| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Walt Disney's 1994 animated blockbuster "The Lion King" certainly hasn't been an endangered species for the studio. Not with an international gross of $788.2 million. Though it hasn't been out on DVD or VHS since 2004, Disney reports it is the most...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 7:12 AM
Lights Out in Wonderland
By DBC Pierre. W.W. Norton. 350 pages. $25.95.
You can always count on a murderer for a fancy prose style," Nabokov's Humbert Humbert said, and, for DBC Pierre's narrator Gabriel in Lights Out in Wonderland, we might adapt...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:28 PM
Top celebrities are sharing their secret hot spots and favorite things to do in New York City in a new fun book called My City, My New York, by author Jeryl Brunner.
Now, she is sharing some of those secrets with PIX11. Brunner worked at InStyle magazine...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 10:01 AM
Lisa Kudrow may be an Emmy-winning funny lady, but she's serious about helping stars trace their ancestry.
The actress who became iconic as lovably ditsy Phoebe Buffay on the long-running sitcom "Friends" decided to bring a British show to the U.S. as...
| 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...
| May 7, 2012
| 2:44 PM
The announcement of the Tony Award nominations last Tuesday gave a box-office boost to "Once," the new musical whose 11 nominations make it the early Tony frontrunner this year.
"Once," which is playing at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in New York, saw...
| 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 4, 2011
I’ve done at least 20 movie reviews where I talk about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Sometimes that’s because they are Matthew Broderick films, but usually it’s when they are teen comedies that lift things from Bueller (and they’...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 3:23 AM
President Barack Obama was in New York City Thursday doing things he can only do here: acknowledge a milestone at the World Trade Center and pick up more and larger checks than he gets anywhere else. Because the former part of his trip was official,...