Here'S Lucy

The Peanuts comic strip becomes a theatrical movie revisiting Charlie Brown’s ambitions and fears, along with those of his best friend—the highly imaginative beagle, Snoopy—in The Peanuts Movie. more

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Morgan Freeman raises the gravitas level as an evolutionary biologist investigating the untapped potential of the human brain. Scarlett Johansson is well cast as a student who ingests a new drug int,Home Movies / Out On Digital more

Home Movies

During the 1960s, behavioral scientists explored the boundary between Homo sapiens and other primates by tearing chimpanzees from their surroundings and raising them as if they were human children. The memoirs of the most notorious of thos... more

Classical Music

Violin.Clarinets. Cello. A toy piano. It’s a stage adaptation of the story of achimpanzee. Lucy is further proof that local theatre has thepower to create new and fascinating projects without having to resort to stuffcreated elsewhere. It’s fi.. more


Rob Reiner directs a feel-good comedy targeting the senior set, a crowd possessing the time and money to frequent movie theaters. Michael Douglas appears as Oren Little, an obnoxious Realtor planning to make one big more

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 LucilleBall got her start in movies, fielding bit parts (11 in 1934 alone) beforegradually establishing herself— in the words of film encyclopedist Ephraim Katz—as“Hollywood’s female clown” on par with Red Skelton. But n.. more

I Hate Hollywood

Noah Haidle's Mr. Marmalade offers up a clever concept, but it takes true talent to pull it all off. The premise features a 4-year-old girl with an adult imaginary friend who has a long list of unusually adult personality defects. One might... more


Think of Pecha Kuchas as speed-learning sessions. Each evening, a lineup of presenters gives quick lectures on an idiosyncratic topic of their choice: Subjects at past Pecha Kucha events ranged from the informative (recycling more

Today in Milwaukee

The economy has posed a challenge for many local businesses, but three young entrepreneurs have pooled their resources and talents, and the benefits have gone beyond the bottom line. Darrell Smith of Earthcare Natural Lawn and Landscapes,... more

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