| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:30 PM
“People just really like nuns,” a theater manager of my acquaintance once said to me, explaining with a shrug the success of such sisters-infused entertainments as “The Sound of Music,” “Nunsense” and “Sister Act....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 8:41 AM
Fans of "Stargate Universe" will see a familiar face when Syfy's new series "Defiance" airs in April; Brian J. Smith is set to guest star in an episode.
Smith, who played Lt. Matthew Scott in "SGU," portrays NASA hero Gordon McClintock in the series...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:12 PM
NBC's provocative new drama, "Awake," begins simply enough. Det. Michael Britten (Jason Isaacs), his wife Hannah (Laura Allen) and their 15-year-old son Rex (Dylan Minnette) are involved in a car crash and one of them dies.
Then things get a little...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 4:32 PM
âWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?â at Steppenwolf Theatre | REVIEW stars Carrie Coon, ensemble member Tracy Letts, Madison Dirks and ensemble member Amy Morton. LEAVE A COMMENT: Have you experienced a cell phone-related disruption in the theater?...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 12:33 PM
After a lengthy period when he made more headlines than movies, Mel Gibson tackled a big acting challenge by reuniting with "Maverick" leading lady Jodie Foster - his director as well as his co-star here - in this 2011 drama.
Gibson plays a man in the...
| Dec 8, 2011
Scrambling to accommodate its Big Gulp of an ensemble cast, for which disaster movie maven Irwin Allen would've killed, "New Year's Eve" does for its holiday what last year's "Valentine's Day" did for Valentine's Day. If this one's a hit, as was "V Day"...