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Breaking Bad TV Habits

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 10.06.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

With all of the gun violence and drug-related deaths in this country and our TV habits, I am wondering if it is a case of art imitating life or life imitating art? Either way, this nation is in trouble. TV used to be an escape to forget the world's problems. Now TV is something we need to escape from.

Harrison Ford Was Just As Handsome In 1980

Posted 11.08.2013 | Fifty

Before he was a president duking it out with terrorists on "Air Force One" or even before he was a fugitive, Harrison Ford was just a man trying to ma...

Twenty Top Movie Endings You (Maybe) Hadn't Thought Of

John Farr | Posted 03.09.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

All great movies -- and great movie endings -- stay in our memories as normal or indifferent ones never could. They're like great taglines -- their strength lies in the very fact that we can't forget them.

TV Writer Don Brinkley Dies At 91

AP | Posted 07.16.2012 | TV

NEW YORK -- Don Brinkley, a noted television writer and the stepfather of supermodel and actress Christie Brinkley, has died. He was 91. A spokeswoma...

Andrew Davis Returns to Stony Island

Alex Simon | Posted 06.23.2012 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

Stony Island, which Davis co-wrote and produced with Tamar Simon Hoffs, arrives on DVD and VOD from Cinema Libre Studio on April 24. Andrew Davis sat down recently to discuss his memories of Stony Island.

My Fake Family Tree

Monica Medina | Posted 04.25.2012 | Latino Voices
Monica Medina

My teacher was forcing me to reveal that my father's name was Enrique and my relatives had names like Teotiste, Cesar, Josefina, Juan and so on. I wasn't ready to display my Venezuelan roots to the world.

Stocking Stuffers: The Best Movies About Miscarriages of Justice

David Protess | Posted 02.18.2012 | Chicago
David Protess

Hollywood relishes tales of villains, victims and heroes, so it is not surprising that movies about miscarriages of justice have long been a staple of the film industry.

PHOTOS: Inside The $4 Million Home From 'The Fugitive'

Posted 10.15.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago area is no stranger to elaborate homes with a history of being featured on the silver screen, but few are as impressive as a four-story, 6...

A Villain Who Looks Like a Fascist and Talks Like a Communist: The Strange Politics of John Ford's The Fugitive

The New York Public Library | Posted 08.13.2011 | New York
The New York Public Library

How did the Cold War play out in Mexico? For Seth Fein, who is giving a free lecture at The New York Public Library tomorrow evening, much of the story can be understood in the production of a 1947 John Ford movie.

PHOTOS: Top Ten Movies Filmed In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

To celebrate their 40th anniversary, Chicago magazine has been releasing Top 40 lists of the records, restaurants and movies that epitomize Chicago. T...

What's Television Telling Us About American Men in Deep-uh-?

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Finkle

Maybe this is an overdue recognition that men -- traditionally socialized to be strong, to deny their flaws adamantly -- are finally able to come face to face with them.

Seven Greatest Fictional University Of Chicago Graduates

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Classes begin at the University of Chicago this week and to mark the start graduate student Michael Sherrin compiled a list of the 7 greatest fiction...