“The Babadook”

“The Babadook”

At the end of a year that saw remakes of reboots and retreads of rehashes, a year of more ninja turtles and another Godzilla and a worse “Robocop” and all the rest, I found myself slinking into one of the only movies among the 50 or so I saw in theaters this year that wasn’t […]

“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”

“The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”

Rarely can you call a 144-minute war saga that pits elves and dwarves and orcs and men and savage bat creatures anything other than “epic.” Yet in “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” director Peter Jackson closes his second Middle-Earth trilogy with so much digital warfare that the plot mostly just drops in […]

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

“Traditional” has never been a word that’s been used to describe Le Chat Noir, Augusta’s “off Broad Street theatre,” so it should come as no surprise that they aren’t staging a sweet play or musical centered around the season. “Most holiday shows are sickeningly saccharine,” said LCN’s Executive Director Krys Bailey. “When we do a […]