| Nov 22, 2014
| 10:00 AM
NEW YORK — The Parisian mobs are restless, and the nascent République française is about to rise. But not before copious blood lust, patriotic pirouetting, boldly mimed declarations of freedom, 1 percenters fleeing the palace, the strains of La...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Somewhere in rural Switzerland, a town council convenes. They are all men of advanced age and they are grumbling about the state of their village: "Forsaken, desolate and shunned by every traveler, and why? Because of these Frankensteins!"
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:00 AM
In fall 1961, TV animation pioneer Jay Ward was awaiting NBC's prime-time launch of "The Bullwinkle Show" — his clever, satirical series that appealed to children and adult sensibilities.
The series revolving around the naive but resourceful...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Hung" co-creator Colette Burson's "Permanent," Alonso Ruizpalacios's "Museum" and Rodrigo PlÃ¡'s "The Other Tom" are among 13 projects at Los Cabos Festival's first Mexico-U.S.-Canada Co-production Forum, a drive to consolidate movie partnerships...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:24 PM
By six p.m. Oct. 17, an army of volunteer ghosts, creepy clowns, princesses and witches had transformed the Brooklyn Fairgrounds into an otherworldly locale. Ghosts floated above the sheep stalls, graveyards appeared where none had been before, and the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:35 AM
The last weekend of September could not have been much more caloric, musically speaking, without actually clogging arteries.
While the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra was reveling in the high romanticism of Rachmaninoff and Korngold (my review was posted...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:36 AM
A winter forecast map that is going viral and suggests above-normal snowfall for most of the country -- and "well above-normal" snow for the mid-Atlantic and New England -- comes from a satire website.
The story has been shared widely across social...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Some things are just meant to be."I've been walking on those stars my whole life," says L.A. native Katey Sagal of the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. Now, to celebrate her 40-plus year career in the business, the actress is getting a star of her own -- an...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:31 PM
— The question buzzing around the men's quest for the U.S. Open tennis title here is a two-parter.
Is Roger Federer, at 33, young enough and spry enough and fit enough and still good enough to win another major; or, is Novak Djokovic still just...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:26 PM
It's not many films that actually start with the happy ending, but that is seemingly the joyful place where "Love Is Strange" first takes us, as the couple Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) are finally allowed to tie the knot in an idyllic...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Anarchy's fine to celebrate when you're a teenager and nothing of import is at stake. Just ask Laura Jane Grace, who delivered her band Against Me's "I Was a Teenage Anarchist" to an adrenaline-heavy crowd at the annual FYF Fest on Saturday evening. The...