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Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008

Tonight @ Chas. Allis Museum, 7:30pm

Although the Charles Allis Art Museum is screening 1937’s Knight without Armour tonight at 7:30 p.m. as part of its tribute to British actor Robert Donat, the film’s real draw is a more famous screen legend, Marlene Dietrich, who takes the staring role. She plays a countess on the run after a death sentence during the Russian Revolution. Donat plays a British spy who falls in love with her.
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008

Milwaukee Public Museum hosts Body Worlds

Modern man is a mass of contradictions—especially when it comes to evidence of his own mortality. One needs only to compare the unsurpassed gore of today’s horror films and video games and the popularity of shows like “C.S.I.” with the outrage the Body Worlds exhibit has provoked in some circles.