| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:55 PM
As 20 Harley-Davidsons growled across the asphalt at the Maryland Cruise terminal Monday morning, "Easy Rider" met "The Love Boat."
After a briefing from their tour leader, the bikers inched their machines up the ramp and into the yawning hold of the 2,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Do you need closure?
Then the following story may disappoint.
It will leave you with few answers, only questions. It will frustrate you, entice you with its potential, and then, just when you think you're seeing an act of resolution, it will simply,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
DONALDSVILLE, La. — Late one evening last spring in this struggling but picturesque river town about an hour west of New Orleans, the never-ending saga of Bonnie and Clyde took an unexpectedly fiery twist.
Vintage 1930 Fords roared down the town's...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:05 AM
"The Earth is beautiful. The Earth is beautiful. The Earth is beautiful." Navajo blessing song
MONUMENT VALLEY, Utah It was 7 a.m. when the tour van got stuck in the sand, and the temperature was 32 degrees, and it was still a little bit dark.
| Nov 9, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For many, the words "Brooklyn style" call to mind the easy cliché of a hipster in a hoodie.
Nothing could be further from the dressed-up truth for Michael Kuhle and Adele Berne, the married couple who started men's clothier Epaulet New York there in...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:30 AM
By most measures, 1969 was a vintage year for anti-establishment American cinema ("The Wild Bunch," "Easy Rider," "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," "Midnight Cowboy"). But the most daring and dangerous movie to hit U.S. theaters that year was a...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Karen Black, the bravely offbeat actress who burst into the public consciousness in such iconic counterculture films as "Five Easy Pieces" and "Easy Rider," has died. She was 74.
Black, who was found to have ampullary cancer in 2010, died Thursday at...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:35 AM
RadarOnline.com is sharing some sad news: Jack Nicholson, one of Hollywood's greatest stars, has retired from acting.
The website quotes "a well-placed Hollywood film insider" in relaying this news.
That insider says: "There is a simple reason...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Students at Hinsdale Central and Hinsdale South high schools, and their parents, can see a full list of which R-rated movies may be shown in courses now that they are listed for the first time on the schools' websites.
The lists, which include all...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Karen Black, a versatile actress whose name became virtually synonymous with films that reflected and helped define America in the late 1960s and early 1970s, including “Five Easy Pieces,” died Thursday in Los Angeles. She was 74.
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:59 AM
After the coffee. Before getting too excited about preseason football.
The Skinny: The Redskins won their first preseason game Thursday night but I won't read too much into that. Still, it beats losing! Friday's headlines include a preview of the...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Once you get past an incredibly self-indulgent intro -- an uncomfortably long mash-up of comedy sketch and road-trip-with-entourage doc that seems simultaneously apologetic and arrogant -- you can enjoy approximately an hour of boisterously freewheeling...