| Sep 2, 2011
He had been called the Indiana Jones of horticulture, breaking his leg while hanging from a cliff in Mexico to collect bromeliads and facing down the rifles of Ecuadorean soldiers who mistook him for a spy.
Nurseryman Gary Hammer "risked life and limb,...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:57 AM
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game X360, PS3, PC, Wii, PSP, DS/$29.99-$49.99/May 10
What do Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Batman and "Star Wars" have in common? Aside from being hit Hollywood movie franchises, they've all had the honor of being...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Matthew Waylett has put down his cocktail to adjust the tilt of an Indiana Jones-esque fedora, admiring his reflection in the mirror set up at the bar.
It's Men's Night Out at the Manor Tavern, and Waylett has been lured to the shopping event, not so...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 8:35 AM
ABC's latest venture into reality programming, "Expedition Impossible," premiering Thursday, June 23, has the hallmarks of a Mark Burnett hit: an exotic locale, demanding challenges and teams viewers will root for.
"What I was trying to set out to do...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 9:46 AM
Elijah Knauer bounds into S'ghetti Eddie's as if on a mission, taking in the pinball, the family-style booths and — oh man — the spot on the menu that mentions the thing that begins with an "ice" and ends with a "cream."
"Oooooh, they have...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:40 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Julian Dunn, 7, did a warm-up dance in his living room Friday morning to his favorite song, "You Dropped a Bomb on Me," by the '80s funk group the Gap Band.
Julian, who has been undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment for an...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:56 PM
If you look at Colin Cunningham's resume, you will see the American actor has been in just about every TV show that filmed in Canada.
He's done guest spots or recurring roles on "Flashpoint," "Sanctuary," "Psych," "The 4400," "Eureka," "Smallville" and...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 8:46 PM
My wife, Grace, and I just returned from a two-week tour of Jordan and Israel sponsored by Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church in Corona del Mar.
What a great trip, and what a privilege to visit places I have read about in the Bible and elsewhere...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 10:00 PM
** (out of four)
For something new and different in the Western genre: A tough guy (Daniel Craig) in 1873 Arizona has no name and no recollection of his past. (That is, until his name, Jake Lonergan, and simple background are soon revealed and all...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The original "Captain America" comic books were introduced in the 1940s as World War II raged in Europe and the Pacific. The story of a scrawny little guy transformed into a super soldier resonated with a worried nation.
Marvel Studios now goes back...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:45 AM
Cowboys and Aliens **
En Cowboys and Aliens, James Bond e Indiana Jones unen fuerzas para defender el salvaje Oeste de una invasión de extraterrestres, pero los intrépidos héroes no pueden salvar la película de su mediocridad.
Aunque Daniel Craig y...