CANNES, France (AP) — Robert Eggers' "The Lighthouse," starring Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe as turn-of-the-century lighthouse keepers, kicked up a storm Sunday at the Cannes Film Festival with a wave-making, madhouse period tale that seemingly washed ashore from another era...
LEOMINSTER - When Herman Melville died in 1891, his death was noted in only one local newspaper, with a brief description of the " long forgotten" author.
Acclaimed actor and library favorite Stephen Collins brings Melville to life in his new one- man play, Sailing Toward My Father at 2 p.
One needed only to reach the second paragraph of Rick Magee’s “Damp, drizzly, democracy” (The News-Times, Nov. 17), to discern its qualification and content. Obviously paralyzed by the results of the 2016 election, he laments to comparisons of the Fugitive Slave Act to “hmmm...travel bans?,” low voter turnout, gerrymandering, voter ID laws, voter intimidation, etcetera, etcetera, as an illustration of “our fear of true democracy.”