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  • Scott Kalvert dies at 49; director of music videos and film 'The Basketball Diaries'

    Scott Kalvert dies at 49; director of music videos and film 'The Basketball Diaries'
    Scott Kalvert, a director who made music videos for performers such as Will Smith and Cyndi Lauper and directed a teenage Leonardo DiCaprio in the 1995 film "The Basketball Diaries," died Wednesday at his Woodland Hills Home. He was 49.
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: The NBA Finals on ABC

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 30 - June 5 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here SERIES Community: John Michael Higgins (“A Mighty Wind”) guest stars...

    Fall preview: books

    Fall preview: books
    Fall, it seems, starts earlier every year. Certainly, that's true of publishing: Jonathan Franzen's "Freedom" — arguably the big book of the season — has been a topic of discussion since mid-August, while other anticipated titles (Tom...

    'Bicycle Diaries' by David Byrne

    'Bicycle Diaries' by David Byrne
    If you've lived in New York some time during the last three decades, you might have seen David Byrne on his bike -- long legs pedaling, bright eyes watching. The erstwhile Talking Head, sometime filmmaker, Brian Eno collaborator and perspicacious...

    Jim Carroll dies at 60; poet and punk rocker wrote about travails in 'The Basketball Diaries'

    Jim Carroll dies at 60; poet and punk rocker wrote about travails in 'The Basketball Diaries'
    Jim Carroll, a poet and punk rocker whose wry tales of rocky adolescence as an athlete-turned-junkie in the 1978 memoir "The Basketball Diaries" resonated deeply with a generation of disaffected youths, died Friday at his home in New York City. He was 60....