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Adele (music artist)

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  • Joyce Maynard and the life of pie

    Joyce Maynard and the  life of pie
    In "Labor Day," the film adaptation of Joyce Maynard's 2009 novel, a depressed divorced woman named Adele (Kate Winslet in a Golden Globe-nominated performance) and her 13-year-old son Henry find their lives transformed when an escaped murderer named...
  • Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond

    Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond
    Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
  • Change across the universe

    It's an odd thing. Sometimes, when I speak before high school or college students, someone in the audience, knowing I began my professional life as a pop music critic, will ask what I think of music today. I always demur that I don't listen to a lot of...
  • 'American Idol' recap: Too much, too fast as 'Rush Week' begins

    'American Idol' recap: Too much, too fast as 'Rush Week' begins
    The transition in each "American Idol" season from the recorded, edited shows — auditions, Hollywood Week and the like — to the live shows is always a little jarring, sort of like stepping off a moving sidewalk onto stationary ground. It can...
  • Gravitas, 'Gravity' dominate

    Gravitas, 'Gravity' dominate
    Confounding the Oscar pundits who predicted levity over gravity, not to mention levity over “Gravity,” “12 Years a Slave” won the Academy Award on Sunday for best film of 2013. “Gravity,” by far the biggest popular...
  • Gave up on 'American Idol'? Seven reasons to watch again

    Gave up on 'American Idol'? Seven reasons to watch again
    This week, “American Idol” continued its bid to win back viewers' hearts with yet another jolt to its format. Billed as "Rush Week," the high-stakes round started the season's live shows, and was the first time finalists would sing for...
  • The Beatles' Liverpool

    The Beatles' Liverpool
    It's the same barber shop where John Lennon got haircuts as a kid, the place immortalized in the Beatles song "Penny Lane." But instead of "a barber showing photographs" and "a banker sitting waiting for a trim," on this afternoon proprietor Adele Allan...
  • Oscar-winning ideas on how the Academy Awards show can improve

    Oscar-winning ideas on how the Academy Awards show can improve
    We're 13 days away from the Oscars, which means we're about 13 days and 10 seconds away from the first tweet complaining about the show. But why wait? Let's be clear: We're not wishing failure on this year's Oscar telecast or predicting that host...
  • Dixie Chicks, Russell Simmons, David Lynch Foundation Honor Rick Rubin

    The overwhelming sentiment at the David Lynch Foundation's benefit concert honoring legendary music producer Rick Rubin was "I can't believe Rick Rubin is actually here." Rubin, who usually shies away from the spotlight, descended from his Hollywood...
  • Watch Seth Rogen testify before Congress about Alzheimer's disease

    Watch Seth Rogen testify before Congress about Alzheimer's disease
    Seth Rogen visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday not to discuss the legalization of marijuana, nor to shoot the third season of Netflix's "House of Cards." No, Mr. Rogen went to Washington to make a case for Alzheimer's disease research. Yeah, we're just as...
  • Oscar Picks: Variety Critics on Who Should Win Best Actor/Actress

    BEST ACTRESS JUSTIN CHANG: Scott, I know it will come as little surprise to you that when Peter Debruge and I sat down to discuss this year's Oscar nominees for best supporting actor and supporting actress, we spent almost as much time talking about the...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Leads Empire Awards Contest

    LONDON -- "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" leads the contest for the Jameson Empire Awards, which are voted for by readers of Empire magazine. The pic had seven nominations, followed by "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" with five. The shortlist...