18 hrs ago
Theatrical Review: Sex Tape
Very few movies can maintain a joke for an entire film. And very few movies can maintain a series of sarcastic, juvenile, ridiculous, and offensive ones without losing its charm about ten minutes in.
20 hrs ago
South China Morning Post
Steven Bishop, songwriter to the stars, is excited about his Hong Kong debut
Back in 1976, not many aspiring singer-songwriters recording their debut albums were lucky enough to have Eric Clapton turn up at the studio to contribute a couple of guitar solos.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
'The Blues Brothers' is an enjoyable film
Chicago is one of those cities that inspires enormous affection. In several recently reviewed films, such as "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Life Itself," the windy city's musical culture is evoked, although there is no movie that offers a grander celebration of Chicago and its environs and musical traditions than " The Blues Brothers ," from 1980.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Disney Channel Announces August Programming Highlights
Disney Channel announces August 2014 Programming Highlights *All programming subject to change* **Episodes premiere on the Disney Junior block on Disney Channel Unless Otherwise Stated** Friday, August 1 Original Series - Episode Premiere Jake and the Never Land Pirates "Hook The Genie! / A Royal Misunderstanding" "Hook The Genie!" - Captain Hook ... (more)
Scoop: Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Fox - Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Sunday Night Animated Comedies Draw A-List Stars This Fall on FOX, Includes Jane Fonda, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, Liam Neeson, Aziz Ansari, and More Jake and Amy investigate a string of hotel robberies together, but Jake turns on her when he finds out she may leave the Nine-Nine to work in the Special Crimes unit with "The Vulture" .
Thu Jul 17, 2014
A Few Things You May Not Know About Saturday Night Live
Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen .
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Midsummer, "Animal House," Restaurant Week
Behind the Scenes Midsummer Fantasy Fest Meet the creators of A Midsummer Fantasy Fest, which will be held next weekend , 6 p.m. at the Virginia Stage Company, 110 E. Tazewell Street, Norfolk.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Brooks Wheelan Fired From SNL After Horrible Drop In Ratings - Is This Show On Its Way Out?
Saturday Night Live premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975. The originally titled NBC's Saturday Night garnered fame and infamy for its live comedy sketches, political parodies and pop culture allusions.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Soho Dive Cody's Bar & Grill Has Closed
The curtain and American-flag-draped barroom at Cody's Bar & Grill has gone dark on the far western reaches of Soho.
The Chronicle Herald
Tuned in: Cop sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine earns the yuks
I've always loved Andy Samberg, mainly from his stint at Saturday Night Live and the brilliant digital shorts produced with his creative team.
Dancing duo places sixth at nationals
Courtesy Photo: The Blues Brothers perform at the national Dance Machine Inc. contest held recently in North Carolina.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Binge Saturday: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Summer is the perfect time to take a vacation, so book a trip to your couch and get to know the officers on Brooklyn Nine-Nine .
Fri Jul 11, 2014
'Blues Brothers' Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi are back in black tonight at the Alabama...
Dan Aykroyd, left, starred as Elwood Blues and John Belushi played "Joliet" Jake Blues in the 1980 comedy "The Blues Brothers."
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Wauconda remembers 'The Blues Brothers' shot in town 35 years ago
It was early September 1979, and the actors were in town filming "The Blues Brothers" -- the John Landis-directed, cameo-filled movie that's arguably the greatest musical-action-comedy ever made.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Milwaukee movies off the grid: June 27-July 3
"The Blues Brothers": Jake and Elwood are on the road - including Milwaukee's former "road to nowhere" - in the 1980 movie starring John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd as blues-loving, troublemaking legends who get a little help from some of the biggest music stars ever - Ray Charles, James Brown, Aretha Franklin and Cab Calloway - and lots of ... (more)
River Cities' Reader
2014 Blues Fest: Blues Brother - Curtis Salgado
If you're of my generation - the generation that, as grade-schoolers, used to stay up long after bedtime to watch the early years of Saturday Night Live - there may be two names you most associate with your early exposure to blues music: Jake and Elwood.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Belching a dirge?
"WAS it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbour? Hell no!", thundered John "Bluto" Blutarsky in the 1978 film "Animal House", one of the highest-grossing comedies of all time.