March 1, 2013 - 10:24am
The Floyd Theater presents 'Anna Karenina'
Presenting the most recent adaptation of Tolstoy's classic novel.
Nothing like a good epic novel to get the juices flowing. 1000+ pages? Bring it on. I read “Atlas Shrugged” last year. That was a trip. We can talk about that sometime. Also: I cannot recommend highly enough David Foster Wallace's “Infinite Jest.” A longtime favorite,...
February 26, 2013 - 1:45pm
Film Noir Wednesdays at the Dreamland Film Center presents 'The Asphalt Jungle'
Jewel heists and presidential assassinations at the Dreamland Film Center.
As a teenager, I discovered Stanley Kubrick. It was 2001: A Space Odyssey that did it. Captivated, I immediately sought out Dr. Strangelove, one of the greatest black comedies ever created. The villain is General Jack D. Ripper, who takes matters into his own hands during the Cold War and orders a...
February 25, 2013 - 4:03pm
The Frankfort Avenue corridor is home to more than 80 woman-owned businesses and service providers, many of whom have been operating on The Avenue for more than 20 years. To celebrate the accomplishments of these women, and ALL women, the Frankfort Avenue Business Association (FABA) is hosting a...
February 25, 2013 - 11:15am
Village 8 Louisville Exclusives presents 'Knife Fight'
You'll get stabbed in the face!!
I haven't thought about politics in months. In fact, I didn't even think much about politics last year during election season. (Confession: I didn't even vote!) Politics are a sticky, messy business, full of misdirection and misinformation, and we are expected to swallow all of it whole...
February 25, 2013 - 10:45am
Jennifer Lawrence wins her first Oscar for 'Silver Linings Playbook'
Our most current hometown hero has achieved the greatest honor to be bestowed upon the Hollywood elite.
Ladies and gentlemen, it has happened: local Louisville favorite Jennifer Lawrence, star of this year's The Hunger Games and The House at the End of the Street, has won her first ever Academy Award for her starring role in David O. Russel's Silver Lining's Playbook. She first came to...