Wednesday Jul 16
What should one expect at college?
Similar to the Frank Capra comedy-drama which made Jimmy Stewart famous Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, the new book by David Stag, Bill Smith Goes to College contains angst, drama, and humor.
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Wednesday Jul 16
Small-Town Grants: Jimmy Stewart Airport and More
The airport in the western Pennsylvania county where film star Jimmy Stewart was born and raised - the Indiana County/Jimmy Stewart Airport - is getting $354,666 to remove obstructions and complete a runway extension.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The London Free Press
Londoners invited to two transit drop-in sessions Thursday
An LTC number 2 Dundas bus waits at a red light as it heads down its namesake street in downtown London on Sunday.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
PRLog US Entertainment
Cynthia Pepper's Hollywood Story Is Finally Told
Jul. 11, 2014 - LAS VEGAS -- Cynthia Pepper's Hollywood memoir, "Pigtails, Presley & Pepper" is now available for purchase by the public.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Off the Wall Theatre takes on homoerotic aspects of the classic thriller 'Rope'
Gay-themed erotic thrillers are rare enough in 2014, so audiences in 1929 must have been shocked at the premiere run of Patrick Hamilton's play Rope , about two college-age male lovers who murder a fellow student in an attempt to commit the perfect crime.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Book Review: Stress Test By Timothy Geithner
Geithner was in the center of the 2008-09 Panic and this book provides a useful perspective from an excellent vantage point.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The History of America In 12 Movies
Here in Boone, NC, the most perfect and beautiful spot in all of America , the sky is blue and the air is cool and dry.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Man from Laramie
When Will Lockhart rides into the small town of Coronado towing a wagon filled with supplies, he finds more than he bargained for in the form of the Waggoman clan, a wealthy family who seem to have their hand in every facet of the small town.
July 4 Film Friday: Frank Capra's 'Mr. Smith Goes To Washington' with James Stewart
No filmmaker had a more positive view of America than Frank Capra. Beginning with American Madness in 1934, Capra began a cycle of films centered on the American dream - at least the American Dream According To Frank Capra.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Centenary Stage Company announces theater season at Lackland Center
Classics and family favorites are mixed in with musical memoirs and two world premieres during the 2014-2015 theatre season at The Centenary Stage Company.
The Philadelphia Story
If you thought your love life was complicated, take a look at Tracy Lord's: On the eve of her wedding, the bride-to-be finds herself in a love triangle of the stickiest sort.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Jimmy Stewart as Glenn Miller in 1956 biopic made bandleader a fan
Nick Hilscher, in white jacket, leads the Glenn Miller Orchestra, which will peform at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Sony and Twilight bring "The Man from Laramie" to Blu-ray
LEGENDARY STAR James Stewart traded his nice-guy persona to take on complex roles in the 1950s.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Romantic sparks light up 'Philadelphia Story'
With a cast full of Portland actors, Clackamas Repertory Theatre will kick off its 10th anniversary year when the romantic comedy "The Philadelphia Story" takes to the stage on June 27. The plot of the play, set in the late 1930s, revolves around Tracy Lord, a Philadelphia socialite, whose next-day wedding plans are disrupted by the appearance of ... (more)
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Storrs Library to begin 'Classic Summer Movies' series of showings tonight
The Storrs Public Library in Longmeadow will allow local residents to escape the summer heat and relax in front of some well-loved films in the weeks to come, as it begins its "Classic Summer Movies" series this evening, Monday, June 23rd, at 7. Tonight's feature is Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window , which was released in 1954 and stars James Stewart ... (more)