| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:32 PM
In The White Queen, young woman is plucked from obscurity and suddenly thrust into the biggest spotlight possible. Now the center of attention for an entire nation, she must navigate her way through an entirely new level of existence, hoping the lofty...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — A dashing young English royal falls for a beautiful commoner, and their love becomes a nationwide sensation that forever alters the face of the monarchy.
No, their names aren't Will and Kate, but rather King Edward IV and Elizabeth...
| Dec 19, 2012
On a recent night in New York, “Les Miserables” stars Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried and Samantha Barks re-purposed their singing skills for something less epic—karaoke.
“Amanda was attempting some rap and then halfway in she...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 10:27 AM
We all live in a unique neighborhood called Old Norwood Park on the city's far Northwest Side. All 11 members live within walking distance of one another. We have been meeting at each other's homes almost every month for five years.
Our meetings begin...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Our book club has been meeting for 10 years and is composed of 30-somethings with very busy lives. We hold our discussions at a different house each month. Most of us live in Chicago's south suburbs; a couple members live in the city.
When members don'...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 3:51 PM
One thing to know about our club: The Sometimers book club began in 2003 with a discussion of "Seabiscuit: An American Legend" by Laura Hillenbrand. The club's original 11 members all had children who attended St. John of the Cross Parish School in...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Our club formed about nine years ago as a neighborhood group (in Lake Forest). Over the years, we have expanded our boundaries.
We meet about every six weeks in each other's homes and often match our food and decor to the theme of the book. We average 15...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 2:18 PM
One thing to know about our book club
The Cherry Creek Book Club is a group of about 10 neighbors, including a local author, who started meeting in 2002. We meet for about two hours to have lunch at one of our homes or at a local restaurant and then...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 10:17 AM
Unique things about our book club: The Darien Woman's Club started in 1970 and the DWC Book Group With Kids began as a social group within our club when most of our members were stay-at-home moms with little ones. We now have about 20 members and we...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Peter Weir's “The Way Back” is an entertaining old-fashioned prison escape movie with a touch of the epic about it. The novelty in this “Great Escape” is that the prisoners — soldiers and political prisoners — are on...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 4:36 PM
For those who just can't wait until the Feb. 27 Oscar telecast and can't get enough of Amy, Christian, Colin, Annette, Geoffrey, Hailee, Javier, Helena, Jeff, Jennifer, Jesse and all the rest, listed below are some highlights of movies, series,......