Entertainment

New on Blu: “Blended”

Entertainment September 5, 2014 at 2:25 pm Comments are Disabled

By Craig Martin New on Blu-Ray this week is “Blended,” a romantic-comedy starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore in which the two portray single parents who meet as they bring their children to the same African resort on two separate vacations. A romance begins to bloom during their adventures inRead More

New in theaters: “The Expendables 3”

Entertainment August 21, 2014 at 10:55 pm Comments are Disabled

By Craig Martin When the first “Expendables” came out in 2010, I was quite pleased. It was a fun homage to the over the top action movies of the ’80s and early ’90s and yet still an original take on the formula. Instead of young guns battling it out, theRead More

Knoxville Toy and Comic Expo coming to Chilhowee Park

Knoxville Toy and Comic Expo coming to Chilhowee Park

Entertainment August 20, 2014 at 8:09 pm Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Just in time for Halloween! The Knoxville Toy and Comic Expo is coming to Chilhowee Park in the Jacobs Building. The event will feature toy and comic book vendors from across the nation selling classic and vintage toys from the past century and comic books from theRead More

Daisy Duke appears in East Tennessee

Daisy Duke appears in East Tennessee

Entertainment, Local News August 20, 2014 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams Hundreds of dedicated “Dukes of Hazzard” fans bore the heat Saturday outside Cooter’s of Gatlinburg to meet one of the most popular stars of the long running hit TV series, Catherine Bach ( Daisy Duke ). Bach played as Daisy Duke in the series and became widelyRead More

New release: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Entertainment August 14, 2014 at 10:17 pm Comments are Disabled

By Craig Martin Marvel’s latest blockbuster “Guardians of the Galaxy” is the tenth installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, an unprecedented series of films which started in 2008 with “Iron Man” and sought to bring together the comic books’ ultimate superhero squad, “The Avengers.” Other films in this series includeRead More

Ronnie McDowell and Billy Joe Royal to appear at Country Tonite

Ronnie McDowell and Billy Joe Royal to appear at Country Tonite

Entertainment, Local News August 13, 2014 at 5:59 pm Comments are Disabled

By Michael Williams In a career that has spanned more than 30 years, Ronnie McDowell has established himself not only as a platinum selling country music star, but as an actor and artist. McDowell met with Dolly Parton this week where he presented her with the original copy of hisRead More