| Aug 27, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Lombard had a colorful Hollywood life. She was known for her ribald humor and her marriages to William Powell and Clark Gable. She overcame a serious car accident that scarred her face and could have ended her career. She was a patriot who, after...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Saturday night, I checked in on the locally filmed and produced “My Fair Lidy” at the Orlando Film Festival. This was, as festival director Daniel Springen, who was first AD and unit production manager on the summer shoot production, an ...
| May 1, 2011
| 1:12 PM
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| Feb 8, 2011
Lesley M.M. Blume, the New York editor of an online culture and style website, hardly cuts the profile of someone with her Manolo Blahniks stuck in the cement of the past.
Which makes it all the more curious that she stitches her days with a bevy of...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Haight-Ashbury, rock ’n’ roll and mind-altering drugs gave rise to an unusual burst of creativity that married type designs, images and explosive color on esoteric psychedelic posters. Artists embedded in the San Francisco hippie culture...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 11:24 AM
She was a glam queen when it still mattered: Marlene Dietrich was born 110 years ago this year and The Criterion in New Haven will be offering a tribute to her in the Movies and Mimosas series each weekend in September, beginning Sept. 3 and 4 at 11:30 a....
| Oct 25, 2011
| 8:45 AM
The McRib, which debuted in 1981, returned on Tuesday. How much do you know about the McRib?
1) The McRib has done more farewell tours than a) Phish b) the Doobie Brothers c) Marlene Dietrich d) all of the above e) cannot be determined
2) The McRib, in...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:14 AM
Queen of the Sun
Sept. 10, 6 p.m., $5. Artspace, 50 Orange St., New Haven. 203-772-2709, artspacenh.org.
The Magic Trip
Sept. 14, 9 p.m. Bijou Theatre 275 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. 203-332-3228, thebijoutheatre.org.
The Big Lebowksi
Sept. 10, 7 p....
| Nov 30, 2011
| 12:26 PM
| Dec 4, 2011
| 11:35 AM
In Sunday's Arts Section of The Hartford Courant, I write about Jerry Adler, who is featured as an actor in the premiere of the Mike Reiss comedy "I'm Connecticut" at the Harriet Jorgensen Theatre on the UConn campus, a production of Connecticut Repertory...
| Sep 25, 2011
Chicago used to be a must-stop for Hollywood's top talent and New York's glittering stars. If for no other reason than to change trains.
The Superman movie is a wrap. Laurence Fishburne and Amy Adams have gone home. And while "The Playboy Club" is...