| Jun 25, 2014
| 12:30 AM
Tony- and Emmy-winning actor Eli Wallach, a major proponent of "the Method" style of acting best known for his starring role in Elia Kazan's film "Baby Doll" and for his role as villain Tuco in iconic spaghetti Western "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,"...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Elaine F. Wood, a retired Baltimore County Health Department secretary and World War II veteran, died Tuesday of dysphagia, a swallowing disorder, at her Towson home. She was 98.
The daughter of Wesley Fennell, a salesman, and Frances Letetia...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Daniel Keyes, whose fascination with the workings of the mind drove a writing career that produced the classic 1966 novel "Flowers for Algernon," died Sunday at his South Florida home from complications of pneumonia, his family said. He was 86.
| May 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When director Marc Webb spoke to the big crowd at the premiere of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" here, he didn't open by saluting the cast or welcoming the colorfully dressed fans at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Instead, he gave thanks — to New York.
| May 6, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Martha Shane may live in Brooklyn, N.Y., but she can always call the Baltimore area home. The Towson native and filmmaker will return to the Maryland Film Festival this year to co-host the opening night as well as the festival's Filmmakers Taking Charge...
| May 4, 2014
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The sign said "Pie," or, more specifically, "Steve's Authentic Key Lime Pie," but the smoky smell said barbecue.
Despite the fact that we were on a booze tour, walking between local distilleries, not a pie-and-barbecue tour, these...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Perhaps at some point it will again be possible to write the name Woody Allen and go from there. But after a year marked by artistic highs and controversial lows for the filmmaker, it seems impossible. All you'll find on the docket today is a look at...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:30 PM
NBC has given a series order to romantic comedy "A to Z," from scribe Ben Queen and exec producer Rashida Jones.
Warner Bros. TV laffer stars Ben Feldman ("Mad Men") and Cristin Milioti ("How I Met Your Mother"). It revolves around a couple who meet...
| Apr 26, 2014
Rabbits "are helping win the war," proclaimed a Los Angeles Times article from 1943. Touted as a patriotic food during World War II, rabbits were raised by thousands of Americans in their backyards. Along with victory gardens, rabbits helped put food on...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The New York Women in Film & Television Designing Women Awards will present honors to "Behind the Candelabra" hairstylist Kerrie Smith, "American Hustle" makeup artist Evelyne Noraz (pictured above) and "Annie" costume designer RenÃ©e Ehrlich Kalfus....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:52 PM
NEW YORK -- A man with a kitchen knife stabbed two young children, one fatally, in an elevator in a New York City apartment building on Sunday evening, police said.
Police found Prince Joshua Avitto, 6, and a 7-year-old girl with stab wounds to their...