The box office data at this time of year usually doesn't tell us much, but last weekend was an exception. Reese Witherspoon is a star. "Barbershop" has legs. And "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" is still…
The town's elite directors, who covet their power over "final cut," awakened recently to an ugly realization: Some people have been quietly re-editing their movies into their own final cut, and they…
Wherever the FCC seems to intrude, the upshot can be described in two words: Fewer voices. Under the guidance of Michael Powell, the guiding purpose of the agency seems to be to advance the cause of…
American Friends of the Hebrew University will fete Army Archerd with the 2003 Scopus Award.
Broadway was hit hard during Week 15 (Sept. 2-8) as the Jewish holidays, the NFL kickoff in Times Square and Sept. 11 jitters combined to depress B.O. Receipts tumbled by a staggering 35.6% to…
The world's problems cannot be simplified to the terms of showbiz, but now and then its insights may help: