| Mar 19, 2012
With record-breaking advance ticket sales leading up to it's release this Friday, 'The Hunger Games' has easily become the most anticipated screen adaptation of a New York Times bestseller since 'Harry Potter' and 'Twilight.'
Despite the pandemonium...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:42 AM
I read Suzanne Collins' addictive, massively popular novel "The Hunger Games" so compulsively that the pages feared my fingers. Any filmmaker would be challenged to similarly create scene after scene that sparks craving for the next.
In other words,...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 6:02 PM
Every dollar Disney won't get at the box office for the $250-million “John Carter” will probably end up in the pockets of Lionsgate and the other entities behind “The Hunger Games” (which allegedly cost less than half as much). The...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 3:50 PM
You can't please everyone when adapting a book for the big screen, especially one as beloved as "The Hunger Games," but director Gary Ross and the casting team likely weren't anticipating this.
According to Jezebel, there appears to be a group of fans...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 6:46 AM
If the ghost of Clarence Clemons was hovering around Norfolk this weekend, it would have been grinning from ear to ear.
Many of the late musician's friends and relatives were in his hometown for a two-night party packed with heartfelt tributes,...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 9:13 AM
A former American Idol winner has been chosen to perform the national anthem at Super Bowl XLVI.
Kelly Clarkson will perform "The Star Spangled Banner" before the game at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5 in Indianapolis.
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert...
| May 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - If it's got his name on it, Lenny Kravitz says he has been involved in it 100 percent, so when you see his stamp on the new collection of Toms shoes, know the Bahamas beach-meets-modern architecture influence is genuine.
''If I'm in, I'm in...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Everything has been done in exorcism movies, right? Not so fast! It’s always priests with holy water, reading from the bible and speaking Latin as they try to rid the evil spirits. Instead of huge crosses around their necks, it’s huge beards...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:30 PM
If you visit your regular food market today, notice what seems to be a run on all manner of snack items and brewed beverages, and don't understand what's happening, the chances are better than good that you are not a fan or follower of one of the National...
| May 31, 2012
| 5:43 AM
And now here we are on our regular night with Los Angeles auditions. It always makes me so happy to see Cat interacting with the dancers waiting in line -- she is sunshine in high heels.
Judges tonight: Mary Murphy, Nigel Lythgoe, and professional goof...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Matthew Sweet Girlfriend Tour
June 16, 8 p.m., $40, $60, Infinity Music Hall & Bistro, 20 Greenwoods Road, Norfolk, (866) 666-6306, infinityhall.com.
Remember music at the beginning of the '90s? The retro movement ramped up. Beatles references...