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Sands of summer shifting
NEW YORK — Does the summer movie season still exist? It was once an air-conditioned oasis that drew lines around the block of audiences eager for the roller-coaster ride of “Indiana Jones,” the shark bite of “Jaws” and the buzz of a lightsaber. But in a time where the mega-movie business ...
By Jake Coyle The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Summer Movie Preview: Highlights from May through August
LOS ANGELES — This summer at the movies there will be aliens, evil and friendly, pirates, scantily-clad lifeguards, ladies letting loose, some classic superheroes in fresh suits, an evil mummy, two King Arthurs and a few very different war films. Here’s a monthly rundown some of the summer’s ...
By Lindsey Bahr The Associated Press FULL STORY
With ‘Alien,’ ‘Blade Runner’ sequels, Scott looks forward
LOS ANGELES — Ridley Scott insists he is not a nostalgic person, but you wouldn’t know that looking at the 2017 movie calendar. Not only are audiences getting another “Alien” movie, “Alien: Covenant,” on May 19, but also a long-time-coming “Blade Runner” sequel in October. Scott mad...
By Lindsey Bahr The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Passing the torch
As senior year dwindles to a close and I don’t know how I’ve managed to not fully succumb to “senioritis,” there is one class that I’m always excited to attend and very reluctant to say leave. Many of my best high school memories come from my journalism class from being randomly dubbed ...
By Megan Tao FULL STORY
Susan's City Scene
DISNEY AND PIXAR"A MUSICAL JOURNEY INTO ANIMATION WITH THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY. The San Francisco Symphony presents a special concert celebrating the music and animation of Disney and Pixar films. The concert follows the innovative history of the Walt Disney Animation Studios and the groundbrea...
By Susan Cohn Daily Journal Senior Correspondent FULL STORY
 
Sunday news shows
ABC’s ‘This Week’ 8 a.m. TBA. NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’ 8 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence; Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine. CBS’ ‘Face the Nation’ 8:30 a.m. President Donald Trump. CNN’s ‘State of the Union’ 3 p.m. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. ‘Fox...
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Occupy London inspires ‘Temple’ at Aurora Theatre
When Occupy London settled in front of St. Paul’s Cathedral in October 2011, its dean faced difficult legal and moral choices. His dilemma is detailed in “Temple,” a fictional account by Steve Waters, being given its U.S. premiere by Aurora Theatre Company. The dean (Paul Whitworth) had ta...
By Judy Richter Daily Journal correspondent FULL STORY
  
 
 
  


 
 
 
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