News on Short continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | Chicago Reader
Tonight at the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Northwest Chicago Film Society presents Ernst Lubitsch's Ninotchka , screening in a new 35mm print.
Do you value American lives more than foreign lives?
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
6 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Diana Serra Cary, age 95, is currently a respected author of such fascinating looks at film history as "Hollywood Posse," "Hollywood's Children," and "Whatever Happened to Baby Peggy."
The boys of One Direction got the chance to test out their acting abilities, appearing alongside the stars of "Anchorman" on "Saturday Night Live" last night .
Kohl's, HomeGoods and Big Lots seem adrift on a sea of rough asphalt. They opened in fall and winter 2012, representing less than half of the 282,000 square feet of shops promised in 2007.
Ticket Down announces that One Direction is coming to the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, North Carolina on Saturday, September 27th and Sunday, September 28th.
Back in mid-2004, at the age of just twenty, Cavill was a young actor mostly known for small roles in 2002's "The Count of Monte Cristo" and 2003's "I Capture the Castle".
While most of us were plowing through instant mashed potatoes and canned cranberry sauce on Turkey Day, British-Iranian comic Omid Djalili was invited to spend Thanksgiving at UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson's house in New York.
While the lion's share of the Grammy nominations, announced on Friday night, went to rap and pop stars, plenty of legendary rockers received recognition as well, among them David Bowie , Paul McCartney , Mick Jagger & Keith Richards , Neil Young , Black Sabbath and even Led Zeppelin .
Emile Hirsch and Holliday Granger star as outlaw lovers in "Bonnie & Clyde," a two-part miniseries debuting Sunday on Lifetime, History and A&E.
Two-time Olivier Award winner Simon Russell Beale 's performance in the title role of William Shakespeare 's KING LEAR, directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes , will be seen by cinema audiences worldwide when NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE broadcasts the production live from the National's Olivier Theatre on Thursday, May 1, 2014, with varying dates ... (more)
We lost a sterling actor this week, an actor whose name was less familiar than his face or voice.
Today is day 5 of 25 days of classic Christmas movies and the pick is " Black Christmas ."
In November 1954, the "Hallmark Hall of Fame" TV series presented a live broadcast of "Macbeth" starring two of the greatest theater stars of the era, Maurice Evans and Judith Anderson.
The whole idea of what counts as weird is a little warped for those of us who grew up on Rankin-Bass stop-motion Christmas specials.
Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, is proud to announce the highlights from the upcoming Hollywood auction this December 21st, details are below.
Undoubtedly, one of the finest productions in the metropolitan area and possibly the Midwest, the Kansas City Repertory Theatre's production of A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens and adapted by Barbara Field is playing at the Spencer Theatre on the UMKC campus through December 26. Kyle Hatley directs this elaborate and magnificent ... (more)