Charles Nelson Reilly

  • Columns

    April 24, 2013
  • Theater

    December 19, 2012

    'Show Boat' and a Boatload of Shows from Sony

    The company amasses 25 Broadway musicals in one CD box set

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Jack Horkheimer: Star Hustler, and Friend

    Hustlin'​Jack Horkheimer died last week. Son of a bitch. I didn't hear right away because I was on my way to a week in Maine. An e-mail got through to me on the road. Well, I thought, I'll just wait for the canned "Star Gazer" obits to appear, and when I get back to town I'll get around to wr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Dom DeLuise, 1933-2009

    Fans of Paul Lynde, Joe Flynn, Charles Nelson Reilly, and other fey icons of bygone years mourn the passing of Dom DeLuise. He was in most of his film and TV appearances chubby and childlike and absolutely hilarious, probably the closest thing to Fatty Arbuckle we've had since the silent era. He als ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    I'm Playing Match Game Live! Again

    I'm getting out my best Brett Somers hair and my curliest Charles Nelson Reilly merkin because it's time for another Match Game Live!, the funsy game show put on by host Bern Lerman for a crowd of panting people, some of whom become wildly lucky enough to get dragged into the action. It could be you ... More >>

  • Film

    November 6, 2007
  • Music

    April 26, 2005

    The Gospel According to the Hold Steady

    On their great new album, Brooklyn's best band explores why Catholic girls start much too early

  • Film

    March 1, 2005

    Sweet and Lowdown

    Truck stop 'hos, Miami fuzz, and nude, wriggling bodies converge at downtown festival

  • Columns

    May 11, 2004
  • News

    January 20, 2004

    Uta Hagen, 1919-2004

    Respect for a master actor and teacher who inspired others through the unmatched sublimity of her example

  • Film

    November 18, 2003

    The Parent Traps

    Children shouldn't play with dead Canadian movies or leering comedians in ugly catsuits

  • Columns

    November 13, 2001
  • NYC Life

    September 4, 2001

    Parlez-Vous Français?

    French Tries, by Romanian Eugene Ionesco, Come Alive

  • Music

    April 27, 1999