| Jan 27, 2012
| 1:16 PM
A bathrobe-clad Matthew Broderick shuffles to the window, flinging open the curtains and dead panning simply, "How can I handle work on a day like today?"
It's impossible to tell what's grayer about the "Ferris Bueller"-esque clip that hit the Web...
| Jan 30, 2012
For the record, I love “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”
Not every scene--does anyone really watch the Principal Rooney shenanigans without impatiently waiting to return to the Ferris stuff?--but as a whole, the 1986 John Hughes classic is...
| 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
The excitement around the annual Super Bowl commercials is always huge around this time and this year is not an exception.
The old saying "time is money" is very true when it comes to Super Bowl ads. NBC sold out the Super Bowl's commercial airtime...
| 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...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
“The Descendants,” one of the best picture nominees at Sunday's Academy Awards, continues for another week at the Capitol Theatre, 415 S. Main St. George Clooney and Shailene Woodley star in the family drama. Showings are at 7:30 each night. Admission...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 9:26 AM
It was a weeknight at the Brew and View. The place was packed. The crowd was sauced. The movie started.
What followed what 90 plus minutes of pure insanity."Project X"dubs itself a "celebration of bad behavior," which is an understatement. The movie...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 12:26 PM
NEW YORK -- The old "contents may have shifted during flight" warning seemed especially worrying for "One Man, Two Guvnors," the London smash from the National Theatre of Great Britain that opened last week on Broadway.
Although the play by Richard...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 8:25 PM
NEW YORK — Anyone out there heard of George and Ira Gershwin?
Well, apparently, the brothers — long dead, if I'm not mistaken — have a "new" musical comedy, which opened Tuesday at the Imperial Theatre on Broadway. The show, which stars...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:45 PM
1. Record Of The Year Lonely Boy
The Black Keys The Black Keys & Danger Mouse, producers; Tom Elmhirst & Kennie Takahashi, engineers/mixers; Brian Lucey, mastering engineer Track from: El Camino [Nonesuch] Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)