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Stories with person: Forest Whitaker
  • Critic's Notebook: Spring movies offer surprises 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:49 pm
  • NEW YORK - Sandwiched between the chest-thumping ambition of awards season and the swaggering spectacle of summer, spring movie-going is usually an afterthought, a limbo for films not bankable enough for July or highbrow enough for the Oscars. But it might actually be the best time of year for the movies. In springtime - particularly this year - the movies come alive.

  • Actor Forest Whitaker to speak at Miami U in Ohio 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 4:23 pm
  • OXFORD, Ohio - Miami University in southwest Ohio says actor Forest Whitaker will speak to graduates at the school's spring commencement ceremony May 17 in Oxford.