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  • Damien Chazelle's wild, crazy ride to the Oscars with 'Whiplash'

     Damien Chazelle's wild, crazy ride to the Oscars with 'Whiplash'
    Damien Chazelle braced himself for disaster. It was opening night at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and Chazelle's movie "Whiplash" was about to have its premiere in front of a packed house in Park City, Utah. Just six years out of college, Chazelle...
  • Under the gaiety, Mummers are in grim fight to survive

    PHILADELPHIA — Joseph Kaminski is broken up. He couldn't keep Trilby on the street, and the oldest name in Mummery is on the brink. The Original Trilby String Band, a troupe that has strummed and strutted annually on New Year's Day since 1898, will...
  • Garbo and I Just "Want to Be Alone"

    In the 1932 movie "Grand Hotel," Greta Garbo uttered the famous line, "I want (pronounced vant) to be alone." It was, of course, a lot easier to be alone in Garbo's era. If Garbo vanted to be alone today she would not only have to separate herself...
  • Petty & Co. prove 'Hypnotic' and historic

     Petty & Co. prove 'Hypnotic' and historic
    You knew you were in the company of proud rock geeks from the first notes of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers' show Tuesday at the Honda Center in Anaheim. The band dived headlong into the Byrds' "So You Want to Be a Rock 'n' Roll Star," whose recipe for...
  • For Hartford Graduate, A $3,000 Gap To College

    For Hartford Graduate, A $3,000 Gap To College
    HARTFORD — DeShawn Hamlet spent the final weeks of summer searching for jobs and preparing himself for a Plan B — putting his college education on hold. Hamlet was the big man at Bulkeley High School, a 6-foot-3 power forward who led the...
  • 'The Good Lie's' Sudanese survivor actors revisit searing war horrors

    'The Good Lie's' Sudanese survivor actors revisit searing war horrors
    Emmanuel Jal has many scarring memories from when he was conscripted as a boy to fight in the second Sudanese civil war. But few stand out like the time he and other child soldiers escaped their quarters as members of the rebel Sudanese People's...
  • McChrystal film 'The Operators' coming via David Michod, Brad Pitt

    McChrystal film 'The Operators' coming via David Michod, Brad Pitt
    There are few modern military characters as outsized as Gen. Stanley McChrystal, the former commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan. You might recall Michael Hastings' incendiary 2010 Rolling Stone profile of McChrystal that...
  • Apple Pays for Lack of Vision With Beats Acquisition (Analysis)

    Money isn't everything. But Apple's $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, made official on Wednesday, proved that everybody thinks it is. The over-analysis of the reasoning behind Apple's offer, which began long before the acquisition was...
  • Nigel Lythgoe and DanceOn to launch online dance shows

    Nigel Lythgoe and DanceOn to launch online dance shows
    Nigel Lythgoe, along with the DanceOn network on YouTube, plans to launch two new online shows later this year: "Dance School Diaries" and "Every Single Step." DanceOn, which recently spotlighted dance-centric campaigns spotlighting Michael Jackson's...
  • Cannes Film Review: 'Catch Me Daddy'

    Musicvideo helmer Daniel Wolfe and his brother Matthew confirm that style and content need not be mutually exclusive with their impressive feature debut, "Catch Me Daddy," which tracks the doomed attempts of a British Asian teen runaway to escape the long...
  • Get a preview tonight of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers' show at PPL Center in September

    If you can't wait to see Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers play at downtown Allentown's new PPL Center arena on Sept. 16, you can get a glimpse of the band and hear its new music a whole lot sooner. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers will appear on ABC-TV's...