Though it feels lightning fast, it has been 10 years since Jazz at Lincoln Center brought the quintessential American music form into the hallowed halls reserved for the classics. In that decade, the…
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Despite the terrorist attacks that wreaked havoc on lower Manhattan less than three weeks ago, the Gotham film industry's fall event season gets under way this weekend as planned and on schedule.
Most people might think breaking into the business of film composing is a daunting proposition, but for scoring veteran Carter Burwell, it was simple -- "Blood Simple" to be exact.
The glitzy masses who migrate each summer to the South Fork of Long Island may never have heard of Barbara Kopple's Oscar-winning documentaries of blue-collar struggle, "Harlan County USA" and…
Cary Granat is the founder of Walden Media, an educational media company based in New York. Although he was not in New York City at the time of the attacks, the tragedy hit close to home.
Few TV staples have been as reliable, or as compelling, as the police show set in New York City. A look back over four decades:
A bunch of farmers, a park renovation and an office tower. That unlikely trio helped transform Union Square from a den of drug dealing into a thriving cultural enclave filled with trendy restaurants…
Doug Liman, director and producer of "The Bourne Identity" -- like many other New York residents -- is still in a state of disbelief about the events of Sept. 11. "You keep expecting to wake up and…
"The average age of a New York Friar is deceased." While a long-standing joke, attributed to Abbot Emeritus Milton Berle; it's a stigma the social club is trying to dispel. Recently, the New York…
A select sampling of recently shot, currently shooting and upcoming films using New York and surrounding locations. A Beautiful Mind (Start date: March 27) Imagine Ent./Universal/DreamWorks…
Somebody tell the goombahs to stop whacking each other. And get those politicos out of their extramarital dens of sin. And don't forget to crank up the Lizziemobile.