Richard Burton

By his own admission, GianniBozzacchi was “a street kid who just got lucky.” The Italian camera bug becamethe photographer to movie stars and other royalty in the dolce vita days of the‘60s and ‘70s. He was the one taking.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Witha string of novels that sell reliably in many languages, John le Carré isn’t an author whoowes his fame entirely to film adaptations. And yet, his fortune benefittedfrom those adaptations. Ten of his novels have been tra.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Helena Bonham Carter is magnificent—and well out of her recent wacko-role comfort zone—as Elizabeth Taylor in this believable dramatization of a troubled 1983 Broadway run with Richard Burton. Her Taylor is emotionally demanding and alcohol... Read more

Home Movies

Russell Crowe towers over Broken City as the power-mad mayor of New York; Mark Wahlberg is capable as the hard-charging ex-cop-cum-PI he hires to Read more

Home Movies

Milwaukee County Executive and Milwaukee County Board Chair Lee Holloway will run for county executive, he told the Shepherd just hours before he was officially sworn in as county executive on Tuesday.“Am I going to run for county executive... Read more

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For many people, watercolor paintings trigger fond childhood memories of a rectangular tin box filled with a variety of colors in perfectly shaped circles. These recollections may actually marginalize the medium, however, as viewers often a... Read more

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