| Jan 1, 2010
A radio DJ gave an amazing New Year's gift to kids who need it most this time of year, running 500 miles across Texas to raise money for Texas Children's Center.
Starting in Dallas, New93Q DJ Kevin Kline ran through the hills of Austin, south to San...
| Jun 27, 2010
If "King Lear" has a moral, it's that if you're lucky enough to have a kingdom, it's probably not a good idea to divide it in two.
The Antaeus Company production that just opened in a 49-seat house in North Hollywood turns that wisdom upside down:...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 11:05 AM
If an actor goes back to weekday television, being the new man in Erica Kane's life is a good way to do it.
Long a staple of prime-time shows -- including "Damages" and "NCIS" lately -- Michael Nouri is working mainly opposite daytime legend Susan...
| Jun 4, 2010
Often referred to as the Caribbean island with a "split personality," St. Maarten/St. Martin--half Dutch, half French--offers cruise passengers the travel equivalent of a "two-for-one" special at their favorite store: two destinations, but just one stop....
| Apr 7, 2010
| 2:07 PM
It's the reunited-friends movie that hardly put a chill on Motown hits.
To the contrary, "The Big Chill" reheated classic songs from the 1960s and '70s so successfully that it yielded not one soundtrack album but two (released, appropriately, on the...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 2:26 PM
Natalie Portman is starring in two red-hot films at the moment. The romantic comedy "No Strings Attached" is the No. 1 movie in the country. The psychological thriller "Black Swan" is doing great with critics and putting Portman at the head of the Best...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 9:11 AM
"No Strings Attached" begins with an intriguing premise: A guy and a girl agree to have sex wherever they want, whenever they want, without all those pesky emotions getting in the way. This is apparently what the kids these days, with their rock 'n'...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 7:37 AM
After the demands "Black Swan" placed on her, Natalie Portman was entitled to an easier job, and she found one in this friends-with-benefits comedy directed by Ivan Reitman ("Ghostbusters").
She and Ashton Kutcher play pals who step into the area of...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Of all the movies Robert Redford has directed, this one got the least theatrical distribution, but it still reflects the Oscar-winning filmmaker's knack for interesting stories and smart casting. It's the tale of Mary Surratt (played by Robin Wright),...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:54 PM
I liked this movie, but it’s one of those rare films I like and can hardly recommend to my friends. You either have to be a fan of Hunter S. Thompson or madly in love with Johnny Depp, to really appreciate this. That being said, I was never that big...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:04 AM
Sad anniversary: Natalie Wood died Nov. 29, 1981, 30 years ago Tuesday. She was 43.
Little Natalie was my favorite bad female actor of all time. After she died, I tried to replace her but just couldn't find anyone I loved as much. Lord knows, there are...
| Nov 30, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Broadway audiences can look forward to a lot of artful pauses during Martin McDonagh's new play, "A Behanding in Spokane." That's because Christopher Walken -- master of the unpredictable dramatic delivery -- is set to star in the dark stage......