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July 15 2010
There are movies that wash over you, like a shower. There are movies that hit you in the face, like a blast of freezing rain. And then there’s writer-director Christopher Nolan’s “Inception,”...
July 14 2010
While that song isn’t included in the Williamston Theatre’s “Five Course Love,” Gregg Coffin’s script expresses similar sentiments as it showcases a quintet of miniature musical...
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July 14 2010
It took producer Jerry Bruckheimer almost 20 years to cash in on the “Indiana Jones” series with his “National Treasure” franchise. He must be picking up the pace: “The Sorcerer’s...
July 14 2010
Looks like Common Ground performer Adam Lambert couldn\'t resist being drawn into Spiral during his stopover in Lansing. According to Perez Hilton, the former "American Idol" dropped by the club Sunday...
July 9 2010
Sharing a message from Joan Nelson, director of the Allen Neighborhood Center: "On Friday morning, a home at 506 Leslie Street nearly burned to the ground. While the house itself is still intact, everything...
July 9 2010
The Michigan Shakespeare Festival will honor its artistic director July 17 at John Neville-Andrews Appreciation Night. The event coincides with the opening night of the Festival\'s...
July 8 2010
Tom Stewart is about to launch an incubator. But instead of hatching eggs, he hopes to launch a new era of opportunity for artists. Stewart is the president of the Center for New Enterprise Opportunity,...
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July 1 2010
It’s not just the presence of titles like “The Karate Kid” and “The A-Team”: If you’re heading to the movies this summer, it really is 1983 all over again. That was...
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July 1 2010
For Kate (Catherine Keener), charity does not begin at home but guilt begins in the workplace. She and her husband, Alex (Oliver Platt), own an upscale used-furniture store in Manhattan, one of those shops...
June 30 2010
The infobox attached to the Smoke on the Mountain preview in the print edition of City Pulse had an incorrect starting time for the musical. It opens at Lansing Community College's Summer Stage Under the...
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June 30 2010
It’s a scene we’ve all witnessed a thousand times before: “Marry me,” the hero asks his beloved. And she responds… “Change me.”Excuse me? Anyhow, that’s...
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June 30 2010
Sometimes, it takes a tag team to promote a movie properly. So Jackson Rathbone and Nicola Peltz have been hitting the road together to promote “The Last Airbender,” director M. Night Shyamalan’s...
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June 24 2010
In 2001, Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz played friends with benefits in director Cameron Crowe’s surrealistic psychodrama “Vanilla Sky.” At the time, both stars were riding high: Cruise...
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June 23 2010
Every year on his birthday, Swedish industrialist Henrik Vanger receives a package containing framed flowers. The gifts come from all over the world, but Vanger isn’t delighted: He suspects they...
June 23 2010
On Thursday, June 24, Publicom will be hosting Pro Bono Publico, a 24-hour sustained creative blitz during which the Publicom team and partners provide pro bono marketing, creative and public relations...
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June 18 2010
The fear of becoming obsolete. Abandonment issues. The threat of Death By Monkeys.They’re all part of the psychological backdrop of “Toy Story 3,” a first-rate — and long-overdue...
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June 16 2010
Back in April, I received an invitation to a screening of “Toy Story 3” via Facebook. How exciting, I thought: Pixar Animation Studios is actually going to show the movie two months ahead of...
June 10 2010
The City of East Lansing\'s outdoor Summer Concert Series returns at 7 p.m. Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12 in downtown East Lansing. Performances are free. The Friday show at Fountain Square...
June 10 2010
Seven new members were elected to the Lansing Symphony\'s Board of Directors at the June 3 meeting. The new Board additions are April Clobes; Sue Coley; Bruce Dunn; Brian Lefler; Jon...
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June 9 2010
Chely Wright’s memoir, “Like Me: Confessions of a Heartland Country Singer,” begins with what could easily have been the end of her story: It’s January 2006, and a tormented and...