| Nov 1, 2012
In "The Details," the devil isn't in the you-know-whats. It's in Tobey Maguire's eyes.
He's got the crazy eyes of the deranged, the bug-eyes of the shocked, the dazed eyes of the comically dismayed. All of which come in handy when you're swirling down...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The expected legal settlement between the producers of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" and director Julie Taymor has failed to materialize, leading a federal judge in New York to set a new trial date for the ongoing battle.
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Anyone who’s seen Forrest Gump knows that humans have been capable of exoskeleton technology for quite some time. Of course the equipment wasn’t very good; it still took an iron will and a girl with AIDS screaming your name to give you...
| Mar 14, 2013
Negative five stars (out of four)
An instant landmark of crap, “Upside Down” begins with an interminable voiceover as Adam (the permanently earnest Jim Sturgess of “Cloud Atlas”) utters, “The universe is so full of wonders,&...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:14 AM
It was a VIP guest list that few Broadway productions could dream of.
Former President Clinton and former secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton paid a visit Tuesday to "Ann," the one-woman biographical play about former Texas Gov. Ann Richards...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Two men have been charged with slaying a woman and two children and wounding a 4-year-old boy in an October 2010 shooting in south suburb Harvey.
Brandon Griffin, 29, of the 100 block of Shabbona Drive in Park Forest, and Dajuan Crockett, 22, who lives...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Want to meet Spider-Man this weekend?
The super hero character will be at Delray Marketplace March 2 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Delray Beach’s newest shopping, dining and entertainment center will also have live music tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. as it...
| Mar 7, 2013
** (out of four)
If “Oz the Great and Powerful” only had a brain. And heart. And courage.
Even then it’d still have James Franco, who should never again collaborate with director Sam Raimi. Franco's turn as Peter Parker's pal/nemesis...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 5:08 PM
This morning's holdup of a 7-Eleven store in the Montclare neighborhood by a man in a Spider-Man ski mask was the robber's second heist at the store in a month, police said.
The robber displayed a handgun during the robbery, which happened about 5 a.m....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 7:27 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A robber wearing a Spider-Man mask held up a 7-11 store this morning in the Northwest Side's Montclare neighborhood, police said. The male robber displayed a handgun during the 5 a.m....
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:42 AM
The robbery of a convenience store in Elmwood Park Monday is believed to be the work of a man wearing a Spider-Man ski mask who also has robbed three stores on Chicago's Northwest Side, authorities said. No injuries were reported during Monday's attack,...