| Jan 30, 2012
| 2:35 PM
A couple of years ago, Bruce Sheridan, chair of the film program at Columbia College, noticed a curious thing happening. A few of the film majors who interned on the Chicago production of "The Dark Knight" had started making their student films and, as...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Since 1986, Ferris Bueller has been the poster child of what can happen when playing hooky from school. He made it on national television, managed to wreck an expensive car, and even became the center of attention in a massive parade.
It's all fun and...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 12:57 PM
In advance of the famed Philadelphia Flower Show, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is featuring "Enchanting Orchids," an exhibit featuring plants grown by experts from the Pinelands Orchid Society. In addition to these...
| Nov 3, 2011
** (out of four)
I support liking brie on your burger, but snooty businessman Arthur Shaw’s (Alan Alda) extravagance catches up to him when the FBI snags him for securities fraud. Since the stolen money includes the pensions of all the staff in...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 9:33 AM
The thieves in "Tower Heist" may have a skyscraper-dwelling rich guy as their target, but the movie itself is reaching into your wallet. It's such a crassly commercial action-comedy that you won't be surprised to learn that its towering aspirations only...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 9:28 PM
Anyone who's ever been in love will smile at the young lovers in "Like Crazy," even while they find them annoying.
Anna (Felicity Jones) is an aspiring writer and Jacob (Anton Yelchin) a shy furniture designer, both attending a Los Angeles university....
| Dec 22, 2012
| 11:40 AM
“Forbidden Broadway” is fond of bringing funny to South Florida.
The revue that has been parodying Broadway musical since 1982 is landing twice here: Dec. 26-31 at Kravis Center in West Palm Beach and Jan. 4-5 at Aventura Arts & Cultural...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Mario Cantone brings his comedy act – a twisted romp through pop culture and song parody – to Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood Thursday, Oct. 11 night at 8.
The star of the Tony-nominated one-man show...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:21 AM
George Wendt is leaving the cast of "The Odd Couple" for medical reasons.
The longtime Chicago improviser, best known for playing the role of Norm on television's "Cheers," checked into the hospital Sunday evening with chest pains, the Northlight Theatre...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean scored big in Grammy Award nominations, scoring six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. The Recording Academy announced the nominations Wednesday during a show in Nashville. The 55th...
| Feb 3, 2012
The big question this weekend on the ad front: Will any of the new commercials linger in the memory the way that Betty White does playing football for Snickers?...