| Jun 14, 2011
Charlie Manuel might be making some lineup changes and/or taking regulars out on Wednesday and Thursday based on the schedule the coming days. “I think one of the biggest things is the day game Thursday,” the manager said. “We have......
| Mar 18, 2013
“Bates Motel,” the 10-part series, has its premiere tonight at 10 on A&E, and with “Psycho” as its source of ......
| Feb 18, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Rabbi Andrew Shugerman
Other job experience: Rabbinic fellow for Jewish Theological Seminary
Education: Degree in near eastern and Judaic studies, Brandeis University; master's degree in Jewish education, JTS
Personal: Age 32. Born in Washington, D.C....
| Dec 3, 2009
For a movie set in a sour economy, "Up in the Air" is very crafty about lobbing to the sweet spots of all concerned. It is smooth as glass, destined for a big audience and many awards. It is actively impossible to dislike, even when its protagonist is...
| Dec 3, 2009
Amid all the promotional noise for "Up in the Air" and "Avatar" and the rest, it's easy to overlook a drama like "Brothers," with its plain-spoken title and stern subject matter.
Don't. The film is gripping -- an honorable and beautifully acted...
| Dec 15, 2009
Things were looking up for the seriocomedy "Up in the Air," which led the field with six nominations this morning at the 67th annual Golden Globe Awards.
George Clooney was nominated for best performance by an actor in a drama for his role as a corporate...
| Dec 17, 2009
The films "Inglourious Basterds," "Up in the Air" and "Precious" were shaping up as this awards season's front-runners, each earning three nominations apiece as the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations were announced this morning.
Earlier this week, the...
| Jan 17, 2010
The night belongs to "Avatar."
The sci-fi blockbuster -- the most expensive movie ever made and on track to become the highest-grossing film ever made – won the Golden Globe tonight for best dramatic film and best director for James Cameron.
| Aug 8, 2010
Everybody has an opinion about "Inception," and mine comes in the form of a question: Why are the movie's architectural settings, for the most part, so hackneyed?
Christopher Nolan's hyper-complex psychological thriller doesn't just make architecture a...
| Feb 28, 2010
Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 296 pp., $25
According to Santa Fe Institute economist Samuel Bowles, roughly one out of every four Americans is now employed guarding the wealth of the rich. This "guard labor" is loosely defined...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Jason Reitman, director and screenwriter of "Up in the Air," has listed his Beverly Hills home for sale at $1,595,000, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The redone contemporary house, built in 1962, features walls of glass, vaulted ceilings and...