| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:30 AM
I took a deep dive last week into Baltimore’s drug scene. And when I finally came up for air, I had a newfound clarity on the city’s troubled TV image and the line between responsible documentary filmmaking and exploitative reality television....
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:19 AM
One of the biggest events of the TV year and one of the finest new series of the summer arrive on the small screen the next two weeks.
In the past, both productions would have been on PBS.
Instead, they are on Internet television — Netflix and the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:57 AM
A RAW filled with great mid-card action all night long ended with a Match of the Year candidate and the temporary writing-off of a popular superstar.
Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins had a rematch of their Summerslam match on RAW, only with a Falls Count...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Robin Williams made me cry. Like his mentor, the late Jonathan Winters, Williams, who committed suicide Monday, made me laugh so intensely tears would come to my eyes.
Williams' death made headlines and led TV newscasts. His comedic genius diverted us...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Robin Williams was one of the most original, daring and troubled comedians to ever work in television. When he first burst on the screen, you held your breath as you watched him dance out there on a manic tightrope of improvisation. But after a while, you...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Lorenzo Millan was among the winners Saturday night as the Emmy Awards for Creative Arts were handed out in Los Angeles.
Millan, who became interested in filmmaking at St. Paul's School and has worked on major Baltimore TV productions dating back to...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A nightclub insurance mogul charged with fraud will remain detained after prosecutors alleged that bomb-making equipment and musings on killing discovered after his indictment — along with notes about disappearing in Croatia — made him too...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:47 AM
How long do you have to be a fan of something before you're considered a die-hard?
Llyssa Holmgren, 26, sets the bar high, having attended one of her first science- fiction conventions, Shore Leave, when she was only 6 months old. No wonder she's...
| Aug 8, 2014
Sunday, Aug. 10
Walk with purpose The 2014 Howard County Pancreatic Cancer walk begins at 9 a.m. at Centennial Park, 10000 Route 108 in Ellicott City. Registration opens at 8 a.m. Walk-in registration fee is $60.
Sunday concert The Columbia Concert Band...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:11 PM
This week, 32 years ago, gamers were enjoying the first month of the release of Nintendo's "Donkey Kong Jr.," MLB pitcher Gaylord Perry was ejected from a game for throwing a spitball and the following songs were the most popular in the United States,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:04 AM
The Maryland Institute College of Art announced Wednesday that it will launch a master's program in filmmaking and will run it out of a historic Station North theater that will be home to both MICA and the Johns Hopkins University's film programs.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:22 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Sharknado 2: The Second One" will be the second one to hit theaters after a stunning TV debut.
The SyFy original movie will be presented by Fathom Events for one night only on Aug. 21 at 8 p.m. local time across the country.