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  • Art Center College of Design students showcase their work

    Art Center College of Design students showcase their work
    Jonathan Lee stood by the large prints of Ein Liz, a female action figure he'd spent the better part of a year creating. The Art Center College of Design senior hoped his pieces would catch the eye of one of the hundreds of possible employers who would...
  • BBC America's �Real History� is Science Fiction 101

    "The history of science fiction is the history of the imagination," intones Mark Gatiss, narrator of the four-part series "The Real History of Science Fiction" on BBC America starting Saturday night. Unfortunately, it's is more like "The Reel History...
  • Why sci-fi is obsessed with the near future

    Why sci-fi is obsessed with the near future
    In the West Town loft that Jessica Charlesworth shares with husband, Tim Parsons, along the back wall, on a row of metal filing cabinets, a kaleidoscope of Post-it notes waved in a soft draft, each a kind of dispatch from the future. I leaned in to...
  • 'Star Wars' museum here? Yes. In Grant Park? No.

    'Star Wars' museum here? Yes. In Grant Park? No.
    Billionaire "Star Wars" creator George Lucas wants to establish a world-class museum to house his art and movie memorabilia. Chicago, happily, is in the running for it. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday appointed a task force of community leaders to identify...
  • FilmLook at 25: Company Evolves From Mimics To Maestros

    Back in 1989, when videotape was king in TV production and post, filmmaker-engineer Robert A. Faber invented a process called FilmLook -- manipulating video to make it appear more like film by mimicking film's gray scale, contrast, grain and frame rate...
  • Sideline Chatter: Coach Cal's geopolitics

    Sideline: The NCAA has John Calipari seeing reds. College sports' ruling body had best bone up on 20th-century history, the Kentucky basketball coach says, and it's all in his new book, "Players First: Coaching From the Inside Out." "The situation...
  • READER SUBMITTED: High Hopes Announces Northstar Wealth Partners As Title Sponsor Of Charity Benefit Event

    High Hopes Announces New Sponsor Northstar Wealth Partners, LLC High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc. in Old Lyme is pleased to announce Northstar Wealth Partners, LLC as Event Sponsor for its annual benefit, Symphony 2014, to be held this year on June 14....
  • 'Amazing Spider-Man 2': Sparks fly amid tangled plot, early reviews say

    "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" doesn't swing into U.S. theaters until May 2, but early reviews have begun trickling out as the superhero sequel readies its international rollout. So far, most film critics agree that director Marc Webb's second installment...
  • Archie to die in upcoming comic; will gain life on the screen

    Archie to die in upcoming comic; will gain life on the screen
    Riverdale is in for a shock as its favorite son, the easygoing redhead Archie Andrews, is fated to die in an upcoming comic, CNN has reported. But as is often the case in comic-books deaths, Archie won't be disappearing altogether -- not from the page...
  • Lisa Cholodenko named guest director of L.A. Film Festival

    Lisa Cholodenko named guest director of L.A. Film Festival
    The Academy Award-nominated writer and director Lisa Cholodenko ("The Kids Are All Right," "High Art") will serve as guest director of the Los Angeles Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. The festival takes place June 11-19 in downtown L.A....
  • 'Star Wars: Episode VII': Peter Mayhew to reprise Chewbacca role

    'Star Wars: Episode VII': Peter Mayhew to reprise Chewbacca role
    As Han Solo once said, it's not wise to upset a Wookiee. So it's probably good news for all involved that Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3-inch British actor famous for playing the hairy hero Chewbacca, is now set to reprise his role in the highly anticipated...
  • 'Star Wars Episode VII' Has Begun Shooting, Casting Nearly Complete, Says Disney's Alan Horn

    While Disney chairman Alan Horn remained mostly tight lipped during an interview at the Loyola Marymount School of Film and Television in Los Angeles, he did let it slip that "Star Wars Episode VII" has already begun shooting and has much of its cast....