Sometimes films are so bad you stay to watch the ending, hoping that something will happen in the final few minutes to redeem the movie. "Knowing," starring Nicolas Cage and Rose Byrne, is quite the opposite.
Jazz enthusiasts have a rare opportunity to get their groove on without making a trip to the city.
There are a ton of storylines in “First Family,” David Baldacci’s latest political thriller. As I read the advance copy, I was so confused by all the jumping around that I ended up making a list of the main action. Here’s what happens:
Author Adriana Trigiani’s new book, “Very Valentine,” (Harper Collins - $25.99) is the first in a planned trilogy about an Italian family who has spent the past 80 years making custom wedding shoes at The Angelini Shoe company. The business has fallen on tough times. Its widowed matriarch, Teodoro, is aging. Her single granddaughter, Valentine Roncalli, has given up a teaching job to learn the trade. They’re struggling to find a place in the world of mass-produced footwear.