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Stories with person: Charlie Chaplin
  • Review: Melancholy 'Aloft' buckles under leaden themes 
    Updated: May-19-15 2:51 pm

    "Aloft" is not an easy film. Peruvian director Claudia Llosa's meditative, generation-spanning drama about a falconer (Cillian Murphy) on a journey to find his healer and artist mother (Jennifer Connelly) languishes in tragedy. The frozen landscape is sun-soaked but unforgiving and the characters are burdened with the weight of the world and a futile hope for salvation.

  • New exhibit and book celebrates artist Al Hirschfeld 
    Updated: May-19-15 8:36 am

    NEW YORK - Carol Channing's toothy grin. The Marx Brothers hamming it up. The cast of "Rent" performing a frenetic ensemble number.

  • Al Hirschfeld's drawings, other works coming to NYC museum 
    Updated: May-01-15 12:11 pm

    NEW YORK - Al Hirschfeld's drawings of theater, dance and film personalities will be featured at the New-York Historical Society starting later this month.