Arts & Entertainment
Dec. 06--Friends in the Detroit rock community have been celebrating the life of Bootsey X, the colorful front man and drummer who died Thanksgiving Day after a four-year battle with brain cancer.
Dec. 06--In many places, they call it the Ol' Switcheroo.
Dec. 06--Boy, I feel like I've written a lot about death since I took this gig.
Dec. 06--In the annals of television Twitter history, "The Sound of Music Live" will likely best "Sharknado" for insta-reaction.
Dec. 06--Whatever monster or villain was on the screen, the most intimidating presence at the Luez Theater in Bolivar, Tenn., for its first two decades of operation was usually owner-manager Louise Mask, who had no children to christen but gave a shortened version of her first name to her movie house.
Do You Know?Which 1958 musical surprisingly topped Gone With The Wind's long-standing record of eight Academy Award wins?
Dec. 06--LAKEWOOD RANCH -- Manatee County students will walk the red carpet this weekend when their film is screened at Lakewood Ranch Cinemas.
Dec. 06--'Sometimes people don't know my name," actor Ed Lauter once remarked.
NEW YORK - Bob Dylan's sunburst Fender Stratocaster made rock history when he played it at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival.
The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) hosted Asia's leading converged media entertainment market, the Asia Television Forum & Market (ATF) and ScreenSingapore where more than 4,000 international film and television trade delegates from 60 countries set foot in Singapore to trade, market, distribute and screen their content at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre from 3 - 6 December 2013.
YOUR report that another cinema could turn full-time to bingo - The Odeon, Shirley (Mailbox, May 28) - prompts me to ask if anyone who is interested would like to get in touch with me with a view to forming a nostalgic movies circle, to see and enjoy the many and varied films of the 30s to 50s era, especially musicals.
THERE'S snow business like showbusiness - as these young starlets know only too well.
NEW YORK - Whew, that was nerve-wracking, right?
Dec. 05--Comedian Dave Chappelle, known for his Comedy Central series Chappelle's Show, has set a date for an Augusta appearance next week.
NEW YORK - Hang on to your martini: Some of the most famously smooth, sophisticated songs created by American musical icon Burt Bacharach have been youthfully reinterpreted into something new and tasty.