| Feb 4, 2015
| 11:12 AM
Paul Newman may be gone, but his philanthropy continues in charming ways.
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Enzian, the Paul Newman Foundation is contributing gourmet popcorn that will be given out for free the week of Feb. 15 while supplies...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 4:29 PM
As Oscar Sunday approaches, Civic Theatre of Allentown continues its Brunch with Oscar series to get movie fans in the mood.
On Sunday, Feb. 8, the theater will screen "The Sting," that 1973 romp starring Paul Newman and Robert Redford as a couple of...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:41 PM
You've heard of dinner and a movie, but have you considered brunching with Oscar?
Starting at 11 a.m. Sunday, Civic Theatre of Allentown is screening Academy Award-winning features every Sunday for four weeks in its Theatre514. Beforehand, at 10:30 a.m....
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The 95-minute documentary "Altman" first aired on EPIX cable in August, but it opens for a limited theatrical run next week (Nov. 15, 16 and 20) at the Gene Siskel Film Center. However you see it, despite its necessarily abridged view of director Robert...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A number of recent movies — including some of this year's top awards contenders — revive a decades-old debate about the type of director who shapes the most memorable films.
In his famed 1962 essay, "Notes on the Auteur Theory," Andrew...
| Sep 28, 2014
Beyond Goodspeed's "Holiday Inn," producer-executive Chris Herzberger, director-writer Gordon Greenberg and writer Chad Hodge have a long list of projects waiting in the wings
For Universal Stage Productions and Herzberger, projects in development...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Last year, Svensk Filmindustri acquired hot shingle Tre Vanner, instantly making the indie and its head of film operations, producer Fredrik Wikstrom Nicastro, one of Scandinavia's most influential producers.
"The executives of Svensk found no reason...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:30 PM
A Day To Remember's Parks and Devastation Tour arrives on the heels of a successful legal struggle to self-release their latest album, "Common Courtesy" (which has since gone on to sell more than 200,000 copies), several European appearances and the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The actor and director Robert Redford has sued New York state to stop it from trying to collect $1.57 million in personal income taxes over his 2005 sale of a stake in the Sundance Channel.
In a complaint filed on July 31 against the New York State...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Let us stipulate this upfront: Theft is wrong. It's right there with adultery and murder on the list of things you're never supposed to do, according to the book in the bed-table drawer of your hotel room.
But if movies such as "The Sting," "Trading...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Laemmle's Royal Theatre in West Los Angeles is presenting a six-day retrospective of actor-director-producer Robert Redford's seminal film roles. All movies will be shown along with his latest film, the critically lauded "All Is Lost," for which...