Kings of Pastry

Chef Jacquy Pfeiffer at the French Pastry School in Chicago Photo Credit: Paul Strabbing Kings of Pastry Directed and edited by Chris Hegedus and D. A. PennebakerStarring Jacquy Pfeiffer, Sebastien Canonne, Rachel Beaudry, Philippe RigollotIn English and French,  ...

‘Lennon Naked,’ PBS

Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon in PBS' "Lennon Naked" 'Lennon Naked' on PBS Masterpiece Contemporary Written by Robert JonesDirected by Edmund CoulthardStarring Christopher Eccleston, Naoko Mori, Christopher Fairbank, Andrew Scott Blast! Films Ltd productionPBS stationsSunday, Nov. 21, 2010; 9  ...

Today’s Special

Today's Special (2009) Directed by: David KaplanStarring: Aasif Mandvi, Naseeruddin Shah, Jess Weixler, Madhur Jaffrey, Harish PatelWritten by: Aasif Mandvi, based on his off-Broadway play, "Sakina's Restaurant"Run Time: 99 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://www.todaysspecial.com/ Assif Mandvi ("The Daily  ...

Henri Cartier-Bresson, SF and Atlanta

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century Henri Cartier-Bresson, "Greenfield, Indiana, 1960"; gelatin silver print. Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.©2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris San Francisco Museum of Modern ArtOct. 30, 2010— Jan.  ...

Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest (2010)

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2010) Directed by: Daniel AlfredsonStarring: Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Hallin, Lena Endre, Per OscarssonScreenplay by: Ulf Rydberg, based on the novel by Stieg LarssonRun Time: 148 minutesIn Swedish with English  ...

Sherlock, PBS Masterpiece Mystery

Benedict Cumberbatch (left) and Martin Freeman in "Sherlock" on PBS Masterpiece Mystery! “Sherlock” – a 21st-Century Sherlock Holmes series on PBS Masterpiece Mystery! Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, inspired by the writings of Sir Arthur Conan DoyleStarring  ...

Jack Goes Boating

Jack Goes Boating Directed by: Philip Seymour Hoffman Starring: Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Ortiz, Amy Ryan, Daphne Rubin-Vega Screenplay by: Bob Glaudini, based on the play by Bob Glaudini MPAA rating: Rated R Run Time: 89 minutes http://www.jackgoesboatingmovie.com/  ...

Van Gogh, Gaugin, Cézanne, and Beyond, SF

Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, and Beyond: Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Musée d’OrsayDe Young MuseumSan FranciscoSept. 25, 2010 - Jan. 18, 2011(San Francisco is the only North American venue for this exhibition.) http://deyoung.famsf.org/deyoung/exhibitions/van-gogh-gauguin-cezanneVincent Van Gogh's "Starry Night Over the Rhone"  ...

The Girl Who Played With Fire

The Girl Who Played with FireDirected by: Daniel AlfredsonStarring: Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Hallin, Per Oscarrson
Screenplay by: Jonas Fryberg, based on the book by Stieg LarssonRun Time: 129 minutes
In Swedish with English subtitles
MPAA Rating: Rated R
http://playedwithfirefilm.com/Based on the  ...

Hercule Poirot, Series X, PBS

Hercule Poirot in Three New Episodes: "Murder on the Orient Express," "Third Girl," and "Appointment With Death"David Suchet as Hercule Poirot in Series X on PBSSeries X on PBS "Masterpiece Mystery!" Starring: David SuchetPBS stations, Sundays, July 11, 18,  ...