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Stories with person: Charlie Chaplin
  • China detains artist who posted humorous photo of president 
    Updated: May-28-15 11:08 am

    BEIJING - Authorities have detained an obscure Chinese artist after he posted a humorous portrait of President Xi Jinping online, his wife said Thursday.

  • Review: Melancholy 'Aloft' buckles under leaden themes 
    Updated: May-19-15 2:51 pm

    "Aloft" is not an easy film. Peruvian director Claudia Llosa's meditative, generation-spanning drama about a falconer (Cillian Murphy) on a journey to find his healer and artist mother (Jennifer Connelly) languishes in tragedy. The frozen landscape is sun-soaked but unforgiving and the characters are burdened with the weight of the world and a futile hope for salvation.

  • New exhibit and book celebrates artist Al Hirschfeld 
    Updated: May-19-15 8:36 am

    NEW YORK - Carol Channing's toothy grin. The Marx Brothers hamming it up. The cast of "Rent" performing a frenetic ensemble number.