This anthology plumbs Bowery history.
We all know about classic stuff like Cary Grant making sure they cast Rex Harrison in My Fair Lady instead of him, and Doris Day not tarnishing her image by doing The Graduate--a part that would have resulted in her still working today. But here are some other weird cinematic decisions, courtesy of ... More >>
Fritz Langs oddball 1930s movie defies definition
Angela HoganOur unsleepable friend gets the message on an ill-wind Morrissey Bowery Ballroom Saturday, March 21 "I can smell your draft," Morrissey announced upon taking the stage at the Bowery Ballroom, the smallest New York venue the former Smiths emo-crooner has played in easily Googleable i ... More >>
Gun pockets and presidential ambition in a colorful history of Shamrock gangdom
Instead of Not About Nightingales, the Tennessee Williams play should really be called Is About Three Hours.