February 27, 2011 | 11:14 pm
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February 23, 2011 | 5:18 pm
In a memorable scene from “The King’s Speech,” the future George VI (Colin Firth), a.k.a. Bertie, spews every expletive imaginable as a technique to overcome his severe stutter with the help of an unorthodox speech therapist, Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush). As f-words flow, a... read on
February 18, 2011 | 7:27 pm
When the iconic hairdresser Vidal Sassoon sat down for an interview in Los Angeles recently, he appeared dapper in an immaculate black suit and cashmere scarf as he held court, in impeccable English, on subjects ranging from his impoverished Jewish childhood in London to the dearth... read on
February 10, 2011 | 3:40 pm
With the continuing discussion surrounding the Facebook saga “The Social Network” – specifically how true the film is or isn’t – I sought some answers about the film’s veracity with Kevin Spacey, whose Trigger Street Productions produced the movie.
Over lox and eggs at... read on
February 8, 2011 | 3:24 pm
Just before his sold-out Madison Square Garden concert in the new 3D documentary “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never,” the munificently-coiffed teen crooner does something unexpected of the object of millions of girl-crushes around the globe: He recites the “Shema.”
Bieber... read on
February 6, 2011 | 6:31 pm
This afternoon I saw “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never,” a 3D documentary about the munificently-coiffed, uber-popular teen crooner who recently swept the American Music Awards and will play his first concert in Israel (and reportedly attend a seder) in April.
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