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Comcast Buys DreamWorks Animation For $3.8 Billion In Race Against Disney

Friday, April 29, 2016

Cable industry analyst Craig Moffett says this move puts Comcast in closer competition with Disney — not necessarily on the big screen, but on television and among other comcast-owned franchises.


Prince Lived Outside The Confines Of Genre, Race And Gender

Friday, April 22, 2016

Music fans are still reeling from the news that Prince died on Thursday at age 57. People are gathering to pay their respects. In New York, there was a party beneath the marquee of the Apollo Theater.


For Some Asian-Americans, Calvin Trillin's Chinese Food Poem Is Unappetizing

Thursday, April 07, 2016

A satirical poem in The New Yorker about Chinese food in the U.S. has left many Asian-American writers with a bad taste in their mouths.


Renowned Iraqi-British Architect Zaha Hadid Dies At 65

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Architect Zaha Hadid died on Thursday at age 65. She was the first woman to win the Pritzker Prize, architecture's highest honor.


Abe Vigoda, Tessio In 'The Godfather' And Fish In 'Barney Miller,' Dies At 94

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Character actor Abe Vigoda has died at the age of 94. He was known for his role as Tessio in the first Godfather movie, as well as Fish in the TV series Barney Miller.


Paul Bley, Influential Jazz Pianist, Has Died

Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Bley's long-standing commitment to thoughtful yet intuitive performance proved adaptable to many different settings for nearly seven decades. He was 83.


Lemmy Of Motörhead And Rock Icon Dies At 70

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Ian Kilmister — most known as Lemmy — has died from cancer at the age of 70. He was the founder, bassist and frontman for the influential metal band Motörhead.


Old-School Projectionists Appreciate 'Hateful Eight' In 70 Millimeter

Friday, December 25, 2015

Quentin Tarantino's film, The Hateful Eight, is being released in 70 mm. With most theaters converted to digital, releasing a film in this format required the studio to acquire and fix old projectors.


'All I Want For Christmas Is You' Falls From Top Of Holiday Playlists

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

After years, Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You" has been displaced from the top of retail stores' holiday music playlists. NPR investigates the news behind this startling development.


Among Established Artists, Several Newbies Score Grammy Nominations

Monday, December 07, 2015

Nominees for the 58th Grammy Awards were announced Monday morning. Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, and The Weeknd got the most nominations, while some new artists were in the mix.


Once A Hard Sell, Wal-Mart's Patti LaBelle Pies Fly Off Shelves

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The sweet potato pie, sold in boxes bearing LaBelle's face, was a ho-hum seller until a video singing its praises went viral last week. Why pie fever? Partly, it's about celebrating black culture.


Governors Awards Recognize Career-Long Achievements

Sunday, November 15, 2015

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In Disappointing Month For Studios, October Chock Full Of Box Office Flops

Monday, November 02, 2015

October was grim for movie studios. NPR reports on four weeks of flops.


'Star Wars' Fans Light Up The Internet As New Trailer Debuts

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

The final trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens was released Monday night, and tickets for the film went on sale. Fans lit up the Internet with theories about the story...


'Back To The Future Part 2': Designing A Future For 30 Years Ago

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

In the classic movie Back to the Future Part II, Michael J. Fox's Marty McFly travels forward 30 years to Oct. 21, 2015. Is life like the movie predicted? Maybe. But was it ever supposed to be?


Jazz Saxophonist Phil Woods Dies At 83

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Jazz saxophonist Phil Woods was a disciple of Charlie Parker, one of the pioneers of bebop. But Woods reached millions of ears through his playing on pop songs by Paul Simon, Billy J...


Skateboarding Celebrated At Kennedy Center Festival

Monday, September 07, 2015

The Kennedy Center is famous for its opera, ballet and symphony. Last week, officials opened a temporary skateboarding park for amateur and professionals to do their thing to improvised live music.


Regal Cinemas To Check Bags Upon Entry Into Movie Theaters

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Movie chain Regal Cinemas has modified its security policy, stepping up checks of bags and backpacks because "security issues have become a daily part of our lives in America."


Mail-Order Music Giant Columbia House Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The music and movie subscription company has been called "the Spotify of the '80s." Columbia House moved exclusively to DVDs but could not stay afloat in an industry crowded with streaming services.


Size Matters: The Vocabularies Of Pop Musicians

Saturday, July 25, 2015

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