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Oct. 1 2010
Abby is one of those friends your parents warned you about. Sure, she looks nice enough — but there’s something, well, strange about her. She’s the new girl in town who doesn’t...
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Oct. 1 2010
(FRIDAY - Oct. 1) Maybe there's a sliver of truth in all those "Oscar curse" theories after all. Six years ago, Renee Zellweger took home a best supporting actress Academy Award for "Cold Mountain," in...
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Sept. 28 2010
"Greed is good," Wall Street wizard Gordon Gekko famously proclaimed in director Oliver Stone's 1987 hit "Wall Street." The statement was meant to be alarming but, in the rush-rush, help-yourself climate...
Sept. 28 2010
City Pulse\'s Turn It Down columnist Rich Tupica doesn\'t just write about music he also releases it. "Daddy Rockin\' Strong: A Tribute to Nolan Strong and the Diablos" is a salute to a Detroit vocalist...
Sept. 21 2010
Twosomes and threesomes are on the bill Saturday as Ruhala Performing Arts Center hosts \"Two By Two,\" an evening of music featuring Celina Matos Ruhala, Mark Ruhala, Jeff English and guest artist Valerie...
Sept. 21 2010
History will be made or remade at the American Heritage Festival, being held Saturday and Sunday at Woldumar Nature Center. The festival begins at 11 a.m. both days. Among the planned activities:...
art4795
Sept. 15 2010
During an interview Sunday morning at the Toronto International Film Festival, where the film premiered this week, Goldwyn admitted it was "the incredible tax incentive" that first drew him to Michigan:...
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Sept. 8 2010
When Stormfield Theatre artistic director Kristine Thatcher returns from her summer job at Wisconsin’s Dorr County Playhouse, she’ll have a new theater waiting for her
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Sept. 8 2010
Near the start of “Winter’s Bone” (opening Friday At Celebration!Lansing), we hear “Farther Along,” that old Southern hymn that asks why hard-working, faithful people often...
Sept. 6 2010
The Capitol TheatreWorks production of Dying City has added a 7 p.m. performance on Sept. 12 at the Ledges Playhouse in Grand Ledge. The drama about a widowed therapist trying to sort out her memories...
Sept. 3 2010
A naked nymph slithers up to a stony-faced Mexican federal Police officer and slips her hand below his waist. “What’s this long, hard thing?” she purrs.“My machete,” the cop...
Sept. 1 2010
It was supposed to be a peaceful evening for psychologist Kelly: She just wanted to watch “Law and Order.” But the young widow is about to get some unexpected company: her late husband Craig’s...
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Sept. 1 2010
Approximately 300 movies will be screened Sept. 9 to Sept. 19, and the variety is truly staggering, from the premieres of directors Clint Eastwood’s supernatural shocker “Hereafter” and...
Sept. 1 2010
Gifts or Creatures, Doug Mains and The City Folk, and Theme and Variation are among the bands performing at Harvest Music Fest, Oct. 1. Tickets are now on sale. The event will be held 6:30-9:30 p.m....
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Aug. 25 2010
“Hubble captured images so complex we can actually travel through them,” DiCaprio notes, and travel through them we do. In a breathtakingly beautiful sequence, the camera effortlessly sails...
Aug. 25 2010
The question: When will Emma Thompson get around to making a sequel to “Nanny McPhee”? The answer: When pigs fly.But, as Eleanor of Aquitaine promised in “The Lion in Winter,” there...
Aug. 25 2010
It’s about time a film addressed a pressing problem that has been the secret shame of millions, a condition politicians never dare to address, a situation even the mouthiest TV pundits refuse to...
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Aug. 25 2010
Matthew Jason would like to invite you to explore what he calls the “chicken underground.”No, our feathered friends have not formed a resistance movement to protect their precious eggs from...
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Aug. 25 2010
This year’s Stages of the Law Theatre Festival, sponsored by the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, will feature a quintet of plays dealing with legal issues
Aug. 24 2010
Peppermint Creek Theatre's outstanding production of Dark Play, or Stories for Boys was one of the highlights of last weekend's Renegade Theatre Festival. If you missed it, don't make the same mistake...