| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Hey, dude. You in the second row. With the bowling shirt, chewing on the ice in your White Russian. Got news for you. Jeff Bridges doesn't mind that you showed up at his concert because you worship him in the "The Big Lebowski."
Honest, he doesn't mind....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:56 PM
"The Big Lebowski": The only man who can pull off a Cowichan sweater, the Dude (or His Dudeness, if you’re not into the whole brevity thing), will be sipping White Russians on the big screen when South Florida Cinemark theaters show the Coen...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Despite "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion" and other bubbly BFF pairings, the number of female-centric comedies that use friendship as an excuse to wallow in childish regression still lags far behind the countless "bromances" guilty of same....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:11 AM
"The Grand Budapest Hotel" is a crazy roller-coaster ride of a movie with the promise of future cult status.
The story masquerades as a parody of Eastern European culture and manners between the two world wars. But Wes Anderson's mile-a-minute plot...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Jeff Bridges, forever the Dude to many people, is scheduled to perform at this year's Lebowski Fest L.A.
Bridges and his country-rock band, the Abiders, will play before a screening of the Coen brothers' cult classic "The Big Lebowski" on April 25 at...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Chicago Public Library cardholders will be able to download free movies and magazines through the library's new website, launched on Thursday.
The new website, which appears to be inspired in design by Pinterest, has a browse tab near the top that...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Midchella madness was in full swing Wednesday night as Treats magazine simultaneously celebrated cover subject Dylan Penn (who wasn't actually there) and the completion of Jim Goldstein's long-gestating (and not yet actually finished) nightclub on a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:41 AM
It's one thing to study human sexuality in the Midwest in the 1950s. It is yet quite another to find willing participants. But William Masters and Virginia Johnson — the St. Louis-based researchers who would become famous as America's foremost sex...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 9:39 PM
NEW YORK -- Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of the leading actors of his generation and winner of an Academy Award for his title role in the film "Capote," was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday in what a New York police source described as an...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Dinner and a movie.
Yes, I realize it represents a profound failure of imagination, but this was the date I had proposed to my wife for Valentine's Day next week. But sometimes life's obligations (not to mention two kids) limit your options for an...
| Dec 16, 2013
Asked to choose if great songwriting or great performance ability is more important for a musician, "Inside Llewyn Davis" star Oscar Isaac hesitates, wavers, then decides.
"I'd say definitely songwriting. Because if you perform a [bleepy] song, then just...