| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
If anyone was under the impression that Paul Verhoeven's 1987 "RoboCop" was a vision of the future, Jose Padilha's pumped-up, cleaned-up update makes it clear that this sci-fi concept merely holds a mirror to the political present. Shifting the prime...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Hugh Laurie only plays a doctor on TV, but he has a following among physicians in Germany who are crediting his fictional Dr. House with helping them diagnose a man with a life-threatening case of cobalt intoxication.
The 55-year-old patient was...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:41 AM
"The Trip to Bountiful." There are few roles that allow women of a certain age to display the symphonic skill it takes a lifetime to acquire, and fewer still that exist outside the realm of high-drama one-woman shows. But there is Horton Foote's lovely...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:28 AM
Attention Harry Potter fans: CBS is giving you a rare chance to check out Rupert Grint's American TV debut in the unaired pilot of the comedy "Super Clyde."
It's not often that a TV show pilot not picked up by the network gets a chance to be seen by the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:20 PM
"Comedy Central Roast of James Franco" (Comedy Central, Monday). James Franco keeps busy in a way that troubles some people; he is perceived as a dilettante, a man whose reach – here, there and everywhere – often exceeds his grasp. "James...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Some people have left such an enduring mark on civilization that we shouldn't wait for jubilees or other milestones to honor their birthdays. Such is P.G. Wodehouse, that great British master of farce, born 132 years ago today.
For me, Wodehouse is...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Disney has tapped Britt Robertson ("Under the Dome") for a lead role in Brad Bird's science-fiction vehicle "Tomorrowland" opposite George Clooney and Hugh Laurie.
Clooney has been cast as an inventor while Laurie will play the villain. "Tomorrowland"...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. Florida Georgia Line, who will play Tower Theatre The new season of Easton’s State Theatre, Florida Georgia Line at Tower Theatre in Upper Darby, Ginger Baker at Bucks......
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Hugh Laurie, the former star of "House," stopped by "The Colbert Report" on Monday to say dirty words and to promote his latest blues album....
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Daft Punk failed to make a scheduled appearance on “The Colbert Report” on Tuesday night, causing host Stephen Colbert to complain to his audience that he, and they, had been “daft punk’d.”
The French duo reportedly...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Stephen Colbert became the talk of the Internet on Wednesday after a star-studded dance party to the Daft Punk hit “Get Lucky” went viral. Given the level of attention generated by the clip — and the last-minute cancellation and...