"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," the second film in the rebooted franchise, opens in
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the second film in the rebooted franchise, opens in theaters Friday. In the film series, intelligent apes revel and eventually take over the world. The original series, a science-fiction landmark, aired in the late 1960s and ‘70s. Here are the original titles, release dates and directors:
v “Planet of the Apes”: Feb. 8, 1968; Franklin J. Schaffner
v “Beneath the Planet of the Apes”: May 27, 1970; Ted Post
v “Escape from the Planet of the Apes”: May 21, 1971; Don Taylor
v “Conquest of the Planet of the Apes”: June 29, 1972; J. Lee Thompson
v “Battle for the Planet of the Apes”: June 15, 1973; J. Lee Thompson
“iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party” (8 p.m., CW): Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande and Iggy Azalea are among the guests at host Nick Cannon’s Miami shindig.
“EXTANT” (9 p.m., CBS): If Sandra Bullock can rocket off into outer space, why not Halle Berry? In this suspenseful, futuristic “event” series, the Oscar-winner plays an astronaut, who after a 13-month solo mission, struggles to reconnect with her family, which includes a creepy little robot boy. But there’s a bigger problem: While in space, she somehow became pregnant. Uh-oh. Baby (or alien?) on board.
“American Muscle” (9 p.m., Discovery Channel): Are you pumped up for “American Muscle”? The new reality series follows tough-talking Detroit gym owner Mike Barwis and his scruffy crew as they train everyone from NFL stars to severely injured people looking to walk again.
“The Bridge” (10 p.m., FX): The mix of money laundering, police corruption, drug wars and culture clashes continues to make for a very dark crime thriller as “The Bridge” returns for Season 2. Diane Kruger and Demian Bichir star.
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Art exhibition is seeking entries
Community Artworks is seeking entries for its second annual regional juried art exhibition Oct. 3 through Nov. 9 at Art Outreach Gallery, inside Eastwood Mall.
Artists 18 and older can enter works in all mediums by sending a CD of their entries by Sept. 8.
For instructions and entry form, go to communityartworks.com. The juror is Al Bright. Prize money of $650 will be awarded.
For more information, contact Susan Jacobs, director of Community Artworks, on the group’s Facebook page.
The Art Outreach Gallery is on the concourse between Macy’s and Sears. Hours are Friday 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday 1 to 9 p.m., and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.
Farmers market music schedule
Here is the schedule of musicians at the Warren Farmers Market in Courthouse Square. Performances will be from 4 to 6 p.m. The farmers market runs from 3 to 6 p.m. every Tuesday through Oct. 7.
July 15: Trumbull String Ensemble
July 22: Richard Wilkins and friends
July 29: Aaron Sutton and friends