Harsh land and raw emotion test 'The Homesman'

There is a prescient shot that opens "The Homesman," the spare frontier drama starring Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones. A flat stretch of Nebraska plain, a blanket of blue-gray sky, as if God himself...
Top dogs have little to fear

...sure none of the four teams with byes had anything more than a half-flutter of worry watching these four games.There was drama - and also massive controversy - in Dallas' come-from-behind victory over Detroit on Sunday.Earlier in the day, there...
Sports sell their home; "White Bird in a Blizzard," a mystery drama starring Shailene Woodley; and "Two Faces of January," based...Fifth Season" on DVD and Blu-ray and, on DVD only, the TNT drama "Dallas: The Complete Third Season."For those of you who...
'The Mountaintop' opens Friday

...MFA in Directing and a Certificate in Arts Management for the Performing Arts from the University of Washington's School of Drama. She is currently the Executive Artistic Director at MO'OLELO Performing Arts Company in San Diego, California.Playwright...
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...across the unforgiving Nebraska Territories so that they may find sanctuary with a compassionate minister and his wife in this drama directed and co-written by Tommy Lee Jones. Driven to madness by the harsh realities of pioneer life, three women (Grace...
UAS drama club presents play about transgender student

The new drama club on the University of Alaska Southeast...recent UAS graduate still involved in the drama club, said she thinks "F2M" represents...alliance that also includes many of the drama club members.One of the strengths of the...
Despite high stakes, Seattle not hyping Az.

RENTON, Wash. - After the drama and turmoil early in the season, the Seattle Seahawks are where they expected to be with two weeks left, on the cusp of being...
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Holiday movies offer quite the mix

...range of genres and ratings from R-rated dramas to family-friendly cartoons. There are...Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King in a drama about the 1965 Alabama voting rights marches...Margin Call," "All Is Lost") is a crime drama set in New York City. Starring Oscar Isaac...
2014's finest films wield unique power

...different. Alejandro G. Inarritu's wild, woolly backstage drama, with Michael Keaton in his tighty-whities worrying about...this year. Four of the five Golden Globes best-actor (in a drama) nominees brought real-life figures to the screen: Steve...
91-year-old vet wants photos to remain vivid

...prints - sheathed in plastic, captioned and stored in his Hackensack apartment - depict in black-and-white splendor the drama and drudgery of military service."I don't want them to be put in a box and forgotten," he said slowly, quietly. "I...


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