Utah National Guard members could face career-ending penalties for allowing a risque video featuring bikini-clad British women firing high-powered weapons and riding in tanks to be partially filmed at a military training camp, the agency's top commander told state lawmakers Thursday.
Frank Mankiewicz, the press secretary who went before television cameras to announce the death of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and later served as political director for presidential candidate George McGovern, died Thursday. He was 90.
Lynn Shelton's made-in-Seattle comedy "Laggies" takes on a rare topic in the movies: a young woman suffering from arrested development; in other words, a woman-child. Twenty-eight-year-old Megan (Keira Knightley) is stuck in a rut: Despite having a graduate degree, she works as a sign twirler (an occupation that I didn't realize had a name) for her father's accounting business, lives with her longtime boyfriend.
Ken Burns' series "The Roosevelts" earned PBS its biggest audience in two decades, making it the documentary maker's third most popular film after "The Civil War" and "Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery."
"Stonehearst Asylum," starring Jim Sturgess, Kate Beckinsale and Ben Kingsley, is a Victorian-era psychological thriller with some good twisty turns thanks to the inspiration of an Edgar Allan Poe story.