| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:55 PM
As a member of the motion picture academy's board of governors, composer Bruce Broughton would regularly field calls from music branch members asking about academy rules and campaigning. Broughton would direct them to the academy's website, which listed...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Shades of France's notorious Third Republic! The latest French government has been summarily dismissed after only six painful months. It was certainly time for a change. President FranÃ§ois Hollande's poll ratings have plumbed new depths at 17 percent,...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A prison guard locks a drug-addled inmate in a closet. When he returns to check on her, she's slumped against the wall, dead. The guard panics, ties an electrical cord around her neck and hangs her from a pipe, trying to make her overdose look like a...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The 2014 Emmys telecast approaches, and although the television academy's official voting period is over, it's not too late to make your predictions about who will walk away with a statuette from the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Use our play-at-home...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Emmy nominations produced more than the usual amount of weeping and gnashing of teeth this year, with a number of worthy series and performances going unnoticed. Is it time to overhaul the system? Times television critic Mary McNamara and The Envelope's...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Watching the Emmy ceremony last year produced a nasty case of whiplash as the evening veered wildly between rewarding the expected winners ("Modern Family," Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jim Parsons) and delivering absolutely shocking surprises. Bobby Cannavale?...
| Jun 6, 2014
A bunch of British Invasion bands are coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center. And a tribute to a band that has one of the best-selling albums of all time – a show that we announced a week ago – also......
| May 30, 2014
One of the biggest Christmas acts of all time says it’s coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center. A tribute to a band that has one of the best-selling albums of all time says it’s coming, too. Mannheim Steamroller, who synthesized,......
| Jun 16, 2014
A piano-rock band whose debut album whose debut album went double platinum and produced two triple-platinum hits, and whose sophomore album hit No. 1 with another triple-platinum hit will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. So will.....
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:17 AM
After wowing festival audiences in Telluride and Venice, Sunday's gala premiere of Alfonso Cuaron's stunning space survival story, "Gravity," became the hot ticket at the Toronto International Film Festival. That will happen when no less than James...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:36 AM
Film critic Roger Ebert didn't cover the inaugural Toronto International Film Festival in 1976. But he came the second year and for more than 30 years after that, helping, festival director and Chief Executive Piers Handling believes, put the festival...