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33 min ago | The Kaleidoscope

Flashback Friday: Heavy Metal-The Movie

The film " Heavy Metal: The Movie " and I have a colorful history. Like many a child of the 80's, I first saw it on cable, the direct result of having a TV as my babysitter, more often than not.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Heavy Metal, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies

4 hrs ago |

Flash Friday: First Midnight! Into the Woods Casts a Spell Onstage & Onscreen

Today we are celebrating the lineage of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine 's family-friendly fairy tale musical INTO THE WOODS now that we have gotten our very first glimpse of the new big screen edition starring Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp late this week via an attention-grabbing new teaser trailer and production photos.


Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Sweeney Todd, Drama Movies, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Music!, Family, Bernadette Peters

8 hrs ago | Oxford Times

South Park festival boasts a starry line-up

EXPERIMENTAL rock group Klaxons have been revealed as the surprise headliners for a new festival to take place in Oxford's South Park.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Detroit News

Allison Williams in 'Peter Pan' continues cross-dressing tradition

The live broadcast of 'Peter Pan' will star Allison Williams as Peter Pan. Williams is the daughter of 'NBC Nightly News' anchor Brian Williams.


Related Topix: Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Girls, Entertainment, Television, Allison Williams, NBC Nightly News, Theater, Arts

Trailer for Disney's Star-Studded Fairy Tale Musical, 'Into the Woods'

Nobody has had more success with live-action fairy tales than Disney, who have broke the bank with Alice in Wonderland and Maleficent already, and probably will again next year with Cinderella .


Related Topix: Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Brandon Sun

'Boyhood' star Ellar Coltrane on watching himself grow up on screen

Ellar Coltrane was six and had precious little acting experience when he was first cast in "Boyhood," Richard Linklater's ambitious coming-of-age tale filmed over a period of 12 years.


Related Topix: Boyhood, Waking Life, Drama Movies, Richard Linklater, Celebrities, Ethan Hawke

'The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie': Trailer freakishly shows gang out of water

Sure, SpongeBob SquarePants is one of the most iconic cartoon characters over the past decade, and everyone knows how life is on the floor at Bikini Bottom, but how about on land? The first trailer for "The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water" shows just how the gang from the deep would deal with things if they were thrown into the real world, per ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, Adventure

Tivyside Advertiser

Open-air family theatre

There's more open-air family theatre to round off the summer, with a fantastic performance of The Three Musketeers at Narberth Rugby Club on August 25. Boxtree Productions are bringing their first family friendly musical adaptation to Narberth, with action, swordfights, original songs, and a little bit of romance, there's something for the whole ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, The Three Musketeers, Thriller, Adventure

Justin Bieber taunts Orlando Bloom on Instagram after Ibiza fight 'over Miranda Kerr'

TMZ reported the men got into a physical altercation with each other at Cipriani restaurant in Ibiza early Wednesday morning and apparently Orlando even "threw a punch" at the pop star.


Related Topix: Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, The Three Musketeers, Thriller, Adventure, Celebrities, Orlando Bloom, Entertainment

Wed Jul 30, 2014

TCM's Summer Under the Stars back in August

Watch a short video biography about Judy Garland's life, including her early years at MGM, her roles in "The Wizard of Oz" and "A Star is Born," her battle with drug and alcohol addiction, and her death in June, 1969.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jazz, Judy Garland, Alcoholism, Health, Medicine, Recreational Vehicle, Award

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Classic Family Reading

She's met outrageous friends, fought off flying monkeys and even slayed a pair of witches.


Related Topix: Short, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, The Wizard of Oz, Musical Movies, Kansas


New Into the Woods Images Reveal Anna Kendrick's Cinderella, Chris...

The Disney production stars James Corden and Emily Blunt as a Baker and his wife who venture into the woods to confront the witch responsible for putting a curse on the childless couple.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Begin Again, James Corden

The Tribune

Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan

This May 5, 2014 file photo shows Allison Williams at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," in New York.


Related Topix: Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Girls, Entertainment, Allison Williams

Brandon Sun

'Girls' star Allison Williams headed skyward as flying hero of NBC's live musical 'Peter Pan'

The network announced Wednesday that Williams will play the boy who refused to grow up in NBC's new staging of "Peter Pan Live!" The live telecast of this musical classic will air Dec. 4. The 26-year-old actress-comedian plays Marnie Michaels on HBO's comedy "Girls," for which she has recorded several songs.


Related Topix: Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Girls, Entertainment, Television, Allison Williams, The Mindy Project

'Peter Pan' is very strong

Sometimes, "P" is for fantasy. This column recently reviewed the first "Pirates of the Caribbean" film and "The Princess Bride".


Related Topix: Family, Peter Pan, Adventure, Musical Movies, Jeremy Sumpter

Amazing castle stays

Are you looking to create that "definable moment" for your next vacation? Perhaps you'd like to indulge that noble heritage you recently discovered through Enjoy a catered picnic along the shores of a private fishing lake? Or dabble in some equestrian activity while visiting the Royal Stables? With a little advance planning you can ... (more)


Related Topix: Robin Hood, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Musical Movies

Boise Weekly

Guilty Displeasures

Our nation's purveyors of pomp have failed their charge. In the simplest terms, movie studios have turned their backs on the nation's audiences; and those audiences, in turn, have turned away from the silver screen and toward their TV screens.


Related Topix: Boise, ID, Oblivion, Western, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Alice in Wonderland, Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, After Earth

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Laura Wickham Stars in Iris Theatre's Alice Through the Looking Glass, Now thru Aug 30

After last summer's critical success with a promenade adaptation of Lewis Carroll 's Alice in Wonderland, Iris Theatre are returning to the gardens and grounds of St Paul's Church, Covent Garden for a sixth year of family-friendly theatre, and its sequel, Alice through the Looking Glass.


Related Topix: Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Christopher Walken cast in Disney's 'The Jungle Book' remake

Disney thinks so. The company announced Tuesday that Walken has joined the cast of its live action remake of "The Jungle Book."


Related Topix: Seven Psychopaths, The Jungle Book, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Christopher Walken, Jazz, Louis Prima


The quantum Cheshire cat: Scientists separate a particle from its properties

The Quantum Cheshire Cat: Can a particle be separated from its properties? On July 29, the prestigious journal, Nature Communications , published the results of the first Cheshire Cat experiment, separating a neutron from its magnetic field, conducted by Chapman University in Orange, CA, and Vienna University of Technology.


Related Topix: Chapman University, Orange, CA, Alice in Wonderland, Family, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Physics, Science