Wednesday Mar 26
recent films in the chicago area
I've seen quite a few films lately, and I spoke about all of them recently on Cathleen Bartels' radio show on WZRD.
The Orlando Sentinel
Ronan Farrow, Darrell Issa visit Bill Maher
Louise Lasser Lasser, who might be known to some for the 1970s soap opera spoof "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman," was married to Allen in the '60s and worked with him on "Bananas" , "WhatA's New Pussycat?," "Take the Money and Run" and "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask."
Showbiz Analysis with Louise Lasser
Legendary comedic actress Louise Lasser got her first big break on Broadway when she was cast as Barbra Streisand's understudy in the musical I Can Get It for You Wholesale .
Liz vs. Jim: Should we praise Woody Allen?
Remember when Public Safety Minister Vic Toews - in pushing for a law giving the feds unprecedented online privacy-invasion power - said you, "either stand with us or with the child pornographers"? It comes to this in defending Woody Allen's legacy as a filmmaker, let alone as one whose films have given actresses more room to breathe onscreen than ... (more)