| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The trailer features Dwayne Johnson as Roadblock and Bruce Willis as the founder of G.I. Joe, who put together what's left of the force after an attack leaves it in tatters....
| Apr 17, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is producing a new reality TV series called "The Hero" which would put ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances to find the new great hero. The Freedom High grad is one of the executive producers on the......
| May 8, 2012
| 4:36 AM
I’ve heard lots of talk in the past few years that movie stars don’t really matter anymore. But nothing made the point in such dramatic fashion as the reaction I got from 11 teenagers after they watched the trailer for “Total Recall,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:49 AM
I remember my great-grandmother a little. She was nearly 100 when I saw her in the nursing home, and my mind retains a sketchy image of a white-haired woman who remained seated and stared bemused at the G.I. Joe toy that I brought to show her.
I was 7 or...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:33 AM
According to Andy and Lana Wachowski, most of their films are set in Chicago — although none have actually shot here.
When my colleague Chris Borrelli asked about this for a piece that ran in the Tribune last week, Lana Wachowski replied, "There...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 6:09 AM
A real American hero gets the gold.
After more than eight weeks of voting, 24,000 votes, and 600 stories shared, visitors to the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis have named G.I. Joe their favorite toy from the last century.
On July 16, the museum...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The abs of Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino have been immortalized in comic book form. The "Jersey Shore" personality and Wizard World unveiled the cover of his new comic Wednesday, in which Sitch is a superhero.
Created by Sitch and artist Greg Horn, the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 12:41 AM
5 - 5:30 a.m. The Great Outdoors with Charlie Potter
5:30 - 6 a.m. Love Changes Life
6 - 6:30 a.m. The Lutheran Hour
6:30 - 9 a.m. The Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan
7:35 a.m. While addiction is no laughing matter, Rick Kogan learns about a program...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 9:44 PM
Ever since he was a youngster in Aberdeen, Brian Cummings has found a way to use his voice to his benefit.
In his youth, it ingratiated him to classmates, entertained neighbors, kept him out of trouble and provided an admitted nerd a way to make...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 12:17 PM
The top toy of the 20th century isn't number one by accident. G.I Joe kicked butt right up to the top. The mini action figure beat Raggedy Ann, Cabbage Patch, Mr. Potato Head, Hot Wheels, Monopoly, Play-Doh, Etch-A-Sketch and tons of others to become...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnsonis on the hunt for the next big American "hero."
Variety reports that the actor and former WWE heavyweight has signed on to appear in the new reality show, aptly titled, "The Hero."
On the "Survivor"-like program, three teams...