| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Legendary rock music partyer Robert Plant belted out "Black Dog" from the stage at Taste of Chicago this month, but his deal with the city indicates a backstage scene more in line with a restaurant's blue plate special than the rambunctious excesses of...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:32 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Wasn't there a show with Poppy...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:53 AM
TV tributes to the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington -- and Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech -- will play out for days.
The local connection is most evident at WUCF-Channel 24, Orlando's PBS station. WUCF has produced four...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Oprah. Oscar. Oscar. Oprah.
Yes, it might be a bit early to riff on David Letterman's ill-fated, Uma-Oprah 1995 Academy Awards monologue bit. Then again, with Winfrey's movie "Lee Daniels' The Butler" sitting atop the box office for a second week with a...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Harry Connick, Jr. has officially joined "American Idol" as a judge for the Fox competition's thirteenth season.
The crooner rounds out a judges' panel that includes previously-announced "Idol" vets Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban. There will be no fourth...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:44 PM
A changing of the guard is underway on “American Idol,” with a new executive producer announcement Monday.
Following news that its two longtime producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick were making their exits from the singing competition show...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:21 AM
You may not be able to wear white after Labor Day, but you can rest easy knowing Fox has officially confirmed the once-again-updated judges panel for "American Idol."
Keith Urban will be the sole returning judge from last season's panel. He'll be joined...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 2013 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Nov. 1. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
Two New York City detectives hunt for a serial killer targeting...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:52 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - For Oscar and Grammy-winning actress and singer Jennifer Hudson, the decision to play anti-apartheid activist Winnie Mandela in her first lead role was no easy matter, especially when she saw what the former South African first...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:30 AM
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided.
Having been left for dead in more ways than one after the critical and commercial failure of...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Having taken nearly as long to reach the screen as its subject spent imprisoned by South Africa's brutal apartheid government, producer Anant Singh's film of Nelson Mandela's autobiography finally arrives bearing the slightly musty odor of a 1980s Richard...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Like many a biopic before it, "Winnie Mandela" shoehorns an exceptional life into the standard template of a highlights reel, lurching from one Important Moment to the next. The sense of what's important is often skewed in this portrait of South Africa'...