| May 5, 2012
| 10:37 PM
Kevin Bacon is that actor we all loved in Footloose and so many movies the game “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon” became part of pop culture.
Director Nicole Kassell thought it would be a good idea to cast him as a child molester in a film (The...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:29 AM
"Falling Skies"will invade San Diego Comic Con on July 13, the latest TV series to announce a panel at the giant fan event July 11-15. Last year more than 100 TV shows were represented at SDCC, and this year's list is growing larger every day.
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:44 PM
It is just like the problem Ren McCormack, Kevin Bacon's character in the movie "Footloose" had. Ren's form of dancing was not acceptable, it was outlawed and students in the school rebelled. Now to real life, where it is playing out at Yorktown High...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 5:21 PM
A little over a month after the October 14 release of Footloose, consensus has settled in: Craig Brewer’s remake doesn’t cut it. What little praise has been allocated to the film has been faint, and most of it directed to Miles Teller&...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 10:01 AM
In the Facebook age -- when digital "friends" are just a click away -- the distance between people seems to be shrinking, according to data the social network released on Monday night.
The adage maintains there are "six degrees of separation" between any...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 10:59 AM
Facebook's data analysis team has released the results of what it calls the largest social-networking study ever and discovered that only 4.74 people separate strangers from each other. That's largely thanks to Facebook itself, of course, as well as other...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 12:20 PM
It was only last year that director Garry Marshall's “Valentine's Day” raked in enough moolah to reach 23 on Box Office Mojo's highest-grossing “romantic comedy” list. That was apparently enough to trigger a follow-up — not,...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Friday, Jan. 20 will mark the beginning of Sacramento’s first Bacon Fest.
Several Sacramento restaurants are participating in the weekend-long event.
To kick off Bacon Fest, Luigi’s Slice and Fun Garden is hosting a Kevin Bacon Tribute Night...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 12:35 PM
Crazy Stupid Love ***
En medio del chorro de comedias vulgares y ramplonas estrenadas este verano, Crazy Stupid Love viene a demostrar que cuando humor e inteligencia van de la mano, un filme cómico puede complacer varias audiencias.
Sobre todo a los...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:41 AM
* * * Cowboys & Aliens
Directed by Jon Favreau. Written by Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman & Damon Lindelof and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby, based on the graphic novel by Scott Mitchell Rosenberg. With Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde. (PG-13)
| Aug 12, 2011
| 11:03 AM
In a summer that saw a lot of superheroes on movie screens, this prequel to the earlier films based on the Marvel Comics series proved to be smart fun. It traces the roots of Professor Xavier and Magneto before they became enemies, with James McAvoy and...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 5:47 PM
When Jackalope Theatre Company stages the world premiere of "The Last Duck" on Thursday and Friday, playwright Lucas Neff probably won't breathe a sigh of relief.
"I'm an expectant parent," Neff said during a recent chat at the Coffee Studio in...