| Mar 2, 2012
| 9:32 PM
[There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the blog entry to see the video.] It’s almost hard to believe. Four decades have passed since Francis Ford Coppola’s adaptation of Mario Puzo’s The Godfather first hit...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:32 PM
This past Sunday, the 2012 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Awards event was taped in Los Angeles, honoring American Latinos in the entertainment industry, television, film and music. The awards coincide with the...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:47 PM
By Saturday, Orlando's theme parks and attractions will be in full-on holiday mode. Here's a guide to getting your jingle on this week: + Universal Orlando brings back its holiday activities beginning Saturday, including the daily Macy's Holiday Parade at...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Christmas-oriented activities dominate the week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions, but Disney also has grand openings to celebrate. + Thursday marks the grand opening of the Fantasyland expansion at Magic Kingdom. That includes some attractions...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 1:29 PM
It is dawn on Dec. 31, 1958, and Ike Evans has a loving young wife, a former showgirl, in bed next to him, Frank Sinatra sleeping in the Presidential Suite of the glamorous Miami Beach hotel he owns and … big problems.
A union strike, mobster...
| Oct 22, 2012
On "Magic City," a Starz television drama set in a glamorous Miami hotel in 1959, Dominik Garcia-Lorido plays a Cuban-American housekeeper training to be a Pan Am stewardess. She sizzles as a young woman coming of age and falling in love.
In real life,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Disney World has filled its dance card with the celebrity narrators for the annual Candlelight Processional, an Epcot holiday tradition.
The event, held three times nightly Nov. 26 through Dec. 30, features a mass choir, live orchestra and a reading of...
| May 9, 2012
Actor Colin Egglesfield plays Jennifer Love Hewitt's hunky brother-in-law on "The Client List" and women are starting to take note. He's being called a hotter, younger Tom Cruise.
Most recently Colin has appeared in the film "Something Borrowed"...
| May 31, 2012
*1/2 (out of four)
During “For Greater Glory,” I truly feared for how long I had been in the theater. Three hours? A day and a half? Afterwards, I was genuinely surprised to see the same story on the RedEye cover as when I entered the...
| May 31, 2012
"For Greater Glory" is a meandering, malnourished epic of a forgotten Mexican civil war, the one after the Mexican revolution that made Pancho Villa famous. This period piece, partly financed by the Catholic Knights of Columbus, is about the Cristeros...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Oh my, I've been loving this weather. Coastal eddy can come and stay for the entire summer. These cool mornings are divine, and the air smells so sweet.
Speaking of fragrances, the other night I was held hostage in my car for nearly 40 minutes because...