| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
BBC Worldwide North America has acquired all rights in the U.S. and Canada to "Private Peaceful," featuring the final performance by the late Richard Griffiths.
The World War I drama, based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, is directed by Pat O'Connor ("...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 12:30 AM
Jordanian director naji Abu Nowar's bold first feature, "Theeb," is a Bedouin Western shot in the Jordanian desert with real Bedouins.
Nowar, who studied screenwriting at the Sundance Institute Lab's first Middle East program in Jordan, combines...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Update: Event has been rescheduled to Sunday, Sept. 7 at 5 p.m.
It takes Hartford trumpeter and bandleader Ray Gonzalez 10 months out of every year to organize the festival that bears his name. And this year — as usual — he'll fine-tune...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Quilt historian and lecturer, Sue Reich, will give the presentation, "The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month: WWI Quilts," on Sunday, Sept. 7, at 1 p.m. in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Memorial Library and Museum in Washington.
| Aug 24, 2014
| 3:03 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Richard Attenborough, who was honored for his helming and production of the 1982 Oscar best picture "Gandhi" but was best known to American audiences for his role in Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" and its first sequel as...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 11:13 AM
For many moviegoers, Richard Attenborough will be best remembered as an avuncular, white-bearded presence in films such as "Jurassic Park" and "Miracle on 34th Street." But the late British actor and director, who died Sunday at age 90, had a long and...
| Jun 24, 2014
Sometimes history punches you right in the face, and there's no time to duck. It happened to me when I was a teenager in Vienna, accompanying my parents on a business trip. My dad's local contact -- Dr. Radler -- piled us into his Mercedes for a Sunday...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Delray Beach city workers may have an extra paid day off this year.
Mayor Cary Glickstein said he wants to give employees Veterans Day off.
Delray’s human resources officials conducted a survey of several cities and found that Delray is the only...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:27 AM
Friday is a holey holiday.
Celebrate 2014 National Donut Day with free doughnuts from Dunkin Donuts, Krispy Kreme, Cumberland Farms and Winn-Dixie.
Dunkin' Donuts: Stop in at participating stores and get a sweet freebie with any beverage purchase. The...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:40 PM
In April, a 30-year-old man in Oklahoma was charged with soliciting the murder of his pregnant girlfriend. According to court documents, it was actually the fetus he wanted to kill, but if his girlfriend died as collateral damage, he was "OK with" that....
| Jun 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Father's Day is only a week away, and while the dads in your life may insist that they don't need more stuff, they aren't likely to complain about a heartfelt gift of thanks.
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