| Nov 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", the great and powerful Wizard uttered the words "Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!"
So who is the man, or woman, behind the curtain offering the media damaging leaks about Maryland Attorney General Doug...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:55 AM
100 Years Ago
From the social column:
"Mr. Kenneth Barnes has accepted a position with the Gas and Electric Light Co. Baltimore.
"Mrs. Marriott Shipley in some way slipped in going down her cellar stairway last Sunday morning,...
| May 2, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley says the Netflix series "House of Cards" brought $140 million into the state's economy ("'Cards' a good deal, Md. Says," April 30). Where have we heard this before?
In 2010 the Detroit Free Press reported that "Michigan's bid to...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 6:02 AM
Downloading movies and watching them on a computer is not for George Figgs, who has spent the better part of three decades affording Baltimore cinephiles the chance to experience films the way God intended — in the dark, projected onto a bigger-...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:30 AM
She emerged from the womb "like a froggy, ferny cabbage." Some folks never did get over the shock of seeing the artichoke-colored baby, who grew up to be a fearsome threat to a girl from Kansas ... and her little dog, too.
That green-skinned character...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Two terrific shows premiered last weekend in Annapolis, set in nearly the same period and dealing with history-making creative artists.
At Colonial Players, "Moonlight and Magnolias" is set in 1939 and tells the behind-the-scenes story of making the film...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Lions and tigers and Oz movies, oh my! With the recent release of Disney’s “Oz the Great and Powerful” and the expected release this year from Summertime Entertainment of the animated “Dorothy of Oz,” we think it’s...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 1:25 PM
It's not whether you win or lose, it's how you play the game — in this case, the game show "Jeopardy!"
Tom Lynn, of Radnor-Winston, played so well that a crowd of 50 family members, friends and former colleagues and classmates gave him a...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 4:22 AM
FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Jeff Brauner, in Baltimore, says: “I recently saw the film ‘The Wiz’ … and they changed the classic Wizard of Oz tornado scene to occur during a winter snowstorm. Is that even possible?” No....
| Jun 2, 2010
| 9:04 AM
This list of Mike Sragow's 115 favorite films should be considered must-viewing. Use it to update your movie rental queue.
"The Adventures of Robin Hood," 1938
"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes," 1939
" Alice Adams," 1935
"The Apu Trilogy," 1955-...
| Jul 14, 2011
Prior to this year, Annapolis native Justin Brill had only seen one play at the Kennedy Center, and that was when he was a teenager and his family took his mom to see "Beauty and the Beast" onMother's Day.
For his second time around at the...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 12:55 PM
What's happening in town 12/12-12/18. You know, when you're not shopping.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone
Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol