| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:17 PM
Bill Murray as FDR?
The casting might sound weird at first. But Murray's subtly charming presence ends up being one of the stronger elements of the otherwise lightweight romance "Hyde Park on Hudson," which depicts one of the most revered United...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:09 AM
A vibe in no particular search of a plot, "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III" channels '70s mellow and '30s style through a prism of California dreamin'. In this Charlie Sheen vehicle, the fizzy mood and visuals are often, well, winning.
| Feb 16, 2013
| 4:23 PM
I can remember going to Punxsutawney to do some window shopping with my mom and a couple of my aunts who lived in Big Run, a sleepy little town about ten miles away from there, whenever I was young.
It was a big deal, a good time, a total privilege...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:03 AM
Rather than merely doing an impersonation, Bill Murray makes a surprisingly credible Franklin Delano Roosevelt in director Roger Michell's ("Notting Hill") portrait of the president during a weekend visit from British royalty (Samuel West, Olivia Colman)...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:06 PM
NORFOLK — Maybe it was preordained that Old Dominion would endure its own frustrating version of “Groundhog Day” against a team coached by Bill Murray’s son.
The Monarchs again fought and scrapped and even led late in a game in...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:00 AM
A major spiritual milestone is coming up this month. We can call it the year 20 A.P.
That A.P. stands for "After Phil" — or Phil Connors, the protagonist of the Bill Murray comedy "Groundhog Day." How many other movies starring "Saturday Night...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:15 PM
To hear opponents tell it, you don't want to be standing along the U.S. border when an immigration reform bill becomes law. Millions of foreigners who were previously content in their native lands will hear about it, pack a bag and storm across the U.S....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:38 AM
“Groundhog Day” opened in theaters 20 years ago, and was greeted by much head-scratching, even among Bill Murray fans. This was not a movie about Murray and his rodent nemesis from “Caddyshack.”
The Nietzschean story, which...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:04 AM
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — Punxsutawney's famous groundhog predicts spring will come early this year.
With thousands watching on Gobbler's Knob in west-central Pennsylvania, Punxsutawney Phil emerged from his lair Saturday but didn't see his shadow....
| Feb 2, 2013
| 6:21 AM
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — An end to winter's bitter cold will come soon, according to Pennsylvania's famous groundhog.
Following a recent stretch of weather that's included both record warm temperatures and bitter cold, tornadoes in the South and...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 1:24 PM
It's time to play one of our favorite yearly games at Times Community News: Can You Outguess the Features Editor? And no, that's not a rhetorical question. You probably can.
Last year, incurable Oscar junkie that I am, I challenged readers to beat my...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 3:37 PM
There is no explanation.
It just doesn't seem possible.
Who would ever buy this incredible story?
No, I'm not talking about Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend actually being a fake boyfriend.
I'm talking about the fact that the coolest, hippest,...