| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
A famous ensemble cast, a critically-acclaimed play and a director that brought him to fame with "ER" were several reasons for George Clooney to become a producer on dark comedy "August: Osage County." But why did he really do it?
"It was the cash,...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Fall is upon us at the movies, and so is the usual bottleneck of adult-skewing awards bait. But unlike in past years at this time, adults are showing support for an unusual suspect: 3D.
In just two weeks, Warner Bros.' 3D event "Gravity," which stars...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The upcoming Ides of March is an appropriate time to look for bad news, and you don't have to look very far. But beware: Although some popular travel worries are red herrings, others are on target.
Popular Worry: The standard for distributing airfare...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:30 AM
As the annual Oscar campaign comes to resemble a presidential race more by the year, the fall festival calendar starts to resemble a long political primary, with its own Carvilles, Plouffes, and perhaps even its Atwaters. But as even the smaller...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Evan Rachel Wood and husband Jamie Bell are now parents to a baby boy!
The "The Ides of March" actress, 25, and her actor husband, 27, have welcomed their first child: a "beautiful" son, according to her rep, who confirmed the news to People and Us...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Swinging London in the spring of 1967 was a feverish hot house of British big beat, the very latest mod fashions and a burgeoning psychedelic culture. Music was ruled by the Rolling Stones and Beatles, yet in the Ides of March saw a version of the 20-...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Mar 14, 2013
No not that pie. The other Pi.
Are you still wondering what National Pi Day (March 14) is all about? We have answers and recipes! If you're still asking about the Ides of March, not so much on the recipe front.
March 14 is National Pi Day, a day to...
| Mar 24, 2013
The Republican Party has not been on a roll.
In November, it lost seats in the House, gave away seats it should have won in the Senate, and for the fifth time in the last six presidential elections lost the popular vote.
While conservatives attending...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:46 PM
The world premiere of Beau Willimon's "The Parisian Woman" at South Coast Repertory will star TV veteran Dana Delany as one half of a powerful Washington couple. Actor Steven Culp will also appear in the new political drama.
"The Parisian Woman" will...
| May 19, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Allen M. Weber says he hadn't thought about becoming a poet until he fell in love with one.
The winner of the 2013 Daily Press poetry contest, Weber lives in Hampton and works at Newport News Shipbuilding, where he teaches radiation safety. His...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
With Johnny Depp leaving "Black Mass," odds are that the Whitey Bulger drama won't make it to the big screen any time soon.
A rep for Cross Creek said that the production-financing company was seeking a replacement for Depp, who had come on board with...