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  • Book review: Stephen King's thrilling "11/22/63"

    Book review: Stephen King's thrilling "11/22/63"
    "The past is obdurate. It doesn't want to change." The past is also a dangerous, fickle place — and woe to anyone who dares alter it. That's the mantra coursing through "11/22/63." Stephen King's mammoth, generous and thrilling novel is about a...
  • Stearns, who took famous picture of JFK Jr., dies at 76

    Stearns, who took famous picture of JFK Jr., dies at 76
    Stanley F. Stearns, the photographer who captured the image of a young John F. Kennedy Jr. saluting his late father, a picture that instantly evokes memories of the Camelot era, died of lung cancer Friday at Hospice of the Chesapeake in Harwood, his...
  • Birthday shoutout: Gary Oldman

    Birthday shoutout: Gary Oldman
    Gary Oldman, the character actor of a thousand faces, is 55 today. Perhaps Oldman’s most popular early work was playing Sid Vicious in the Alex Cox film “Sid and Nancy.”  Soon, he began taking on villainous roles, like Lee Harvey...
  • On Theater: 'Assassins' melds horror, humor

    On Theater: 'Assassins' melds horror, humor
    En route to becoming America's preeminent Broadway composer-lyricist, Stephen Sondheim took a few darkly hued detours into the lives of murderously deranged historical characters, probably his best known being "Sweeney Todd." An even more arresting,...
  • Bill Veeck, baseball's Barnum

    Bill Veeck, baseball's Barnum
    Mary Frances Veeck had to think about the question for a few seconds: How would her late husband of 35 years, the legendary baseball executive Bill Veeck, handle being 100 years old? "Bill at 100?" she finally responded during a recent phone interview...
  • L.A. theater openings, Jan. 5-12: 'Foxfinder' premieres

    L.A. theater openings, Jan. 5-12: 'Foxfinder' premieres
    The dystopian drama "Foxfinder" premieres in Pasadena, Gordon Goodman is back as "Barrymore," and Barry McGovern does Beckett at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. Human Identity L.A. premiere of writer-performer Christopher Vened’s solo show mixing mime...
  • Critic's Notebook: JFK was arts patron in chief

    Three days after Lee Harvey Oswald's bullet inconsolably blackened the mood of America, Leonard Bernstein tried to lift the nation's spirits by focusing on a special legacy — one that is getting too little attention in the commentary around Friday's...
  • Film Review: 'One PM Central Standard Time'

    Filmmaker Alastair Layzell artfully entwines profound tragedy and professional triumph in "One PM Central Standard Time," a fascinating documentary that details how the "story of the century" -- the 1963 assassination of President Kennedy -- was covered...
  • JFK assassination 50th anniversary TV programming

     
    50 years ago this month — on Nov. 22, 1963 — President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas by Lee Harvey Oswald (himself later shot and killed by Jack Ruby). The JFK assassination caused political, social and emotional upheavals...
  • 10 things you might not know about conspiracy theories

    10 things you might not know about conspiracy theories
    We're approaching the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, an event that wrenched this nation and spawned countless conspiracy theories. Was Kennedy killed by the Cubans? The CIA? The Mafia? The military-industrial complex?...
  • Killing Kennedy movie interviews: Rob Lowe, Ginnifer Goodwin, Will Rothhaar

     
    “I love history,” Rob Lowe tells me, “because you know somebody didn’t make it up. It actually happened.” Sometimes, those historical events that actually happen are tragic in nature, occasionally to the point of impacting an...
  • Frederic Rheinstein dies at 86; NBC producer captured shooting of Oswald

    Frederic Rheinstein dies at 86; NBC producer captured shooting of Oswald
    On Nov. 23, 1963, the day after President Kennedy was shot, NBC News producer and director Frederic Rheinstein was in a remote broadcast truck outside Dallas' city hall with his crew. Suddenly, a stranger poked his head through an open window. "He...