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Aulani’s ‘Olelo Room a stunning spot with just a touch of Disney

The lounge at Aulani in Ko Olina is one of prettiest of them all on Oahu, with menu items that will amaze — and just the right amount of Disney magic. Read More

Do It: Ian Edwards, Halloween in Waikiki, Ja Rule, DJ Whethan

Highlights of the top events scheduled in Honolulu this weekend and next week, courtesy TGIF. Read More
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‘Silencio’ an entertaining blend of sci-fi, family drama

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Writer/director Lorena Villarreal’s (“Las lloronas”) lasted film, “Silencio,” is a story built around the Zone of Silence in Mexico, a place where reportedly strange things happen constantly. Read More
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Buffoonish Bond parody returns in ‘Johnny English’

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There’s nothing really new or fresh or bold in “Johnny English Strikes Again,” the third installment of Rowan Atkinson’s bumbling-spy saga/James Bond spoof. Read More
 
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Raw ‘MID90s’ explores sibling bullying

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Everything impressive and overstated and bombastic and affecting about Jonah Hill’s breakthrough performance in “Superbad” (2007), dozens of movies ago, translates to the actor’s directorial feature debut, the semi-autobiographical slice of life “Mid90s.” Read More
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Action-movie cliches litter ‘Hunter Killer’

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Think of every military action movie cliche you can. So many hackneyed stereotypes are thrown around during the Gerard Butler-starring Navy thriller “Hunter Killer” that you have to wonder if this is the “Scary Movie” of submarine movies. Read More
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‘Happy Prince’ portrays Oscar Wilde’s painful last years

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A mopey yet gorgeous-looking wallow in the final years of the literary giant Oscar Wilde, “The Happy Prince” staggers around Europe with one eye on the grave and the other on the kinds of sorry mischief an unrepentant hedonist like Wilde could get up to. Read More
 

Lionel Richie to perform at Blaisdell in January

For the first time in 15 years, pop music legend Lionel Richie will perform in Hawaii in January at Blaisdell Arena. Read More

Def Leppard rocks Blaisdell Arena

Def Leppard performed hits from throughout their nearly 40-year career — “Photograph,” Let’s Get Rocked,” “Rock of Ages,” etc., as welll was their first complete performance of their 12-million-selling 1987 album “Hysteria” in more than five years. Read More
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Jamie Lee Curtis returns to ‘Halloween’ franchise

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Decades after John Carpenter’s slasher landmark, David Gordon Green has resurrected the faceless Boogeyman of “Halloween” and set him loose on another Halloween night, 40 years later. Read More

Do It: Bob James, Ada Vox, Bamboo Ridge, ‘Churchill’

Highlights of selected events taking place in Honolulu this weekend and next week, courtesy TGIF. Read More

Hawai‘i Craftsmen exhibit celebrates creative dedication

Get a look at some of the state’s best in crafts at the 51st Hawai‘i Craftsmen Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition, which opens next week at the Honolulu Museum of Art school. Read More

To Do: Bella Hristova, Kevin Hart, Guns N’ Roses, UB40

Highlights of events scheduled in Honolulu over the weeks and months ahead, courtesy TGIF. Read More

Def Leppard brings back memories of adolescent bliss

In the late 1980s and early 1990s in Tacoma, Wash., there was no Internet. Instead, the days revolved around MTV. Read More

Def Leppard brings chart-topping ‘Hysteria’ hits to Blaisdell Arena

To be certified diamond, a record must sell 10 million copies. A mere five rock artists have at least two entries on that list: Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, Pink Floyd, Van Halen … and the band playing at Blaisdell Arena this weekend, Def Leppard. Read More
 
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A girl is caught between police, community in “Hate U Give”

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George Tillman Jr.’s “The Hate U Give,” adapted by Audrey Wells, is not a “young adult” film, though the story has been labeled as such. It’s a film about young adults, but the issues they face are ones that grip our entire nation, no matter the age. Read More

Island Mele: ‘Two Sides to Every Story,’ ‘Constant as the Moon’

Old-time island recording artist Alan Thomas makes a welcome return to the local music scene, and Wade Cambern and Tsun-Hui Hung present standards from several locales. Read More

Pau Hana Patrol: Little Sheep makes hot-pot tasty, fun

Little Sheep’s decor combines industrial-tech with contemporary chic. While pipes and ducts cover the ceiling, the walls are clad in horizontal wooden slats, giving it a Danish-modern look. Read More
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Robert Redford shines as gentleman bank robber in ‘Old Man & the Gun’

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If you’re going to pick someone to play a man who moves through the world with grace, style and a slight, wry smile, you could hardly do better than Robert Redford. Read More

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