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Monday, April 15, 2013

Ben Affleck stars in Terrence Malick’s meditation on love

No place is more romantic than Paris, and when a couple as attractive as Neil (Ben Affleck) and Marina (Olga Kurylenko) fall in love while walking the quay along the Seine, violins would tremble like heart strings in any 
Thursday, March 14, 2013

For the Love of a Woman (CD Baby)

 With a single released 30 years ago, Harold became one of the few Milwaukee acts to crack Billboard’s R&B chart. For the Love of a Woman finds him in good form all these years later. His tenor recalls Al Jarreau, singing
Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013

Novelist Magnus Flyte’s mysterious thrill ride

When graduate student Sarah Weston lands a summer job in Prague, she knows she’ll have an adventure, but she is in no way prepared for the fantastical experience that unfolds. Magnus Flyte’s novel, City of Dark Magic, follows
Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Westfeldt's predictable but amusing romantic comedy

By now, the romantic comedy staffed with young professionals and set in Manhattan has...
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008

Grab your valentine

Romance is all about finding a spark and fueling it. There is no universal way to do it, but there are plenty of places to ponder it as Valentine’s Day approaches. Here are some ideas.
Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010

Theater Preview

Playwright John Cariani’s Almost, Maine is a love letter to winter romance. The show, a series of vignettes set in a small town, has a wistful charisma that works well in smaller venues. This month the Milwaukee Rep launches a production of Cariani’s 2004 romantic comedy at the Stiemke Theater. While the Stiemke is far from being...
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008

Valentine’s Day 2008—Drinking and Dining

"I love you.” The whispered words float across the linen tablecloth, over the delicate silverware, the fine china, between the glasses of wine that glow with the light of a nearby candle. It’s Valentine’s Day and you sit across from the person you love most in the world.