| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:11 AM
The first movie ever to win the Oscar for best picture, this 1927 saga of rival World War I aviators - played by Richard Arlen and Charles "Buddy" Rogers - has undergone a big restoration effort for home video. Not only do the two men compete in terms...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:18 AM
"Good Will Hunting" and "Milk" director Gus Van Sant has had success lately as an executive producer of the Starz series "Boss," but he still has his hand in filmmaking, as evidenced by this tale of a cancer patient (Mia Wasikowska, "Alice in Wonderland")...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:16 PM
A quilt made by a prominent African-American textile artist and teacher was stolen during a burglary this month from the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum in Oella, where it was on loan.
The red-and-gold quilt owned by Joan M.E. Gaither, a...
| Jan 19, 2012
***1/2 (out of four)
Disclaimer: I don’t care about dance, and I don’t know anything about it.
So no one’s more shocked than I am at my reaction to writer-director Wim Wenders’ stunningly gorgeous documentary about German...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:27 AM
A solitary long-distance traveler with prehistoric cachet, the loggerhead turtle makes a compelling subject for a nature film, as the spectacularly shot, aptly named "Turtle: The Incredible Journey" demonstrates, if at times too feverishly.
| Jul 10, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Perhaps it’s only fitting that a documentary about rap—easily the music industry’s leading genre for the amount of artist-vs.-artist beef it inspires—would generate a beef of its own.
“I didn’t expect Q-Tip to be...
| Jul 9, 2011
Why Lillian Thomas Pratt was so passionate about the treasures made for the Russian imperial family by the House of Fabergé isn't hard to imagine.
The intoxicating combination of luxury, royalty and tragedy embodied in the jeweler's celebrated work has...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:32 PM
The five artists in the Baltimore Museum of Art exhibit "Sondheim Artscape Prize: 2011 Finalists" all live in either Baltimore or Washington, D.C., but they are stylistically all over the map. This makes for an eclectic exhibit that changes as you walk...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:53 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, go shopping, sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Another Way to See It Laughter Club. Mondays, 9...
| Jul 8, 2011
An exploration of the history of a New York hip-hop collective, the documentary "Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest" captures a sense of the shared bonds and joys of music-making and the difficulties of holding onto those feelings...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Tax issues for nonprofits discussed
Laguna Beach nonprofits are invited to a free seminar on pitfalls regarding sales tax, raffles, lotteries and unrelated business income sponsored by the Laguna Beach Seniors and Laguna Beach Community Foundation from...