Shakespeare & Company: 'Life' takes a creative turn
In the former a cold, unforgiving man in Victorian London finds redemption and renewal through the Christmas Eve visits of three spirits.
DVD Talk reviews the Blu-ray edition of Jane Eyre 1944. Jane Eyre is an excellent adaption of Charlotte BrontA«'s 1847 novel.
Private Dancer, Starring Sage Snakechalmer as Rita Hayworth, Begins Performances Dec. 5
Private Dancer , a new combined-media stage play by Sage Snakechalmer about the life of Rita Hayworth, begins performances at the Lion Theatre Dec. 5. The production, which combines theatre, dance and film to explore the personal struggles of screen star Hayworth, continues through Dec. 21. "In Private Dancer Snakechalmer delves into some often ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
TV Thursday: Mars attacks
The Great Martian Wara "What if?" Literary scholars say that question has driven science fiction since time immemorial, and the made-for-TV movie The Great Martian War poses a doozy: What if Mars invaded Earth in 1913?a The Great Martian War isn't a sci-fi B picture exactly.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Around the World, Orson Welles & Cole Porter's Re-Discovered...
The unknown play written by Orson Welles and Cole Porter Around The World, based on Jules Verne 's Around The World in 80 Days, is to play a series of benefit performances in London's Sadler's Wells and New York City's Mint Theater.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Rita Hayworth's life to become stage play with costumes by Zac Posen
A new play based on the life of Rita Hayworth will be brought to life with costumes by Zac Posen.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Libera, one of the world's most accomplished and acclaimed boy choirs.
Warm your heart and soul with the angelic voices of one of the world's most acclaimed boy choirs as they perform traditional Christmas carols infused with the musical sounds of Ireland.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Jeff Wayne Announces Final Arena Tour Next Winter 2014 Of The War Of The Worlds
Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour in 2012, Live Nation and SJM Concerts, are delighted to announce that one of the most ground-breaking tours of all time, Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds is to return for the sixth and final time in 2014.
Orson Welles, Our Shakespeare
Last year, I called Charlie Chaplin "the Shakespeare of the twentieth century." This week, writing in the magazine about a pair of Shakespeare adaptations by Orson Welles, I call Welles "the Shakespeare of cinema."
Sat Nov 16, 2013
MAVEN Gets Ready to Explore Mars
Ever since antiquity, mankind has been fascinated by the lights in the night sky, and has wondered what they really were.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Wilson County News
Keeping the Faith: Hope over Hysteria
Post a comment Seventy five years ago this week, millions of ordinary Americans were convinced that the world was coming to an end.
Marc Forster, the Man Behind the New 007
Marc Forster, best known as a director of offbeat indie dramas, delves deep into James Bond's character in 'Quantum of Solace.'
The New Yorker
Richard Brody: Orson Welles's "Chimes at Midnight," at Anthology Film Archives.
In 1964, when Orson Welles played the lead role of Falstaff in his film "Chimes at Midnight" - his condensation of Shakespeare's history plays that feature the old and obese hedonist - he was forty-nine, a physical wreck, and a Hollywood has-been.
City hall confidential
Top: Orson Welles, left, and Charlton Heston in the 1958 movie, Touch of Evil. Bottom left: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was the inspiration for a federal prosecutor in the film Prince of the City.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Why Paul Robeson's voice spoke for us all
One evening in May 1944, Paul Robeson rushed north-eastwards from the Shubert Theatre in midtown Manhattan to a radio studio half a dozen blocks away, still dressed for the stage as Othello.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Richard Hell has his favorite film noir titles. What are yours? You...
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Tue Nov 12, 2013
MU Radio: Live from Johnston Hall
Marquette Radio DJs head to the basement of Johnston Hall every day to broadcast shows about sports, music or life around campus.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Spanish Star Amparo Rivelles Dies
The daughter of acting couple Rafael Rivelles and Maria Fernanda Ladron de Guevara, she began her screen career in the 1940s and appeared in films like 1944's romantic drama El Clavo .
Sun Nov 10, 2013
From Hell to Noir
Michael O'Hara pursues Elsa even to a hall of mirrors in the 1947 film noir "The Lady from Shanghai."
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Peter Bogdanovich on the night Orson Welles punk'd America
TV Guide Magazine spoke with one of the participants in the documentary, the great film director Peter Bogdanovich , who was a close pal of the late Welles.