Most critics were underwhelmed by The Casual Vacancy, J.K. Rowling's first foray into literary realism for adults. In a web chat hosted by Scholastic (the American publisher of the Harry Potter series), she announced that her next book will likely be for young readers.
Halle Berry Cloud Atlas,
Cloud Atlas Halle Berry,
Cloud Atlas Photos,
Cloud Atlas Stills,
With the release of "Cloud Atlas" a mere two weeks away, Warner Bros. has unloaded a torrent of new photos from the epic adaptation of David Mitchell's best-selling novel, including a first look at Halle Berry looking decidedly unlike herself. Co-directed by Tom Tykwer and Andy...
"Blade Runner 2" is coming to theaters in the near future, a fact director Ridley Scott re-confirmed to the U.K. paper Metro in a new interview. "It's not a rumor; it's happening," Scott said when asked about the film. The director then added his own idle...
No More Page 3,
No More Page 3 Poetry,
Page 3 Campaign,
Women In Media,
UK Lifestyle News
The No More Page 3 campaign has so far attracted thousands of signatures, and now it has inspired some poetry, too. The project, which has been widely debated on The HuffPost UK, seeks to put an end to the images of topless women on the page three of...
SPECIAL FROM By Barbara Lovenheim It seems improbable for a new slant on Katharine Hepburn to emerge, but the upcoming exhibit Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen at the New York Public Library for the...
WASHINGTON — America often knows the names but not the faces of its great poets. Now the National Portrait Gallery is introducing dozens of 20th century poets to Washington visitors. "Poetic Likeness: Modern American Poets" opens Friday and will be on view through April.
Gangster Squad Trailer,
Gangster Squad Trailer 2,
New Gangster Squad Trailer,
Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin lead the title team in "Gangster Squad," but one look at the film's newest trailer reveals the real star of this show: Sean Penn as Mickey Cohen. Caked in makeup, Penn plays the infamous Los Angeles gangster in Ruben Fleischer's film with a brio that...
Solar System Photos,
Photos of space always make our jaws drop and our problems seem tiny. The new book Planetfall: New Solar System Visions by Michael Benson (Abrams, $55) contains truly stunning images of our planet and the astronomical objects around us. Benson works at the intersection of...