Alicia Silverstone

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Miss perfect

I know what you're thinking: " Another Emma ? Didn't we just have a bushel of Jane Austen adaptations for TV?" Well, WGBH did give us four new Austens, but that was all the way back in 2008, a Jane-ite eternity.
The new BBC/WGBH Emma gets a 10
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  January 15, 2010
PODCAST: Happy Thanksgiving from Alicia Silverstone: Don't eat meat!

PODCAST: Happy Thanksgiving from Alicia Silverstone: Don't eat meat!

 It would be hard to imagine a pair of books about vegetarianism that are quite so different as Jonathan Safran Foer's Eating Animals (which we...
By Carly Carioli  |  November 26, 2009

The end that could have been

For a few wonderful days, it seemed that Aerosmith were finally kaput.
Three missed Aerosmith break-up opportunities
By DAVID THORPE  |  November 20, 2009

Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker

Based on the first in a series of popular young-adult novels by Anthony Horowitz, Stormbreaker is James Bond with acne. Watch the trailer for Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker
James Bond with acne
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  October 11, 2006

El Presidente

If there’s an extra hop in our step this week, it’s because we’re talking about Dan Hedaya, our top-tier, number-one, ultimate favorite character actor of all.
The career of Dan Hedaya
By RYAN STEWART  |  July 20, 2006