Door County is where Milwaukee goes to get away from problems, not find new ones. Murder seems almost unseemly in this land of forests, lined by beaches and filled with summer cabins and tourist resorts. That’s the hook for the murder-thriller Death Stalks Door County, whose protagonist, DNR ranger Dave Cubiak, is a former Chicago homicide detective who traded an urban for a rural beat (in a bid...
Popular images of Afghanistan have been dominated in recent
decades by the wars of Islamist militants against the Soviets, the U.S. and
each other, but the ancient land was once a crossroads of culture and commerce.
Living now in the U.S., Quraishi comes from a family of traditional musicians
In his account of the American Revolution, historian Thomas
Slaughter begins with the assumption that “independence” and “separation” were
two different things. The American colonists considered themselves largely
“independent” of Great Britain since Jamestown, yet the idea of
Shades of Vertigo haunt director Arie Posin’s The Face of Love—along with memories
kept by Nikki (Annette Bening) of her husband, Garrett (Ed Harris). Imagine her
surprise when, five years after his death, she spots his exact double. Yearning
turns to fantasy and fantasy into emotionally
Decades after her death, Maria Callas is still among the
world’s best known opera stars. Every inch the diva, she was a temperamental
force of nature and the power of her voice and her presence could never be