Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson steer 'The Highwaymen' to nuanced destination
Bonnie and Clyde are barely seen yet loom large over "The Highwaymen," an entertainingly old-fashioned police procedural starring Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson as the men who hunted them down.
10 hot tickets: The Black Keys, Nick Offerman on sale this weekendTickets on sale this weekend: The Black Keys headling the United Center, NCT 127 plays the Rosemont, Nick Offerman returns to the Chicago Theatre and Adam Ant plays the Riviera Theatre in Chicago.
Impassioned performances animate Goodman Theatre's 'Sweat'Labor disputes among factory employees in a failing Rust Belt city fracture longtime friendships and lead to tragedy in Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-winning "Sweat" in its Chicago-area premiere at Goodman Theatre.
Handsomely mounted 'The Aftermath' an emotionally blunted World War II romanceKeira Knightley and Jason Clarke star as a dysfuncional married couple in James Kent's "The Aftermath," a World War II romantic drama suffering from a deficiency of flushed-out details and dramatic intensity.
5 things to do for $5 (or less) this week in the suburbsFun things to do this week for $5 or less: Adepticon returns to Schaumburg, many villages band together for the Multi-Chamber Extreme Block Party in Mundelein and Oakton Community College campuses in Des Plaines and Skokie host a Modern Language Film Festival.
Untamed man and horse bond in powerful drama 'The Mustang'Matthias Schoenaerts stars as an inmate assigned to a prison horse training program in "The Mustang," a powerful, emotional journey framed by gorgeous shots of the stark Nevada landscape.
Plodding 'The Hummingbird Project' fails as financial thrillerJesse Eisenberg and Alexander Skarsgard star as cousins trying to game the stock exchange in the contrived financial thriller "The Hummingbird Project."
Jordan Peele's 'Us' doubles down on suspense, political metaphor"Black Panther" co-stars Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke play a married couple in "Us," Jordan Peele's freaky and outrageously frightening family horror/comedy.
Lolla lineup 2019: Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Kacey MusgravesThe lineup for Lollapalooza 2019 announced Wednesday morning includes Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Twenty-One Pilots, Kacey Musgraves, Lil Wayne and more.
Best bets: Midtown Men harmonize in Aurora; Tattoo Arts Convention draws up in RosemontThe Midtown Men harmonize at Aurora's Paramount Theatre, the Tattoo Arts Convention turns 10 in Rosemont and soprano Renée Fleming's 25th anniversary of her first Windy City appearance is celebrated by the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Batavia grad reflects on his road to success as a choral director, composer and trumpeterBatavia High School alum Andrew Bruhn, a successful choral director, composer and trumpeter, reflects on his journey from music student to music teacher.
How the Dunn Museum was able to capture Marvel comic book artistA huge fan of comic books, Steve Furnett started reading them as a young boy and follows the industry. So it makes sense that Furnett, exhibitions and collections manager at the Dunn Museum, was a driving force behind bringing one of the world's most famous comic book artists to the Libertyville museum for a new exhibit.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: Backups who moved to the frontSo many other "behind the scenes" entertainers became stars, but some I found out about really shocked me. Linda Ronstadt actually sang backup on Neil Young's recording of "Heart of Gold" with James Taylor! And several of her backup musicians went on the form the Eagles.