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MUSIC-RODNEY CROWELL — Rodney Crowell's tender lyrics about a woman with "hair two shades of foxtail red" in a song that features his ex-wife Rosanne Cash makes it hard to avoid the conclusion he's singing about her. She thought so. Crowell insists he had someone else in mind. By Entertainment Writer David Bauder. UPCOMING Friday: 650 words by 2 p.m., photos, video.

MUSIC-RESIDENTE — With its message of unity and equality, Residente's first album post Calle 13 couldn't be more timely for the political climate in the US. But the Puerto Rican hip-hop star says his project started way before Donald Trump became president of the United States. By Sigal Ratner-Arias. UPCOMING Friday: 600 words, photos by 5 p.m.

SPECIAL NEEDS BAND — A New York group of flag wavers, rifle twirlers, drummers and other musicians may look like any other marching band at first glance. But the FREE Players Drum Corps from Old Bethpage, on Long Island, is composed entirely of adults with intellectual and physical disabilities. By Frank Eltman. SENT: 670 words, photos, video.

FILM-CHRISTOPHER NOLAN — Filmmaker Christopher Nolan says that despite speculation to the contrary, his upcoming World War II epic "Dunkirk" is not going to play at the Cannes Film Festival. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. SENT: 130 words, photos.








CINEMACON-THEATRICAL WINDOWS — Most of Hollywood's major studios are contemplating shortening the 90 day theatrical release window, but at this past week's CinemaCon, the annual gathering of theater owners and exhibitors, the sanctity of the theatrical experience remained paramount. Christopher Nolan, George Clooney, Matt Damon and exhibitors weigh in on this potential disruption to their industry. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING: 700 words by noon Saturday, photos.

BOX OFFICE — The Japanese anime remake "The Ghost in the Shell," starring Scarlett Johansson, and the animated release "Boss Baby," led by Alec Baldwin, will try to take down the two-week leader "Beauty and the Beast." By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING Sunday: 700 words by 3 p.m, photos.



FILM REVIEW-THE ZOOKEEPER'S WIFE. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. SENT Tuesday: 700 words, photos.

FILM REVIEW-GHOST IN THE SHELL. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 650 words by 5 p.m. Thursday, photos.

FILM REVIEW-THE BOSS BABY. By Entertainment Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT Thursday: 620 words, photos.

UPCOMING FILM REVIEWS FOR NEXT WEEK: "Gifted," ''Going in Style," ''Colossal."

MUSIC-REVIEW-AIMEE MANN. By Pablo Gorondi. SENT Monday: 250 words, photos.

MUSIC-REVIEW-MAVERICKS. By Pablo Gorondi. SENT Monday: 265 words, photos.

MUSIC REVIEW-RODNEY CROWELL. By Steven Wine. SENT Tuesday: 230 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-BEFORE THIS IS OVER, BY AMANDA HICKIE. Reviewed by Jennifer Kay. SENT Monday: 400 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-THE WANDERERS, BY MEG HOWREY. Reviewed by Carla K. Johnson. SENT Monday: 500 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-CONVICTION, BY JULIA DAHL. Reviewed by Oline H. Cogdill. SENT Monday: 330 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-CHARLTON HESTON, BY MARC ELIOT. Reviewed by Douglass K. Daniel. SENT Tuesday: 500 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-LOLA, BY MELISSA SCRIVNER LOVE. Reviewed by Jeff Ayers. SENT: 250 words, photo.

BOOK REVIEW-VICIOUS CYCLE, BY C.J. BOX. Reviewed by Jeff Ayers. SENT Tuesday: 270 words.

BOOK REVIEW-THE OUTSIDER, BY ANTHONY FRANZE. Reviewed by Jeff Ayers. SENT Tuesday: 250 words, photo.




LAS VEGAS — Mexican stars Salma Hayek and Eugenio Derbez on U.S. President Donald Trump's new forward movement on a southern-border wall

LAS VEGAS — Naomi Watts talks guiding her children while promoting "The Book of Henry"

LAS VEGAS — Goldie Hawn accepts "icon" award at CinemaCon

LAS VEGAS — Jessica Chastain quotes 'Goonies,' more stars accept honors at CinemaCon

LONDON — Director Julia Ducournau discusses her horror 'Raw.'

LONDON — British band British Sea Power on crowd-funding their album by selling tattoos to their fans.

KARACHI — Pakistan's premier fashion designers show their wedding dress designs at Bridal Couture event.

NEW YORK — Prince Royce talks about his new album 'Five.'

NEW YORK — Pentatonix performs at ceremony when Crayola announces it will retire one of its longtime colors from the classic 24 crayon box.


LOS ANGELES — Colombian pop star Maluma ready for USA success, launches world tour in May

BUCHAREST — Charles meets Romanian Orthodox Church Patriarch Daniel and Princess Margareta

LOS ANGELES — Selena Gomez takes control with passion project '13 Reasons Why'

NEW YORK — Oscar winners Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, and Alan Arkin attend world premiere of their socially-relevant comedy caper, 'Going in Style'


LONDON — British group Blossoms recall fan memories and discuss their bond through music.

LOS ANGELES — Stars of 'The Zookeeper's Wife' discuss inspiring women throughout history.

LAS VEGAS — Celebs weigh in on Las Vegas: Colin Farrell calls it "grotesque"

Updated : 2021-12-07 12:28 GMT+08:00