Despite the cloying Hallmark Card music and Southeastern Conference-approved pom-pom waving, "The Book of Manning" — ESPN's latest addition to an impressive library of sports documentaries -- is…
Eileen Brennan, the veteran actress best known for roles in "The Last Picture Show," "Private Benjamin" and "Clue," died of bladder cancer in her Burbank home on Sunday. She was 80. Brennan earned…
Reclusive by nature, seminal psych-soul figure Shuggie Otis hasn't performed much since the mid '70s, which made his sold-out Wednesday evening concert at the Echoplex a rare and unique opportunity…
There are fans of "ER" and then there are the hardcore viewers -- those who've watched every episode throughout the skein's 14 seasons. And then there's Carly Reichert, who turned her passion for…
The Shakespeare Theater Company inaugurates its magnificent new Sidney Harman Hall with two elaborate productions in repertory -- the seldom-produced Christopher Marlowe plays "Tamburlaine" and…
The Back Lot: Ok, one more time -- Imus. The post-firing literary outpouring has become a genre unto itself -- one that is at once instructive and disturbing.