The Berkeley Beacon

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Best foreign film Tsotsi unworthy of statuette

Do not be fooled by its foreign title, nearly unpronounceable to the American tongue, Tsotsi (pronounced sot'see) is an accessible film, and will likely find mainstream audiences.

Chibi-Robo makes cyberspace chores exciting

<p>pIn this quirky title for the Nintendo GameC...

Emerson Stage dives straight into Deep Waters

Emerson Stage's latest offering, A Long Bridge Over Deep Waters (performed Feb. 23-25), examines...

John Charles Music finds its Way Back Home

Known on stage simply as John Charles, the 22-year-old singer, songwriter and guitarist from...

Beacon critics make Oscar night predictions

Nick: Brokeback MountainBrokeback Mountain has it in the saddlebag. Over the past few months, it...

Student Brokeback parody finds success on Internet

The controversial film has become both a financial success and a cultural phenomenon, with...

Forbidden play takes aim at bloated Broadway

This biting satire of Broadway hits, performed in a cabaret-style revue, takes merciless hits at...

Put on your red shoes and dance the blues

Along with the departure of Emerson Dance from the Majestic Theatre, next year's senior class...

GLBT characters prominent in new films

<p>pquot;It was insane#44;quot; Marie Nikiforov...

Pete Doherty shambles toward a clean life

Many people swear off their respective vices daily; precious few, however, have had such a public...

The British are coming with cool imports

That particular influx may have received the most press, but the invasion never stopped.,More...

Actor Harrison Ford is still reaching higher

<p>pHis rugged face and grizzled voice have bee...

With no Patriots, ads dominate Super Bowl XL

staff), you watched the Super Bowl, if at all, for the commercials. Here's a rundown of the...

Ford not quite on Fire in latest release

Ford, however, must have been somewhat desperate to take on a role when he agreed to participate...

State Radio cures the post-Dispatch munchies

After spending eight years garnering success for Dispatch, Stokes decided to use this chance to...