Bandleader and bassist Christian McBride did his homework well and had an 18-piece, brass-heavy band ready to re-create James Brown's 1970 big-band odyssey "Soul on Top" at the Bowl Wednesday. The…
In a historic move, trade union members at giant Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola on Thursday approved, by an overwhelming majority, massive job cuts at the economically troubled pubcaster.
Peter O'Toole reigns once again onscreen in "Venus." Playing his first meaty leading film role in perhaps two decades, the still charismatic star scores a bull's-eye here as an aged thespian who…
Donna Marquet's setting looks right, but everything else goes wrong in Douglas Steinberg's clumsy dramatization of Edward Hopper's 1942 painting "Nighthawks." Some see despair, others menace in…
Lifetime scored a major coup by securing the rights to Susan Monk Kidd's best-selling novel "The Mermaid Chair" and then by snagging Kim Basinger as the telepic's star. In return, the net should be…