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  • Bad Penny Watch: Two scamsters reappear in the news

    Unlike Gen. Douglas MacArthur's old soldiers, old con men neither die nor fade away: They either resurface with new scams or relive their old ones in the pages of glossy magazines. Say hello (again) to Barry Minkow and Dana Giacchetto. Minkow, now 48,...
  • Sighting: 'Man of Steel' star Henry Cavill spotted in Chicago

    Sighting: 'Man of Steel' star Henry Cavill spotted in Chicago
    It turns out even Superman loves Sunday Funday. “Man of Steel” star Henry Cavill had lunch with MMA fighter and actress Gina Carano Sunday at Jack’s On Halsted in the Lakeview East neighborhood and returned later on that day for a...
  • Winter 2014 in Movies: A few films to anticipate this winter

    Winter 2014 in Movies: A few films to anticipate this winter
    How crowded was December at the movies? Crowded enough to push George Clooney and "The Monuments Men" into an early 2014 release. And that's good! That's good. Because a little quality to go with our winter movie diversions would be good. Here are 10...
  • Batman-Superman movie expected to film in Illinois in the fall (updated)

    Batman-Superman movie expected to film in Illinois in the fall (updated)
    The “Man of Steel” sequel known to fans as Batman vs. Superman is tentatively scheduled to film just outside of Yorkville on Route 126 in the fall, according to Illinois Film Office director Betsy Steinberg. The untitled movie stars Henry...
  • Pete Holmes on fringe of late-night

    Pete Holmes on fringe of late-night
    Late on a Friday afternoon in early spring, inside a cavernous soundstage on the Warner Bros. studio lot, Pete Holmes stood in the dark. He had finished the monologue of his talk show and introduced the latest video comedy sketch he made with his...
  • Ben Affleck and the art of card counting

    The film director and movie star Ben Affleck, soon to be featured as Hollywood's next Batman, did the gambling world a favor last week by placing professional blackjack back in the news. He did so by counting cards at the Hard Rock Casino in Las Vegas and...
  • Robin Williams seized the day in every role

    Robin Williams seized the day in every role
    Shock came first on hearing the news Monday that the master comic mind we knew as Robin Williams was dead at 63, apparently overwhelmed by the kind of despair that he lightened for so many of the rest of us. Next, as though he was orchestrating my...
  • Two independent films set to begin shooting in Chicago

     Two independent films set to begin shooting in Chicago
    Ten years after making it to the finals of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's "Project Greenlight," Chicago filmmaker Duane Edwards has lined up his first feature film project, slated to begin shooting locally this fall. The script, by Frederick Mensch, is...
  • Wonder Woman getting a movie, comics world reacts on Twitter

     
    After decades of Batman and Superman movies, sequels, reboots and spinoffs, Wonder Woman is finally getting a turn in the […]...
  • Wonder Woman is getting her own movie; Flash, Aquaman, Shazam on deck

     
    Wonder Woman is getting her own movie. “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” actress Gal Gadot will star in the […]...
  • ‘Gotham’: John Doman talks playing Bat-villain mob boss Falcone

     
    Though the streets in the hit TV drama “Gotham” are infested with hoodlums, hooligans and malefactors, one man stands at […]...