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  • #1 The Crow
    Overrated film scores
    Film music is an obscure art form because one has to constantly talk it up if anyone is to ever be aware of its existence. There are certain scores, however, that do not need to be talked up: they are hugely popular to the fan and the neophyte...
  • At last, Broadway legends hit Chicagoland stages—from Bernstein to Webber
    At last, Broadway legends hit Chicagoland stages—from Bernstein to Webber
    Max Clayton, Seth Danner, Jeff Smith, Marya Grandy, Alison Jantzie and Johanna McKenzie Miller star in the first major Chicago production ofOn the Town directed by 11-time Jeff Award winner David H. Bell. The musical comedy includes iconic songs ...
  • USS Olympia and Submarie Becuna
    Discover Philadelphia’s Independence Seaport Museum
    Current Exhibits Philadelphia’s Independence Seaport MuseumPhiladelphia's Independence Seaport Museum is a fun and educational destination for the entire family. Highlighting the region's maritime heritage, the museum is home to the...
  • 'Deepsea Challenge 3D' takes James Cameron to the bottom of the sea
    'Deepsea Challenge 3D' takes James Cameron to the bottom of the sea
    “Deepsea Challenge 3D” is a thrilling documentary about James Cameron’s incredible journey to the deepest point on planet earth. It was seven miles down in a complex vehicle named the Deep Challenge submersible.For the multiple...
  • Dogs on the Titanic
    Dogs of the Titanic: An untold story
    April 14, 2012, marked the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, the ship touted as unsinkable, during her maiden voyage from Southampton, England, en route to New York. Much research has been done on the passengers, crew, and the ship...
  • New discovery highlights WWII U-Boat threat to US coast downplayed by officials
    New discovery highlights WWII U-Boat threat to US coast downplayed by officials
    Just south of the Mississippi River lies a German U-Boat designated by an international agreement as an official underwater war grave of 52 crewmen of a German U-166. Documenting evidence for the serious threat of actual German U-Boat occupation...
  • The true heart of 'Titanic'
    The true heart of 'Titanic'
    “Titanic” is an epic and emotionally compelling masterpiece that weaves together the story of Titanic’s maiden voyage and it’s tragic demise on April 14, 1912, and the story Jack and Rose, two people from different worlds...
  • A Perverts Guide to Ideology
    A Pervert's Guide to Ideology, a documentary about us.
    Slavoj Zizek is the voice of a large group of people opposing the common ideology of today. With this, his second documentary regarding cinema, he really irons in his point about the world in which we live. He discusses topics varying from Fascism...
  • Film Music
    Top film soundtracks of all time
    Films become iconic for several reasons are it the acting, the dynamics, or the music used. The combination of these elements makes them legendary. As a person interested in film, you should be aware of why these soundtracks were successful. The...
  • Titanic the Experience of a Tragedy
    Titanic the Experience of a Tragedy
    The voyage was oceanic, but could you imagine the panic aboard ship called the Titanic?Water rushing in with no place to hide, too many people died on that tragic boat ride.Imagine the freezing water, a father separated from his daughter, lives...
  • Auctioneer Andrew Aldridge of auctioneers Henry Aldridge & son holds a letter from Wallace Hartley, the band leader of the Titanic written aboard the doomed liner.
    Titanic letter sells: 200k paid at British auction for letter
    A Titanic letter sells for 200k at British auction on Saturday. This letter may be one of the few letters known to be written on board the sunken ocean liner that has survived.It was even written on the day of the sinking. It is dated 'Sunday...
  • Titanic
    On this Day in Movie History, April 15, 1912: RMS Titanic Sinks–Or Did It?
    On this day April 15, 1912. after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, England to New York City, the RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean. This sinking was one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters...
  • Deborah Hopkinson answers the question: "What happened on the Titanic?"
    Deborah Hopkinson answers the question: What happened on the Titanic?
    April 15, 1912 is a day that stands in infamy. The magnificent ocean liner the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank beneath the icy North Atlantic seas. Author Deborah Hopkinson explores this infamous tragedy in “Titanic: Voices from the...
  • The Girl Who Came Home
    Ten in Ten with Author Hazel Gaynor of The Girl Who Came Home
    The Girl Who Came Home by Hazel Gaynor is the poignant story of a group of Irish emigrants aboard RMS Titanic—a seamless blend of fact and fiction that explores the tragedy’s impact and its lasting repercussions on survivors and their...
  • Titanic's last supper's among culinary-theme weekends at Penn. bed and breakfast
    Titanic's last supper's among culinary-theme weekends at Penn. bed and breakfast
    The Titanicsank 102 years ago April 15, and its sumptuous last supper was recreated and consumed at the English-style Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast's Brandywine (Pennsylvania) Country Cooking SchoolApril 12-13.At the monthly culinary-themed...