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  • Film Review: 'Citizenfour'

    No amount of familiarity with whistleblower Edward Snowden and his shocking revelations of the U.S. government's wholesale spying on its own citizens can prepare one for the impact of Laura Poitras' extraordinary documentary "Citizenfour." Far from...
  • Jeremy Renner, Michael Cuesta Spotlight Gary Webb's Story and Family at 'Kill the Messenger' Premiere

    Jeremy Renner and director Michael Cuesta braved the red carpet on Thursday night for the premiere of their gritty new docudrama "Kill the Messenger," based on the life of late San Jose Mercury News journalist Gary Webb. Webb's stories exposed...
  • Connecticut Forum Hosts Reception Before 'Debate'

    Connecticut Forum Hosts Reception Before 'Debate'
    The reception talk included comments on latest debate between gubernatorial candidates incumbent Democrat Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley because, well it is election season! But before the respectful on-stage political back and...
  • Author Events: Toibin At Twain House; Picoult In Fairfield

    Author Events: Toibin At Twain House; Picoult In Fairfield
    One of Ireland's most praised contemporary writers will give a free talk about his latest novel at The Mark Twain House Museum Center, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. The talk is part of the Book/Mark series. Colm Toibin...
  • Rick Daniels Named Courant Publisher; Nancy Meyer Leaving For Florida Media Group

    Rick Daniels Named Courant Publisher; Nancy Meyer Leaving For Florida Media Group
    HARTFORD — Rick Daniels, a veteran of the New England media industry, was named publisher and chief executive of the Hartford Courant Media Group on Friday, succeeding Nancy A. Meyer, who was promoted to lead a newspaper media group in Florida....
  • Ex-Courant Editor Teutsch Remembered As Dedicated Journalist, Humble Colleague

    Ex-Courant Editor Teutsch Remembered As Dedicated Journalist, Humble Colleague
    Clifford L. Teutsch, a dedicated newspaperman who led The Courant's newsroom through some of its most exhilarating and most turbulent times, died Friday. He was 64. Teutsch served as editor of the Courant from September 2006 to May 2009, and as...
  • 'Kill the Messenger' a cautionary tale for crusading reporters

     'Kill the Messenger' a cautionary tale for crusading reporters
    The key moment in "Kill the Messenger" takes place when imprisoned drug lord Norwin Meneses, suavely played by Andy Garcia, turns to Jeremy Renner's crusading journalist, Gary Webb, and asks a deceptively simple question: "Now that you know the truth,...
  • 'Kill the Messenger' asks some good questions

    'Kill the Messenger' asks some good questions
    *** (out of four) The real-life-based investigative journalism tale “Kill the Messenger” is no “All the President’s Men,” but it’s got quite a story: In the late ‘90s, San Jose Mercury News reporter Gary Webb...
  • Renner sinks his teeth into 'Kill the Messenger' journalist role

    LOS ANGELES Playing the skilled bowman Hawkeye in the "The Avengers" earned Jeremy Renner worldwide recognition. Now, Renner stars in "Kill the Messenger," a special effects-free movie that trades intergalactic battles for arguments over a desk. "Kill...
  • Barbara Mahany on 'Slowing Time'

    Barbara Mahany on 'Slowing Time'
    Publishers Weekly named "Slowing Time: Seeing the Sacred Outside Your Kitchen Door" one of the 10 most anticipated religion books for the fall. But former Chicago Tribune reporter Barbara Mahany would like to tweak that: "It's a spirituality book," she...
  • Review: 'Kill the Messenger' ★★★

    Review: 'Kill the Messenger' ★★★
    "Kill the Messenger," the film about journalist Gary Webb's shocking newspaper stories that connected the Reagan-era CIA to America's crack epidemic, shows just how hard it is to film investigative journalism as a drama and get it right. The film...