| Feb 4, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Graced with first-rate acting, songs and dancing, "Smash" demonstrates there is no business like show business. And it's far cheaper than Broadway....
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Joseph Gordon-Levitt builds on his successes in "(500) Days of Summer" and "Inception" via his intriguing teamwork with Seth Rogen in this comedy-drama, which writer Will Reiser based on his own bout with cancer.
Gordon-Levitt plays a patient whose...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Bird-watching may not seem like the most involving subject for a comedy, and ... well, this movie proves it isn't, though director David Frankel ("The Devil Wears Prada") assembles an all-star trio for it. Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson play...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 9:49 PM
It was hard to pick a list of 10 best movies in 2010, as it was a really bad year. It was a lot easier this year and I liked so many movies, I thought I’d cheat a little. It’s 2011, why not pick the Top 11 of 2011?
I put a few foreign films...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:26 AM
"Smash," the mid-season NBC replacement TV show all about the process of creating a new Broadway musical, had what the producers said was the first screening of its pilot episode before "real people" on Monday night in Chicago. Brian D'Arcy James, one of...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Without the freaks and geeks of "Glee,"who made long-skeptical network executives suddenly receptive to prime-time characters singing and dancing, there would be no "Smash."But NBC's eminently watchable and shrewdly crafted new drama series, which...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Combine Emmy and Oscar winners, an "American Idol" finalist, one of the top names in screen entertainment, and a programming chief who has switched networks.
What do you get? A "Smash," they all hope.
Some may see it as NBC's answer to Fox's "Glee," but...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:20 PM
When you learn this direct-to-video fantasy is a Disney production, and you consider who might have wings in it, it should be an easy leap to guess Tinker Bell is the central character. Mae Whitman ("Parenthood") supplies the voice, but there's another...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:31 PM
The Jefferson County League of Women Voters and the Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies at Shepherd University will co-host the 2004 film “Iron Jawed Angels” starring Hilary Swank and Anjelica Huston portraying key characters in...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:20 PM
1. Musical mouse
"Angelina Ballerina" will be shown at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. The production is based on the children's book character. Tickets cost $3 to $13, plus service...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Everything about NBC's wildly ambitious "Smash" sings underdog: Set in the rarified world of Broadway, it's a musical soap opera about the making of a musical about Marilyn Monroe. It uses mostly original songs as opposed to "Glee"-like covers, and is...