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  • 'The Fault in Our Stars' adds new power to films' 'tear-jerker' label

     'The Fault in Our Stars' adds new power to films' 'tear-jerker' label
    She didn't want to cry. It was her mom's birthday, and she didn't want to distract from the party. But Sarai Cruz couldn't stop thinking about the book she'd just finished reading, "The Fault in Our Stars," a young-adult novel about love-struck...
  • Like/Dislike with James Wyman, BSO principal timpanist

    Like/Dislike with James Wyman, BSO principal timpanist
    Let's get this out of the way: A timpanist is that cool one in the orchestra who gets to bang on one of those huge drums in the back. Timpani has long been a big part of the life of 30-year-old James Wyman, now in his first year with the Baltimore...
  • Martha Hyer, Oscar-nominated actress, dies at 89

    Martha Hyer, Oscar-nominated actress, dies at 89
    Martha Hyer, the Old Hollywood actress best known for her Oscar-nominated performance opposite Frank Sinatra in 1958's "Some Came Running," has died at age 89, according to the Santa Fe New Mexican. A striking blond glamor girl, Hyer was born in Fort...
  • Paul Greenberg: Two for one

    Lauren Bacall's death at 89 got front-page coverage complete with picture in the New York Times, and it deserved to. Like so many American images and voices in our vast celluloid memory bank, she may have been more familiar than famous -- if the...
  • Re-purposing antiques not always a no-no

    Q: We inherited an Orthophonic Victrola VE 8-35X made in 1928. It's all original and includes an instruction manual with needles. We like its look as furniture, but would we ruin value by gutting the interior and installing shelves? A: The reader...
  • Elvis Presley: 5 films to watch on the 37th anniversary of his death

    Elvis Presley: 5 films to watch on the 37th anniversary of his death
    Elvis Presley, who died on this date in 1977 at age 42, starred in 31 scripted motion pictures beginning with 1956's "Love Me Tender" and ending with a thud with 1969's "Change of Habit." Because so many of his later films were so bad, including such...
  • Calling Martin Scorsese -- 'Hotel on Place Vendome' needs your movie magic

    "MY HEART is French, my a-- is international!" So said the Gallic actress Arletty, remarking on her affair with a German officer, during World War II. This is from Tilar J. Mazzeo's book "The Hotel on Place Vendome." I've written of this book, and...
  • Movie Quote Quiz

    Movie Quote Quiz
       Last Friday’s Movie Quote Quiz remains almost half-unanswered, presumably because of unfamiliarity with our new blog platform and some technical issues we’ve been experiencing.    So I decided to repost it today, including the answers...
  • Travel Books: Peeling back Miami's layers; globe-trotting with a twist

    Travel Books: Peeling back Miami's layers; globe-trotting with a twist
    "Miami: A Cultural History" Interlink, $15 The latest in Interlink's Cultural History series, "Miami: A Cultural History" offers an insightful look at the Florida melting pot. As author Anthony P. Maingot notes, Miami has the highest percentage of...
  • Best Romantic Movies

     
    I was up very early the other morning – courtesy of my early-rising dog – when I caught the last half hour or so of “Pride and Prejudice.” I love the story, and I think they did a fantastic job......
  • Hollywood's hedgehog mentality threatens its survival

    To understand what's wrong with Hollywood today, you have to go back to the British philosopher and historian Sir Isaiah Berlin and his concept of the hedgehog and the fox. Riffing off a fragment attributed to the ancient Greek poet Archilochus,...