| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:42 AM
Vintage Hollywood movies were often belittled for taking liberties with history and glazing over the facts in their biographical dramas. But where are the upholders of truth when it comes to the current crop of American films?
Movies by top-rank...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:42 AM
After a bar has been around for a while, it's easy to take it for granted.
This year, three Baltimore bars that have been in business for over a decade marked major anniversaries: Brewer's Art turned 15 and Max's 25. These two bars are hardly taken for...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:08 PM
On the heels of an election in which strong Latino support is widely credited with helping President Barack Obama seal the deal, Matthew Paul Olmos' play about the troubled border — literal and cerebral — between the United States and Mexico...
| Oct 21, 2012
What does the rest of the world picture when it thinks of Los Angeles? Hollywood. Celebrities. Palm trees. Perfect weather.
Fashion capital? Not so much.
Yes, our celebrities are certainly well-dressed. Yes, the L.A. area is the mecca of youth culture,...
| Jan 13, 2013
There's a reason the Wizard of Oz lived in the grand Emerald City. The deep shade of green is synonymous with elegance and luxury. After color authority Pantone named emerald the official color of 2013, the green tone began popping up on runways and in...
| Jan 19, 2013
When you talk to Texas expatriates about the food they miss most from home, after a few grumbly sentences about Los Angeles chili, and barbecue, and coffee-shop chicken-fried steak, it comes down to the queso every time. I am not one of those writers...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 5:33 PM
This month sees the DVD releases of Christopher Nolan’s first and most recent movies. “Following” from 1998, out last week ......
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:12 AM
At first glance, “Oz the Great and Powerful” might not seem to have a lot in common with AMC's hit ......
| Dec 31, 2012
| 12:27 PM
One of the things I always looked forward to this time of year was the "Year in SoFlo Fashion" that my gal-pal Joanie Cox-Henry would write for City Link.
I begged her to do it one mo' time for me because I can't replicate her panache (no matter how...
| Jan 28, 2013
Adela Cepeda stepped adroitly along her path to become one of the city's most prominent Latina businesswomen. But she walked it on her own, rather than as part of the power couple she and her husband were once well on their way to becoming.
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Meet the new Beatles … same as the old Beatles?
The albums being released Tuesday on vinyl certainly are old — the Beatles broke up 42 years ago, after all — and the mixes being used are the same as those that appeared on the 2009...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Police are trying to untangle the mystery around a missing child, who -- they suspect -- turned up in a shallow grave in his parents' backyard.
The twisted tale began Wednesday with a routine visit from Suffolk County Child Protective Services to the...