In 2013, love came in many forms: girl on zombie, boy on smartphone, and James Franco on -- count 'em -- two hot bikini babes at the same damn time. Sure, romantic comedies are as extinct as Oprah Winfrey's chances of winning Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes, but audiences had plenty of ... More >>
Retelling the stories of better cop movies
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Channing Tatum and co. stake out adulthood
Each week in The Daily Shot, we have ourselves a drink that we think you should try, too. Chantal MartineauA NoCar at NoBarThe drink: NoCar The bar: NoBar (608 Nostrand Avenue, Bed-Stuy) The price: $12 Ingredients: Hennessy, Cointreau, lemon juice, served in a highball.
Armando Orsini, the New York restaurateur who made Orsini's a hot spot in the '60s, died on July 13 in Asheville, N.C., at age 88. [NY Times] A new gay resort hotel is planned for Midtown West, which will include a nightclub, lounge and cabaret, and café and restaurant called Kitchen. [Hote ... More >>
It appears that Little Italy is trading in its pushy greeters in favor of "outside maitre d's": suave young gentlemen who attract lady tourists with their eyes. [NY Post] The Hurt Locker star Anthony Mackie's new Bed-Stuy bar NoBar welcomed stars like Samuel L. Jackson and Sam Rockwell at it ... More >>
Warner Bros.Anthony Mackie in Million Dollar Baby.In August, word surfaced that Anthony Mackie -- an actor best-known for his role in The Hurt Locker and currently starring as a former Black Panther in Night Catches Us -- was planning to open a bar in Bed-Stuy. At the time, a September openin ... More >>
The last year in Broadway theater saw the appearances of names like Scarlett Johansson and Catherine Zeta-Jones not just on stages, but in the same award categories as their Loyal-to-New-York-Theater co-stars. The trending caused our own lead theater critic Michael Feingold to pen an epic scr ... More >>
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Lee does the wrong things with lesbian lifestyle, corporate scandal, and anti-Bush fire