Monday, October 14, 2013
After 20 years, it's possible for the details of a relationship to get fuzzy.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
A captain whose high seas kidnapping is the focus of a new Hollywood movie gave the production a thumbs up on Thursday — but noted the real thing was “much worse.”
Friday, October 11, 2013
A documentary about a rural Taiwanese village obliterated by a mudslide during Typhoon Morakot in 2009 will compete in the upcoming Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival in Japan, one of the largest of its kind in Asia.
Stanley Kauffmann, the erudite critic, author and editor who reviewed movies for The New Republic for more than 50 years, wrote his own plays and fiction, and helped discover the classic novels “Fahrenheit 451” and “The Moviegoer,” died Wednesday. He was 97.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The Japanese hit drama “Hanzawa Naoki,” one of the most-watched TV series in recent decades in Japan, premiered in Taiwan on Monday and drew over 550,000 viewers on its first night, local media reported Tuesday.
Monday, October 7, 2013
Georgia When the cotton mill closed, the rural Georgia town of Grantville began a slow transformation into a ghost town.
With its playful mingling of fantasy and reality, James Thurber's beloved short story “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” has seemed the stuff of movies since its initial publication in 1939.
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Rosebud is a sled.
America's leading animated dysfunctional family “The Simpsons” will be continuing their antics for a 26th season, the Fox broadcast network said on Friday, cementing the show's status as the longest-running animated series in U.S. television history.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Mexican director Guillermo Del Toro is bringing his dark, ghoulish style to Fox's long-running animated series “The Simpsons” on Sunday, when his take on popular monsters and villains will be featured in the show's opening sequence.