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‘The Hobbit’ bows out with a slow-footed bang

Peter Jackson’s “Just Give the People What They Want,” aka “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” sends this not-really-a-trilogy off in style. That means stuffing in everything the fans want, or that Jackson thinks the fans want out of these films made from the novel that came before “The Lord of the Rings.”

Trio con Brio to play at UHH Performing Arts Center

Making music together is a happily harmonious occupation for Trio con Brio Copenhagen. The award-winning piano trio will perform works by Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky, and Danish composer Per Norgard on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m. at the University of Hawaii at Hilo Performing Arts Center. The concert is part of the Hawaii Concert Society’s 53rd season.