WEEKLY WRAP: Loving ‘Trek,’ reading ‘Chéri,’ awaiting ‘Basterds’

Posted by · 6:00 pm · May 8th, 2009

• In a bumper season for the sci-fi genre, Kris was thoroughly impressed by both “Star Trek” and the lower-profile “Moon.” • Meanwhile, we kicked off this year’s Page to Screen series with a look at the literary origins of “Chéri’.” • In a sad week for the business, we bade farewell to both actor […]

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R.I.P. Dom DeLuise

Posted by · 11:53 am · May 5th, 2009

The AP reports of the unfortunate passing of a comedy legend.  Most will remember him for “Canonball Run,” but I’ll always have a place in my heart for his work with Mel Brooks.  Here he is in “Robin Hood: Men in Tights”:

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