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Tyler Smith, A True Basketball Globetrotter

Our Nov./Dec. 17 issue includes an item on a new book by former Nittany Lion basketball player Tyler Smith, who spent much of his career overseas chasing a professional basketball contract. 558 more words


Filmmaking Advice From a Film Critic

Rarely do I hear filmmakers talking positively about film critics, and yet, if we’re serious about improving our craft, critics can be our best advisors. We should be studying what the critics have to say not just about our movies, but other movies as well. 2,002 more words


Worth Watching - A Review of Reviews

It’s not often you have opportunity to write a review of someone else’s reviews, but that’s exactly what I’m doing. Los Angeles film critic Tyler Smith has gathered his favorite movie reviews, organized them by genre, and then added in studies of brilliant filmmakers and what makes them great. 376 more words


Bravura Aplenty in Theatre Charlotte’s "Memphis"

Review:  Memphis

By Perry Tannenbaum

As you may have found out, ignorant buffoons can make it big in America. So why not ignorant eccentrics? If Huey Calhoun didn’t make it big as a ‘50s deejay in… 951 more words


LSU exorcises mid-week Demons, Deichmann fright night

BATON ROUGE — LSU did not finally win a mid-week game in heart stopping fashion Tuesday night. The No. 5 Tigers easily beat the Northwestern State Demons going away, 9-3, with home runs by Greg Deichmann, Zach Watson and Kramer Robertson before about 6,000 at Alex Box Stadium to exorcise their mid-week demons. 1,017 more words

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Corey Mitchell Fine-tunes a Kook's Southern Drawl

Preview: Memphis The Musical

By Perry Tannenbaum

You can see Huey Calhoun as a scavenger, a conman, and an illiterate hick. Or you can see him as a rock ‘n’ roll visionary, a natural salesman, and a quirky promotional genius. 1,255 more words


Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top-60 list

Hoosier Basketball Magazine has selected its Top 60 senior boys basketball players to participate in the Top-60 Workout at Beech Grove High School on Sunday. 472 more words