| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:45 AM
How did the Cubs’ Kerry Wood spend the night before his team’s season opener against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field?
By decorating cupcakes.
Wood — all 6-foot-5 of him — squeezed the cream cheese frosting out of a...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:13 PM
An excellent ensemble cast depicts the impact of the economic crisis on one financial firm in writer-director J.C. Chandor's smart and superb drama, which might hit too close to home for some.
Jeremy Irons plays the head of an investment bank suddenly on...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:40 AM
"American Horror Story" returns in October with a tweak to the title. It will be called "American Horror Story: Asylum," FX and producer Ryan Murphy announced Wednesday.
That's a fitting title since the series will be set in an insane asylum run by...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:27 PM
If you like your horror dark—and I'm talking pitch black—strap yourself into your straight jacket for the new season of "American Horror Story." "Asylum" (9 p.m. CT Oct. 17, FX; 3 stars out of 4), as the new season is sub-titled, is just as...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:00 PM
“Patients committed here suffer not only diseases of the mind, but also of the body.” – Dr. Arthur Arden.
Welcome to 1964, where Jessica Lange is no longer Constance Langdon, but Sister Jude, a badass nun with a Boston accent running...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:41 AM
Fans of "Stargate Universe" will see a familiar face when Syfy's new series "Defiance" airs in April; Brian J. Smith is set to guest star in an episode.
Smith, who played Lt. Matthew Scott in "SGU," portrays NASA hero Gordon McClintock in the series...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:52 AM
What was the best way to cure someone of ungodliness and demonic activities in the 1960s?
If you guessed "burn them," you're wrong. That was more 1450s-1700s. If you guessed a good-old fashioned exorcism, you're right! (I don't have any prizes, so you'll...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 4:30 PM
If you followed Kelsey Grammer’s time in the Chicago area filming Season 2 of cable network Starz’s “Boss,” you likely know the five-time Emmy-winning actor had his wife’s name tattooed on his hip in April at Insight...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Movie theater owners aren't known for being the most raucous crowd. But plop Brad Pitt in front of them and anything can happen.
"I love you!" one woman shrieked from a balcony in the cavernous 4,100-seat Caesars Palace Colosseum, where...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Once a month, at Third Coast Comics in the Edgewater neighborhood, the store closes for the evening and the knitting comes out. Followed by the drinks. Drink & Draw & Knitting Night is the second Thursday of each month, as it has been since Terry Gant...