‘Don’t Breathe’ has a 2-to-1 ratio of frights to flaws

Simplicity is no sin in horror movies, and the setup here is simple: Three young people in Detroit, who make money by breaking into houses, pick the wrong victim: a blind Iraq War veteran.

Sarah Jessica drops EpiPen

Saying she is "disappointed, saddened and deeply concerned" by the price hike of the EpiPen, actress Sarah Jessica Parker has cut ties with the company that makes the emergency allergy treatment

Ryan Lochte has no choice: He has to go on 'Dancing With the Stars'

People magazine reported that the hit ABC reality competition is courting Lochte to be on Season 23, which debuts in mid-September.

Measuring the fallout from a summer full of box-office flops

Hollywood’s blockbuster machine frequently stalled and sputtered this summer, leaving behind a steady trail of misbegotten reboots, ill-conceived sequels and questionable remakes.

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ is more than a TV show, it’s a movement

If you think lip-syncing is easy, you probably haven’t done it for your life. Just ask the many drag queens of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.”

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The truth behind the lies

By our third year of medical school, we’d all been lied to by our patients.

Rick’s List: Welcome, tourists! edition

Bitter codger reflects on self-absorption of visitors.

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Upcoming concerts and shows

Mary J. Blige — Sept. 30, Oct. 1 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 26; $75-$150

Eric Church — April 27 and 28 at Mohegan Sun Arena; TBA; TBA

Martin Lawrence — Nov. 18 at Foxwoods’ Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 26; $68-$88

Donny and Marie Osmond — Nov. 27 at Foxwoods’ Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 26; $50-$125

The Tedeschi Trucks Band — Oct. 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 26; $30

Montgomery Gentry — Oct. 21 at Foxwoods’ Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 26; $50

John Ford Coley & Terry Sylvester — Nov. 11 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $35-$38