Widescreen: Home release of 'Mulan' is a necessary gamble for Disney
Disney's home release of "Mulan" is the kind of bold move you need to make after losing $4.7 billion, says Widescreen's Sean Stangland.
'Sculpture in the Park' display worth a walk through Mount St. Mary ParkFor those in the Tri-Cities area, it's a great time for a walk through Mount St. Mary Park along the east side of Route 31 at Prairie Street in St. Charles to glance at the annual "Sculpture in the Park" display.
'Friends' reboot delayed indefinitely nowProduction of the "Friends" reunion special has now been delayed indefinitely, several media reported over the weekend.
'It just feels like the sauce is cooking right': Sam Jay talks about the diverse energy writing for 'SNL'Comedian and "Saturday Night Live" writer Sam Jay talks about her bold Netflix stand-up special, her vulnerability onstage and what it's like writing for the most diverse "SNL" cast yet.
HBO's 'Stockton on My Mind' shows mayor's dreams for hurting city"Stockton on My Mind," a new HBO documentary, dives into the dreams of Michael Tubbs, an unlikely mayor who defied odds in 2016 to lead his impoverished California city.
Naperville's India Day to be 'scaled-down,' but still a celebrationOrganizers of the sixth annual India Day festival in Naperville are planning a scaled-back event with a car parade and fireworks to adhere to COVID-19 precautions.
Paramount Theatre postpones entire Broadway season for a yearAurora's Paramount Theatre wil postpone its entire 2020-2021 Broadway season for a full year, President and Chief Executive Officer Tim Ratersaid in a letter Friday to patrons.
Big screen blockbusters coming to a Walmart parking lot near youIt didn't take long for word of Walmart's drive-in film series to spread. And once it did, reservations for the retail giant's parking lot screenings sold out within hours. That includes stores in Aurora, Batavia, DeKalb, Elgin, Huntley, St. Charles and Streamwood, which are among the Walmart locations participating in the event running Aug. 14 through Oct. 21.
'Good old southern food' coming to NapervilleIt's a Southern Thing, a restaurant popular in Durham, North Carolina, is coming to Naperville with an opening planned for Monday.
Suburban wineries are 'like touring wine country right in your own backyard'With travel to Napa or Tuscany not on the table right now, you can still get that winery experience close to home with vineyard visits and outdoor tastings in the suburbs.
'She Dies Tomorrow' a queasily effective horror film for the timesWriter-director Amy Seimetz dredges up a queasily effective sense of impending doom in the horror film "She Dies Tomorrow," a vivid but vaporous portrait of collective unease.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: Take me out to the ballgame … and concert hallBaseball is back … kind of! Who would have thought we would be going through all of this AND a 60-game season with no fans in the seats? This MUST be some sort of bad dream; somebody wake me up! But regardless, I love my baseball, and will take it any way I can get it!
Through the Film Magnifier: Bill Veeck, George Hamilton, Bridge Club, Stateville Prison riot and more
Through the Film Magnifier: Doug Buffone, Cloris Leachman, draft registration, aerobics class and more