In "What Maisie Knew," a 7-year-old girl is shuttled back and forth between her wealthy, divorced parents, a couple of decadent narcissists so cartoonishly horrible that their split seems like the best thing to ever happen to Maisie.
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Yaacov Bergman, artistic director of the Portland Chamber Orchestra, is known for fusing art and science with music. At their concert, "Oh Those Gershwin Boys!" Dr. Lawrence Sherman will share about the brain and its connection to music.
It's season finale time for the CBS comedy, "Mike & Molly," chefs show off healthy cooking techniques on "Chopped," and "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" welcomes Lindy West, of "Jezebel," and Jim Norton.
Speaking during Harvard's 362nd commencement before a packed Harvard Yard, Winfrey says, "Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction."
The success of her new single, "Beautiful," has the singer planning a world tour, according to a tweet from her publicity company.
View full sizeSarah Polley turns the camera on her family in "Stories We Tell" Sarah Polley has been a working actress since the age of four, growing up in front of Canadian TV audiences in the series "Avonlea" before earning...
"Pieta" is a Korean tale of a violent man who meets his long-lost mother.
Township and Range -- which bills itself as an American-style tavern -- has a hearty menu, substantial portions, and the cooking is not what you'd call nuanced.
The Olympic champion makes the first-day cut in a $5,000 event.
Singer Barry Manilow's upcoming Rose Garden show has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict, the arena announced Thursday.
"An Evening of Notable Music" offers music audiences would have heard at weddings, graduations and holidays more than 100 years ago.
Merridawn Duckler, Leah Stenson, Tim Barnes and Emily Newberry are among the other poets scheduled to read.
Anne Ferguson has identified as an artist since she was a little girl. Now 80, she helped organize the first art show at the Hillsboro Main Library's new gallery.
Documentary about a famous NYC fashion outlet
At the digital kitchen table, today's hot topics include a new report from Greenpeace that ranks national supermarket chains on their track records for selling sustainable seafood, plus a look at census date showing which states have the most bars and liquor stores per capita.
Democratic operative James Carville appears in a tongue-in-cheek video kicking off IFC's "Portlandia" Emmy 2013 campaign.
Chef Morgan Brownlow (of Clarklewis and Tails & Trotters fame) is on board as a temporary consultant, with plans to hand the kitchen over to chef Jeff Pompee in a week.
The video confessions of cats whose hopes and dreams have been crushed makes our own pet cats' irksome behavior -- puking everywhere, walking all over the computer keyboard while we're trying to type, meowing outside the bedroom door at 3 a.m. -- a little more forgivable.
Anyone who steps inside this small bakery and restaurant in the Tigard Towne Center will be hypnotized by the intoxicating smell of fresh-baked, flour-full goodies.
While it's entirely possible that 14-year-old Jaden Smith will develop into a serious actor or a dashing leading man (or even both), his superstar dad Will has done him no favors by giving him the lead role in "After Earth."
Local labor organizers take part in a national campaign seeking pay of $15 an hour for fast-food workers. A rally and march is also planned Thursday.
Bette Midler is box office gold -- her one-woman Broadway show has recouped its $2.4 million investment in just over eight weeks. The show didn't get a single Tony nomination but has been a tough ticket, pulling in $808,816 last week with only seven shows at full capacity.
Thousands of cover songs crowd digital music services such as Spotify and Rhapsody and listeners are getting annoyed. The phenomenon threatens the growth of these services -- which have millions of paying subscribers -- and could hold back the tepid recovery of a music industry still reeling from the decline of the CD.
Grain & Gristle's Ben Meyer and his partners -- Tray Satterfield, Marcus Hoover and Upright Brewing's Alex Ganum -- are testing whether the Grain & Gristle model can be replicated. On May 8, the group quietly opened the Old Salt Marketplace (5027 N.E. 42nd Ave., 971-255-0167, oldsaltpdx.com), a 6,000-square-foot res
"Kon-Tiki" is a film about Thor Heyerdahl's famous raft trip across the Pacific Ocean.
Marlon struggles with his commitment to his Christian faith and abstinence, Averey and Johnny fight, but things work out after they go to a zombie apocalypse survival camp.
A few things to do close to home this weekend in Northeast Portland.
Recent deaths in the world of arts and entertainment.
U.S. rock star Jon Bon Jovi and his band are waiving their performance fee for a concert in Madrid to support Spanish fans hit hard by the country's severe economic crisis.
The crew went through an elaborate week-long organized tour of North Korea's capital of Pyongyang, visiting a well-stocked mall with no other customers and the country's version of Sea World. At one point, it was shown a classroom with students sitting behind computers, but only one person either knew how or was allowed to