| May 25, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Most movie updates of television shows aren't that successful, but this smart and genuinely amusing take on the former Fox series - which launched Johnny Depp to stardom - teams Jonah Hill (also a writer and producer here) and Channing Tatum as novice...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Ice-T will not read this interview.
How do I know? Because that’s what the 54-year-old rapper-turned-actor told me when we had lunch at Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse in River North June 4. Ice — who is promoting his star-studded...
| Jan 18, 2012
Wrote hit song 'Troglodyte (Cave Man)'
Jimmy Castor, a funk and soul saxophonist, singer and songwriter best known for "Troglodyte (Cave Man)" and "It's Just Begun," died Monday of apparent heart failure at a Las Vegas hospital. He was 71,...
| Sep 24, 2012
Following the success of his film "Are We There Yet?," Actor and Executive Producer Ice Cube turned his big screen hit into sitcom success. Movie Mik sits down with Ice Cube to talk about the show's life after syndication.
| Jul 13, 2012
| 6:35 PM
As I remarked in my review of the theatrical release of “21 Jump Street”, this feature revival/spoof of the ‘80s TV show is better than it has any right to be. It may be dumb, but it's good dumb, mixing very broad shtick with clever...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Big stars have flooded the Circle City, just days before the world's biggest game.
Reporter: "Cube, how does it feel to be in Indy?"
Ice Cube: "It feels good man. Love it, nice party we are having."
Rapper/Director/Actor Ice Cube got everyone's...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 9:30 AM
| Feb 23, 2012
| 11:31 PM
I was really excited to see this movie. There was buzz that Woody Harrelson was a shoe-in for an Oscar nomination (and boy was he mad when the nominations were announced and he wasn’t on the list).
The film was written and directed by Oren...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:15 PM
In 2009, Silk Road Theatre Project took their mission of exploring stories from people of the Silk Road (the trade route that ran from the Far East to the Mediterranean) and gave it a cunning musical spin. "Silk Road Cabaret: Broadway Sings the Silk Road"...
| Mar 12, 2012
Consider yourself lucky, Newt Gingrich. If Rob Riggle were still on “The Daily Show,” he would be all over you.
“I think there’s a lot—and I don’t mean this in a mean way—but I think there’s just a lot of...
| Mar 12, 2012
To play a police captain in the big-screen update of the ’80s TV series “21 Jump Street,” Ice Cube did not consider remaking NWA’s “[Bleep] Tha Police” into “Love Tha Police.”
He does bite ferociously into...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 12:48 PM