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“Transcendence” is a belabored science-fiction fantasy that looks good, but has little substance beneath its shiny, digitally enhanced surface. Grade: C

Miley Cyrus has rescheduled her canceled Charlotte concert for Aug. 6 at Time Warner Cable Arena.

‘Blue Man Group’ plays Belk Theater in Charlotte through Sunday. The opening night audience was whooping for more.

Guitarist Nils Lofgren marks his 30th anniversary with E Street with the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will play in Charlotte on Saturday.


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Story of alien who wants to become human (or so I concluded) sticks in the memory. Grade: B+

“Bears” is gorgeous, intimate and beautifully photographed. And it’s cute and kid-friendly, with just enough jokes to balance the drama from the wild. Grade: B

Lars von Trier’s four-hour “Nymphomaniac,” which is being released in two “volumes,” is a sexual odyssey that could be described as thoughtful, provocative, ridiculous, unforgettable and terrible. Grade: B

“Dom Hemingway” isn’t about story, it’s about Jude Law as a force of nature. Grade: B

The event raised money for two nonprofits that benefit veterans

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On Dining

"Ninotchka" was marketed with the tagline "Garbo laughs!" Greta Garbo had been one of Hollywood's...

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