| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Orson Welles' long-lost film "Too Much Johnson," which the seminal filmmaker directed two years before coming to Hollywood to make his landmark 1941 drama "Citizen Kane," has been recovered.
The announcement was made by the National Film Preservation...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Charles Dickens: In a video for the Guardian newspaper, actor Simon Callow takes viewers on a tour of Dickens' London, from a factory and a warehouse where he was a child laborer, to the offices of his magazine All the Year Round....
| Jan 10, 2012
| 9:29 PM
The British stage-and-screen actor Simon Callow will appear at the Broadway Playhouse in the spring, it was announced Tuesday evening.
Callow will present the solo show "Being Shakespeare," a piece by Jonathan Bate that interweaves segments of the Bard's...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 10:50 PM
Had Simon Callow arrived in lawless Chicago a century or more ago, like one of those famous traveling British Shakespeareans of yore, proudly proselytizing for the Bard amid the stockyards and the hookers of the Levee, his "Being Shakespeare" would likely...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 4:38 PM
If a subject is popular enough, sooner or later you'll get something like a definitive biography of that person, simply because somebody eventually synthesizes the information that subject WANTS us to know and the dirt and analysis they DON'T want out...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:15 AM
The legendary British character comes to America in the most recent episodes in the long-running, BBC-made fantasy franchise.
Played by Matt Smith, the Doctor travels with cohorts Amy and Rory (Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill) to America ... and early in...