| Mar 20, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Blood will flow.
When Orlando Shakespeare Theater opens "Titus Andronicus" on Friday, March 29, the stage will be awash in red.
Shakespeare's grim tale of the damaging — and frequently fatal...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:16 PM
At this year's Florida Film Festival, the rallying cry could be borrowed from history: "The British are coming! The British are coming!"
For the first time, a special program of short films from the United Kingdom is part of the annual 10-day festival...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 9:44 PM
"What's wrong with Norman?" someone asks in the third episode of "Bates Motel," A&E's update and prequel to Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho." Maybe they should be asking, "What's wrong with Norman's new town?"
The Norman in question is Norman Bates, the...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Above: Actors Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore speak onstage during the 'Bates Motel' panel discussion at the A&E Network portion of the 2013 Winter TCA panel. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) In tackling "Bates Motel" for A&E Network, exec...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Thanks to the vagaries of distribution, Alfred Hitchcock's black-and-white 1934 “The Man Who Knew Too Much” has arrived on an affordable Blu-ray earlier than the director's better-known Technicolor 1956 remake, which is available only as...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Alfred Hitchcock was once quoted as saying, "I enjoy playing the audience like a piano." And so does Eileen Jeanette.
The vice president of artistic and orchestra operations for the Pacific Symphony keeps a keen eye on how many people have bought...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:15 AM
To anyone who follows the yearly awards-show banter, it's no surprise that the Golden Globe TV nominations announced Thursday would leave many viewers scratching their heads.
You never know what you'll get from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association,...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:18 AM
The highlights Tuesday night:
1. "NCIS" and "NCIS: Los Angeles" are reruns on CBS. That should mean good things for "The Voice" at 8 on NBC and "Dancing With the Stars" at 9 on ABC. Both reality competitions flourished Monday against CBS reruns....
| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Hartford's TheaterWorks, under artistic producing director Rob Ruggiero, announced a list of shows it is considering for the 2013-14 season. Other shows not on the list may also wind up on "the final five," which will be announced later this spring.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:27 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert, the most famous and most popular film reviewer of his time who became the first journalist to win a Pulitzer Prize for movie criticism and, on his long-running TV program, wielded the nation's most influential thumb, died...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Marvel Comics' guru Stan Lee will be honored with the Ronald Reagan Foundation "Great Communicator" Award and will host a screening of "The Avengers," which is opening theatrically this weekend, at the Catalina Film Festival. The festival, which runs...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Fans of Daniel Craig can get two scoops of the actor this week in theaters -- in "The Adventures of Tintin" and "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." After that, though, you'll have to wait until fall 2012 for "Skyfall," his next iteration as James Bond....