Two of the films opening at Kendall Square this week, while very different, record ordeals of perseverance, braving the unknown and strength of bonds: the mumblecore semi-mystery “Digging for Fire” and a documentary about climbing the Himalayan Mount Meru.
Kahlil Gibran’s “The Prophet,” as demonstrated in Roger Allers’ new film adaptation, has beautiful portions but simply isn’t suited for a linear narrative.
“Biographies/What Is Love” dance double feature; Midnight at the Midway circus arts show; Starlabfest Music & Arts Festival; Olde Mouldy whisky popup; and Red Bull High Stakes rowing competition.
Nate Shumway’s sophisticated, spunky palate and whisky recommendations will be available to all starting Saturday with a weekly pop-up tasting at the sister restaurant of the Ames Street Deli.
For the band that wants a truly powerful, organ-driven sound – to be the next Doors or ? and the Mysterians, perhaps, and compose the next “Light My Fire” or “96 Tears” – there’s a free one available. There’s a catch, though.
A killer is at large after leaving a shooting victim in a car near the Marriott Hotel in Kendall Square, police say.
The East Cambridge Planning Team has thoughts for consideration when new zoning is under discussion, including some on traffic, homeownership and family-friendly buildings, as well as on utilities, stormwater and sewage.
“Irrational Man,” this year’s movie from Woody Allen, is a hodgepodge of parts held together by an enigmatic protagonist and a finely nuanced performance by Joaquin Phoenix taking on that role. Longtime fans will recognize the formula.
After a traumatic breakup, a filmmaker listens to fellow passengers on a trip to Fire Island – and hears what “sound like a bunch of braying ninnies.” Why try so hard to sound “normal” is a question he only eventually comes around to asking.
Developers bidding to build a new John A. Volpe National Transportation Center facility in Kendall Square will have to show they have at least $500 million available and can spend $15 million within five days of the final selection date.