Great dramedy set in an Italian beef joint

Great dramedy set in an Italian beef joint

Jeremy Allen White and Liza Colón-Zayas in The BearPhoto: Matt Dinerstein/FX Is there anything more Chicago than footage of perfectly seasoned meat being cooked for an Italian beef, the city’s brag-worthiest sandwich, set to “Via Chicago” by Wilco, the city’s brag-worthiest band? In the case of FX’s The Bear, actually, yeah, kind of: Before that … Read more

‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Season 1 Finale Jostles With George Lucas Canon-Deadline

‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Season 1 Finale Jostles With George Lucas Canon-Deadline

SPOILER ALERT: This post contains details about the Season 1 finale of Disney+/Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi. The season finale of Disney+/Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi wrapped its six-episode arc at what was in its entirety 4 hours and 40 minutes since its debut May 27. You could essentially say that’s a very long Star Wars movie; 2017’s Star … Read more

Justin Timberlake APOLOGIZES for his bad dancing … after failing at DC’s Beat Ya Feet dance

Justin Timberlake APOLOGIZES for his bad dancing … after failing at DC’s Beat Ya Feet dance

He was mercilessly mocked on social media for his clumsy attempt at Washington, DC’s Beat Ya Feet dance at a concert in the nation’s capital on Saturday. And Justin Timberlake took to Instagram on Wednesday to clear the air and apologize for his half-heart steps in a humorous new video. The 41-year-old singer and actor … Read more

Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ is a disorienting jumble

Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ is a disorienting jumble

Placeholder while article actions load StarSolidStarHalfStarOutlineStarOutline(1.5 stars) The best way to appreciate “Elvis,” Baz Luhrmann’s audacious, frenetic, occasionally astonishing and ultimately confounding movie about Elvis Presley, is simply to surrender to it. Luhrmann, best known for such kaleidoscopic fantasias as “Romeo and Juliet” and “Moulin Rouge !,” possesses just enough hubris to believe himself capable … Read more