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Classic Hollywood

In the mid-1950s, Hollywood proudly proclaimed that “Movies Are Better Than Ever.” And it was hard to argue the point, with many of the brightest stars at their peak, innovations such as wide-screen cinemascope, 3D and patron-friendly pr... Read more

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 DouglasFairbanks is beautiful as a faun, and as revealingly clad, as he reclines atopa fountain at the opening of The Thief of Bagdad (1924). And he moves with thefluid drama of Nijinski through this Orientalist fantasy, restored and out o.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

All About Eve, perhaps the most extraordinary film of 1950, remains one of the great Hollywood movies of all time. The winner of six Academy Awards, All About Eve claimed Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director and Screenplay (Joseph L. Mankiewicz).. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

An oddity that could only have been discovered by Courtney Love, Emilie Autumn is an industrial-goth-cabaret electric violinist who alternates between writing dainty odes to Victorian culture and cacophonous electro-clatter that romanticize... Read more

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KISS w/ Chevelle @ The Marcus Amphitheater, 7:30 p.m. AlthoughKISS purists would argue this current incarnation of the band is notlegitimate KISS, since f,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

This Week in Milwaukee

There aren’t many musicians who can say they’ve upstaged the Beatles, but Joe Cocker can—although some might argue that since the Beatles song he upstaged them on was originally sung by Ringo Starr, Cocker succeeded on a technicality. Co Read more

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I might have been 10 or I might have been 12. It might have been on a Saturday or a Sunday afternoon back in the three network days when old B movies were off-time filler on broadcast television. I stumbled across a movie set in a castle in the .. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Last call for penis. Puppetry of the Penis concludes its week-long run at the Miramar The Rear Window ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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