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Katharine Hepburn

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  • ‘Downton Abbey’: Emmy contender, Maggie Smith tribute

     
    We won't get to see more “Downton Abbey” until January on PBS' “Masterpiece.” But here a few ways to carry you through till the addictive British drama returns. 1. The Emmys will put “Downton Abbey” back at the...
  • Tonight: ‘Monday Night Football,’ ‘Dancing With the Stars,’ ‘Revolution’

     
    “Monday Night Football” on ESPN was the most-watched show in the nation last Monday. ESPN will try to repeat that feat with the Chicago-Dallas game at 8:20 p.m. Also on the menu: ***”Dancing With the Stars” has its competitors do...
  • 'The Proposal' director Anne Fletcher is just not that into romantic comedies

    'The Proposal' director Anne Fletcher is just not that into romantic comedies
    Here's the thing: "The Proposal" may look like a big, fat romantic comedy, but the film's director, Anne Fletcher, has other ideas. Sure, it stars Sandra Bullock, and, yes, she and Ryan Reynolds play feuding co-workers who probably (definitely) wind up...
  • Cinestudio At Trinity College, Now 40 Years Old, Is A Hartford Treasure

    Cinestudio At Trinity College, Now 40 Years Old, Is A Hartford Treasure
    In 1969, a group of Trinity College students hung up two bedsheets side by side in an unused auditorium in the basement of the Clement Chemistry Building and projected a movie onto their makeshift screen. The next movie they wanted to screen was in ultra-...
  • 'Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America' by Peter Biskind

    'Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America' by Peter Biskind
    In the introduction to "Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America," Peter Biskind calls Beatty an "indecently gifted" artist whose work has "enriched the cinema." But that's just foreplay. Here's the first sentence of Chapter 1: "On a hot summer night,...
  • Fred Travalena dies at 66

    Fred Travalena, the master impressionist and singer whose broad repertoire of voices ranged from Jack Nicholson to Sammy Davis Jr. to Bugs Bunny, has died. He was 66. Travalena, who began being treated for an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  • Escape to Florida's lesser-known islands

    Escape to Florida's lesser-known islands
    Because you get there by causeway, you've got to know that Miami Beach is an island. So are Palm Beach, Key West, Sanibel, Amelia and Marco, to name a few of Florida's popular resorts. But the state has a lot of less-known islands that are also worth...
  • Mary Queen of Scots on film and in books

    Here are some of the dramatic depictions and books that give broader insight into Mary Queen of Scots: Films "Mary of Scotland": Katharine Hepburn's 1936 turn at the Scottish queen, with Fredric March as her Bothwell, directed by John Ford. "Mary,...
  • Wilmington, Delaware

    Wilmington, Delaware
    Go here: Wilmington combines a rich history of European country living with the excitement of nightlife and entertainment. Visit the museums, public gardens, art galleries and the Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park during the day, and at night enjoy quality...
  • On Theater: Tourists gone; locals get their nights

    With the arts festivals over for another year, Laguna Beach's local theatergoers can take advantage of a half-price offer they can drink to. The Laguna Playhouse is offering Laguna residents two tickets for the price of one on its two touring shows...
  • On Theater: Open season in September

    September is with us and so are a number of new stage productions either opening tonight (as in two cases) or waiting in the wings. Tonight's opener is "The Rainmaker" at the Newport Theater Arts Center. This is an oldie by N. Richard Nash that inspired...