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  • Tom Clancy's $82M estate focus of legal tussle between widow, lawyer

    Tom Clancy's $82M estate focus of legal tussle between widow, lawyer
    The widow of Baltimore author Tom Clancy is battling her late husband's lawyer over $6 million in taxes she says she shouldn't owe on her share of Clancy's $82 million estate, which includes a World War II tank, a $65 million stake in the Orioles and a...
  • 2 movies try to unravel the mystery that is Algren

    2 movies try to unravel the mystery that is Algren
    Nelson Algren used to write books in and about Chicago. Though his name and reputation have diminished over the last decades, he lingers in the shadows. The Tribune has presented yearly literary awards for short stories in his name since 1981, though some...
  • Tom Clancy condo on Canton waterfront under contract

    Tom Clancy condo on Canton waterfront under contract
    A Canton condominium owned by Baltimore author Tom Clancy is slated for settlement next month, according to court documents. The Clancy estate is the subject of a legal battle between his widow and the former executor. The 2,379-square-foot unit in...
  • FBI files show details of background checks on author Tom Clancy

    FBI files show details of background checks on author Tom Clancy
    Rumors often circulated that Tom Clancy's thrillers were so detailed in their descriptions of military and covert operations that the FBI had investigated the Baltimore novelist to determine his sources for works such as "The Hunt for Red October." After...
  • Film producer Mace Neufeld recalls his Pulitzer-listed photograph

    Film producer Mace Neufeld recalls his Pulitzer-listed photograph
    In time he would become a movie producer whose films included such hits as "The Hunt for Red October," "Patriot Games" and "Invictus." But in 1944 Mace Neufeld was a 16-year-old high school senior who loved to take pictures, and thanks to a bit of...
  • A new era of secrets and spies in Hollywood

    There is a scene that bookends "No Way Out," the 1987 espionage thriller starring Kevin Costner. He's a naval officer, a hero, being interrogated about the murder of the secretary of Defense's mistress. There are hints that he might be a double agent. You...
  • Phil Alden Robinson finally finds his dream script

    Phil Alden Robinson finally finds his dream script
    It's been 25 years since the treasured baseball fantasy "Field of Dreams" premiered and the phrase, "If you build it, he will come" became part of the pop cultural lexicon. The Kevin Costner blockbuster put writer-director Phil Alden Robinson on the...
  • 'Lone Survivor,' 'Jack Ryan' Battle for Top Spot on Home Video Sales Charts

    It was a neck-in-neck race for No. 1 in the home video sales arena for the week ending June 15. While Universal Studios' "Lone Survivor" is again the No. 1 title on the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert sales chart, third-ranked "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,"...
  • Vital clues to the 'True Detective' phenomenon

    True Detective: The Complete First Season HBO, $59.99; Blu-ray, $79.98 It's indicative of the respect HBO commands as a cultural force that the channel's original series attracted big-time movie actors Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson to play a...
  • E3: Games Get More Cinematic as Movie Versions Head to Bigscreen

    In sequels to tentpole videogame franchises like "Assassin's Creed," "Uncharted," "Far Cry" and "Tomb Raider," publishers have taken a more movie-like approach in trying to make the titles appeal to gamers. As next-generation videogame consoles like...
  • 2 young boys charged with arson after fire on estate of Tom Clancy

    2 young boys charged with arson after fire on estate of Tom Clancy
    Two young boys were charged with arson for allegedly setting a fire that destroyed an unoccupied home on the Calvert County estate of the late novelist Tom Clancy. The Office of the State Fire Marshal said Friday that the boys, who are 12 and 14 and...