Eight holidays created by geeks, nerds, wonks and the counterculture grown since the 1970s

‘The Batman’: The Dark Knight gets darker

Is the latest ‘Chainsaw Massacre’ worth the time? ‘Rock Bottom Riser’ and ‘Dog’ are surer things

Catch some of the best of 2021 before the Oscars, get in on ‘Whaler Boy’ and maybe skip ‘Scream’

‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ saves the box office but ‘Red Rocket’ is gold; ‘Macbeth,’ ‘Tender’ too

‘Eternals’: Marvel squeezes into a mythology suit

‘Shang-Chi: The Legend of the Ten Rings’: MCU flick with a heart that lacks in other Marvel fare

Amaya Bros. Comics opens in East Cambridge; Hub Comics wraps up its redo in Union Square

‘Black Widow’: She’s back for one final adventure that also returns Marvel’s universe to big screens

Coronavirus edition 57: ‘Bound’ at The Brattle, ‘Shiva Baby,’ ‘Blues’ cheating lead new releases