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  • Tracy Letts made changes for 'August's' journey to screen

    Tracy Letts made changes for 'August's' journey to screen
    Movies operate differently from plays. Tracy Letts knows and appreciates this point. There are things that the new film of "August: Osage County" can do that his Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning play, which premiered at the Steppenwolf Theatre in...
  • The Prospector: Forget star ratings, UCF fine with recruits in its own galaxy

    The Prospector: Forget star ratings, UCF fine with recruits in its own galaxy
    It’s somewhat fitting that four members of UCF’s 2014 recruiting class are playing in the little-known Offense-Defense All-American Bowl this year. Most players recruited to UCF aren’t exactly found on a list of America’s most...
  • Ryan Hluschak, Amanda Hoffman and Matt Merkle to be honored at Northern Lehigh

     
    On Thursday night at halftime of the Catasauqua-Northern Lehigh boys basketball game in Slatington, the Northern Lehigh will add three individuals to its Ring of Honor. Among them are two state champions and a third one who distinguished himself at Penn...
  • Two-time Grammy winner, area blues favorite added to Blast Furnace Blues Fest

     
    A two-time Grammy Award-winning band and an area blues favorite have been added to the lineup of acts at the third Blast Furnace Blues Festival at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Cajun band BeauSoleil avec Michael Douchet and......
  • Predictions in top Golden Globe categories

    When the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced its nominations last month, the biggest surprise was that there were no surprises. There were no obvious, ratings-driven nods to celebrities, no left-field recognition to performances no one else found...
  • Florida Gators offer scholarship to Apopka 2015 ATH Chandler Cox

    Florida Gators offer scholarship to Apopka 2015 ATH Chandler Cox
    Chandler Cox was pretty excited when he talked to Florida's Will Muschamp on Thursday morning and the Gators' head coach offered the Apopka athlete a scholarship. "I didn't even know what to say to him. He told me he'd like to offer me a full-ride...
  • 'American Hustle,' '12 Years a Slave' earn Producers Guild nominations

    The Producers Guild of America, a leading bellwether for the best picture Oscar, announced on Thursday the 10 films whose producers are nominated for the group's annual award: "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle," "Blue Jasmine," "Captain Phillips,"...
  • Leaps of faith and appetites for work attract Tom Hanks

    Leaps of faith and appetites for work attract Tom Hanks
    In 1979, when Tom Hanks was just another struggling New York actor, he withdrew a biography of Walt Disney from the public library and found himself fascinated by the animator's story, in particular his tenaciousness in the face of early professional...
  • Producers Guild Offers Oscar Clues and a Few Surprises (Analysis)

    In a wide-open year, Hollywood folk are looking for Oscar omens, and today's nominations from the Producers Guild of America offer double reason to celebrate: Aside from earning the honor of being recognized by the guild, these noms have been a good gauge...
  • Producers Guild Taps Top 10 Movies for Zanuck Award

    Opting for a mix of specialty and studio titles, the Producers Guild of America has selected "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle," "Blue Jasmine," "Captain Phillips," "Dallas Buyers Club," "Gravity," "Her," "Nebraska," "Saving Mr. Banks" and "The Wolf of...
  • 'American Hustle' is better than the real story of Abscam

    "American Hustle," which may be the best two hours you'll spend at the movies, sets the stage with its opening: "Some of this actually happened." The film is loosely based on the 1980 Abscam scandal, which resulted in the conviction of a U.S. senator...