| Aug 22, 2011
| 10:44 AM
b's rundown of everything going down this week
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Attack the Block
Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark
Our Idiot Brother
Monday Night Football: Preseason: Chicago at NY Giants (special; 8 p.m. Monday; ESPN)
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:50 PM
I am too tired to go crazy about this. And there really are so many hugely more important things going on the world practically every day.
I cannot let the addition of HLN host Nancy Grace to the lineup of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" pass...
| Sep 10, 2011
This has been a good year for Baltimore representation in the New York theater scene.
In March, Trixie Little and the Evil Hate Monkey, the madcap acrobatic burlesque performers known for any number of adventures in Charm City, had their first off-...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:12 PM
With 270 football players ages 5-13 involved with 12 football teams competing in the Mid-Maryland Youth Football and Cheer League, and 96 girls in the cheerleading program, the Catonsville Stars Football and Cheerleading program is shining this fall....
| Oct 6, 2011
| 12:37 PM
In a few weeks, films shown at Sundance, Tribeca and several other major film festivals will be coming to Bel Air, too.
The third annual Town of Bel Air Film Festival is Oct. 21 through 23 in the Bel Air Reckord Armory on Main Street and, according to...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Harford County is hardly Tinsel Town. The closest places to Bel Air named Hollywood are in St. Mary's County on Maryland's very lower Western Shore and in Carbon County, Pa., not too far from Scranton, backdrop for the hit TV series "The Office."
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The Maryland Film Festival would transform the historic and long-shuttered Parkway Theatre into a venue for small independent films and concerts under one of three proposals to enliven a key intersection in Baltimore's Charles North neighborhood.
| Nov 16, 2011
Michael Fassbender, 'Shame' and 'A Dangerous Method'
You likely first saw Michael Fassbender as the cheeky Lt. Archie Cox in "Inglorious Basterds" or as Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto in this summer's "X-Men: First Class." But it's the latter part of this year...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 6:21 PM
When Scott Burkholder wanted to raise money to create a mural showing the word "love" spelled out in hand gestures, he turned to the power of the crowd.
Burkholder, the executive director of the Baltimore Love Project, launched a giving campaign online...
| May 3, 2012
If you love movies, you'll feel like a kid set loose in a candy store when the 14th annual Maryland Film Festival screens 40 feature films and 50 short films May 3-6 on all five screens at the Charles Theatre and also on the single screen at the...
| Feb 8, 1998
| 1:03 PM
While John Waters filmed "Pink Flamingos" a quarter century ago, Steve Yeager, another young moviemaker, filmed him filming "Pink Flamingos."
We know what happened to Waters' footage. After its general release in 1973, "Pink Flamingos" became one the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In this week's issue of Variety, Daniel Radcliffe talks about distancing himself from the "Harry Potter" franchise by starring on Broadway and in indies like "Kill Your Darlings" and the upcoming romantic comedy "What If." But the bigger goal, Radcliffe...