The battle for ‘Best Picture’ — a look at this year’s nominees

The battle for ‘Best Picture’ — a look at this year’s nominees

The 91st annual Academy Awards are set to air this weekend, and there’s a lot of discussion to be had about this year’s Best Picture nomin...

February 17th, 2019 updated: February 17th, 2019. |  


2018’s top 5 video games

2018’s top 5 video games

Normally, this is the time of the year where I would be writing a piece to discuss all of my favorites from last year in movies, TV and all forms of e...

January 17th, 2019 |  


“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low

“Bohemian Rhapsody” — little high, little low

There’s a sequence about 45 minutes into “Bohemian Rhapsody” in which the initial 1975 reviews of the film’s titular song roll...

November 4th, 2018 updated: November 4th, 2018. |  



“Halloween” offers more blood and less nuance

“Halloween” offers more blood and less nuance

John Carpenter’s “Halloween,” released in 1978, is not a perfect film (as none really are), but I believe it has one major attribute...

October 20th, 2018 updated: October 23rd, 2018. |  


Charity Rocks! at home

Charity Rocks! at home

TROY — Combining music, camping and charity, the 13th annual Miami Valley Music Fest will be held July 20-21 at The Eagles Campground in Troy. T...

July 15th, 2018 |  


“Incredibles 2” — Groovy little movie all stuffed with fluff

“Incredibles 2” — Groovy little movie all stuffed with fluff

Is there a sequel in 2018 more universally anticipated than “Incredibles 2”? Unless you’re a big “Hotel Transylvania” fa...

June 17th, 2018 updated: June 17th, 2018. |  


“Solo: A Star Wars Story” — Disney really, really wants your money

“Solo: A Star Wars Story” — Disney really, really wants your money

I won’t beat around the bush — “Solo: A Star Wars Story” isn’t great. It’s not terrible, but it’s definitely...

May 27th, 2018 updated: May 27th, 2018. |  


Restaurant group negotiating to buy out Mario Batali

NEW YORK (AP) — The restaurant group co-owned by Mario Batali says it has been “actively negotiating” to buy out the celebrity chef ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Sony buys most of EMI Music, to spend $9B on image sensors

TOKYO (AP) — Electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. said Tuesday it plans to spend $2.3 billion acquiring an additional 60 percent sta...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


After assault tweets, Perrette thanks CBS

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Pauley Perrette thanked CBS for its treatment of her, days after saying she suffered “multiple physical assault...

May 18th, 2018 |