| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Violent, blood-soaked and filled with nudity, Roman Polanski's 1971 film version of "Macbeth" was intended to be a cinematic jolt -- a raw, realistic portrayal of medieval power plays that would be worlds away from the genteel restraint typically accorded...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:27 AM
During this week 46 years ago, the first Boeing 747 rolled off the assembly line, actor Will Smith was born, TV show "Hawaii Five-0" premiered on CBS and the following songs were the most popular in America according to Billboard's Hot 100 chart archive....
| Sep 4, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Way, way back…and Joan Rivers is on stage at Centre East theater in Skokie. Many in the crowd were expecting to hear comedic takes of her wicked past year, which included a feud with former mentor Johnny Carson, the fiery seven-month collapse of...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The USC School of Cinematic Arts is the new home of the Dennis Hopper Collection. The announcement of the collection, an assembly of the late actor and artist's scripts, awards, film posters, photography and personal letters, was announced by Elizabeth M....
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Some folks in the know in Platinum Triangle real estate -- people like real estate yenta Yolanda Yakettyyak -- might argue there is not currently a more coveted address in all of Los Angeles than one along South Mapleton Drive in the perennially hoity-...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:19 PM
BALTIMORE — Now in their 50s and 60s, 123 former Playboy bunnies — including veterans of the company's long-ago Atlantic City casino — still know how to make an entrance, work a room, and paint the town.
"Being a bunny was like going to...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The check-in queue for Southwest Airlines at Terminal 1 at San Francisco International Airport snaked beyond the restrooms and the elevator leading to baggage claim, clear past the entrance to the Air Train, before making a dogleg that stretched almost to...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Actor Vince Vaughn, who once had one of the Chicago area’s highest asking prices ever for a residential property -- $24.7 million – for his five-bedroom, 12,000-square-foot triplex penthouse in the Palmolive building on North Michigan Avenue,...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Actor Vince Vaughn, who once had one of the Chicago-area's highest asking prices for a residential property — $24.7 million — for his five-bedroom, 12,000-square-foot triplex penthouse in the Palmolive Building on North Michigan Avenue, is...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Jenny McCarthy had the idea for three years: Gather a group of women with personalities like hers and put on a raucous comedy show.
"I was sitting in a comedy club, and one chick made me laugh really hard," McCarthy says. "And, I said, 'Why is it always...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Kate Upton said yes to the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue cover in 2012 and 2013. But if Playboy magazine ever came calling to make her its cover girl, Upton wouldn't be so quick to don bunny ears.
"I never like to say never," the blond bombshell...