Entertainment listings, March 5-12, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Film capsules, March 12, 2015

Summaries and mini-reviews of movies playing now,  from e3 magazine:

Chuck Koplinski: 'Marigold Hotel' sequel familiar, a tad bland

The last thing I expected going into "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" was to hear the blues-rock strains of George Thorogood and the Destroyers. And yet, there was "Who Do You Love?" blasting from the screen as Maggie Smith and Dev Patel tooled down Route 66 in a convertible.

Future Five: Entertainment for the week ahead


Library events, March 1-8, 2015

Champaign Public Library

Main Library, 200 W. Green St.

Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

A look at the Chicago imagists

Here's what's happening on the film scene

Art Theater Co-op will screen 'Awaken the Dragon'

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Head to Krannert on Friday

Weekend update: On the bug screen

When entomologist/UI Professor May Berenbaum started the Insect Fear Film Festival, she called it the "first annual," but didn't know if there would be a second. Surprise: The 32nd annual festival opens at 6 p.m. today at Foellinger Auditorium on the UI Quad. No question about it: Her public-engagement event has become iconic.

Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies

LYNN ELBER, Associated Press