Adults got the chance to participate in challenges designed by Megan Amaral, the Master Model Builder of the Boston location. “It’s so cute and it’s so fun. I’m l...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 29 – Wednesday, Dec. 5

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 29 – Wednesday, Dec. 5

November 28, 2018


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 Boston Common Tree Lighting Ceremony Join Mayor Martin J. Walsh and residents of Boston for the lighting of the Christmas tree in Boston Common. The event will feature the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and a fireworks show following the lighting. There will b...

Column: The Tragedy of MoviePass

Column: The Tragedy of MoviePass

September 26, 2018


Filed under Columns, Lifestyle

By Mohit Puvvala, lifestyle columnist The rise of subscription streaming caused a drop in movie theatre attendance with 2017 having the lowest theater attendance in 25 years. Since 2002, the box office has generally been on the decline (there were small upticks in 2009, 2012 and 2015 correlating with blockbuster ...

Column: Streaming is dooming the medium budget movie

Column: Streaming is dooming the medium budget movie

April 18, 2018


Filed under Columns, Lifestyle

By Mohit Puvvala, lifestyle columnist I watched Duncan Jones’ new movie “Mute” last weekend from the comfort of my room. While I might have skipped the film if I couldn’t have watched it on Netflix, I couldn’t help but feel like I was cheating Jones. Netflix is inherently a non-theatrica...

William Shatner leads screening of ‘The Wrath of Khan’

William Shatner leads screening of ‘The Wrath of Khan’

April 11, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sam Cronin, news staff William Shatner, star of stage and screen, took the audience behind the scenes of “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” and shared anecdotes of his on-set experiences and career after a screening at Worcester’s Hanover Theatre April 3. Shatner’s career has spanned m...

Next Two Star Wars Films Have A New Writer/Director

Next Two Star Wars Films Have A New Writer/Director

June 20, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

By Nick Marini Episodes VIII and IX from Disney’s continuation of George Lucas’ “Star Wars” franchise have a new writer/director at the helm: Rian Johnson. The news broke late Friday morning. He was the creative force behind the movie “Looper” (2012), starring Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt...

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