| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Even in our LED age, there is still something deliciously spooky about the sight of gas jets getting fainter, for no apparent reason, inside the glass lamps of a lush Victorian parlor.
It's the unforgettable visual motif many a movie fan will always...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:36 PM
One thing people love to do in the summertime is watch movies outdoors. And it kind of makes sense, right? I mean, who wants to be cooped up in a dark, quiet movie theater watching a movie, when you can be sitting outside in the heat, trying to hear a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
This may shock you, but a new survey shows that kids would rather play video games than read. As a parent who struggles to keep screen time to a miniumm (while also checking email on my iPhone every two minutes), it's a sad reminder of what many of us...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:12 AM
On Tuesday, May 21, my son graduated from HCC, and I want to thank the many people who made his graduation possible. In 1994, he was diagnosed with pervasive developmental disorder: not otherwise specified, in Prince William County, Va. It became clear...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:32 AM
By the time "The Out List" premieres on HBO Thursday evening, it will already feel a little dated.
That's not meant as a knock on director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders' documentary, a compilation of interviews with 16 prominent members of the lesbian,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Doug Gardenhour has always had a passion for film, but it was a scene from the movie "Almost Famous" that prompted him to pursue his dream of producing a movie.
In "Almost Famous" music journalist Lester Bangs is seen throwing aside a record from The...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Welcome to the fourth episode, in which Baltimore's own Rodney "Pie Guy" Henry had his first off-week. But was it off enough to send Rodney home, or just off enough to advance the story line.
For the most part, there was relatively little movement up...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Catonsville resident Aidan Callahan was one of five students from two Baltimore County magnet high schools who produced movies that premiered at the second annual Baltimore High School Film Festival June 6 at the Charles Theater.
Callahan, a student...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 9:16 AM
National advocacy groups for people with Down syndrome are seeking an independent investigation into the January death of a Frederick County man after off-duty sheriff's deputies tried to remove him from a movie theater.
Robert Ethan Saylor, 25,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 3:37 AM
Robert Ethan Saylor didn't like to be touched, and suddenly an off-duty deputy had his hands on him. Within moments, two more deputies would grab him, the four men would fall in a heap on the floor, and Saylor, who had been shouting and resisting their...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:33 AM
L. Frank Baum's classic about a wonderful wizard is getting a new look, in a movie prequel called "Oz: The Great & Powerful." This isn't a true adaptation -- in fact, Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion and other key characters do not even appear, and references...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:49 PM
Led by three goals apiece from veteran Adauto Neto and rookie Lucas Roque, the Blast earned a 22-13 victory in Game 1 of the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinals Tuesday night against the host Chicago Soul.
Game 2 of the series is scheduled for...