Andy Griffith

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A fond farewell to Andy; a TV guide; the art of the matter

Phillipe and Jorge were in their Wonder Years when they were introduced to Andy Griffith, who died last week.
What it was, was death
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  July 13, 2012

Review: Play the Game

This is the kind of movie you stagger out of in a stunned trance.
A slow, painful, embarrassing death of dignity.
By SHAULA CLARK  |  August 28, 2009

The Big Hurt: Checking the Billboard Hot 100

As usual, I won't be able to make it through the full 100, but seven is just as good, right?
Who charted?
By DAVID THORPE  |  August 28, 2009

Splendor on the screen

The arc of Elia Kazan's professional life has its origins in the Group Theatre, where he was trained as an actor and performed in the original 1930s productions of Clifford Odets's Waiting for Lefty and Golden Boy .
Elia Kazan at the HFA
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  July 31, 2009


In this posthumous release from writer/director/actress Adrienne Shelly, Andy Griffith is still presiding over small-town America.
Serving happy endings
By BRETT MICHEL  |  May 09, 2007

Kurt speaks

The driving force behind Nirvana on fame, youth, and Leave It to Beaver
By KURT ST. THOMAS  |  March 28, 2007

Scott MacKay, superstar

You can take it from these longtime observers of the Providence Newspaper Guild’s annual Follies: Scott MacKay’s performance as co-emcee stole the show this year.
The Providence Newspaper Guild Follies hits the high notes
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  April 18, 2006