Entertainment http://wkar.org en Viewing love through Hollywood's lens http://wkar.org/post/viewing-love-through-hollywoods-lens <p></p><p></p><p>Love. Is it destiny, something that conquers all, or something that requires work and compromise? Chances are your answer depends on what kinds of TV shows and movies you like to watch according to a new study. A group of <a href="http://ns.umich.edu/new/releases/22253-isn-t-it-romantic-movies-tv-shows-strongly-shape-how-we-view-love" target="_blank">University of Michigan</a> researchers recently published a paper that examines the connection between romantic media and real-life perceptions of love and romance. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:21:59 +0000 Mark Bashore 56362 at http://wkar.org Viewing love through Hollywood's lens Summer film preview: the good, the bad and Michael Bay http://wkar.org/post/summer-film-preview-good-bad-and-michael-bay <p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGM5rq_vX4U&amp;feature=kp</p><p></p><p>Earlier this year <em>Current State’s</em> Emanuele Berry previewed the first half of the summer film season with John Serba, M-live entertainment reporter and film critic. Emanuele found out what the rest of the summer films have to offer. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:33:48 +0000 Emanuele Berry 55886 at http://wkar.org Mike Whorf's 'Kaleidoscope' gets revival on AM-870 http://wkar.org/post/mike-whorfs-kaleidoscope-gets-revival-am-870 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Mike Whorf is known to countless Michigan and mid-western radio listeners as the long-time Detroit radio host of <a href="http://wkar.org/post/mike-whorfs-kaleidoscope-comes-wkar" target="_blank">"Kaleidoscope"</a>. The daily program which aired from the mid-1960s to the late 90s won the coveted Peabody Award in 1968, as well as numerous other honors. Thu, 15 May 2014 17:33:42 +0000 Peter Whorf 53434 at http://wkar.org Mike Whorf's 'Kaleidoscope' gets revival on AM-870 Aliens, cops, superheroes, must be summer movie season http://wkar.org/post/aliens-cops-superheroes-must-be-summer-movie-season <p>http://youtu.be/vIu85WQTPRc</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 20:23:45 +0000 Emanuele Berry 53106 at http://wkar.org Moviemaking in Michigan: rewriting and settling on a title http://wkar.org/post/moviemaking-michigan-rewriting-and-settling-title <p></p><p></p><p><em>Current State’s</em> Scott Pohl has been following the making of a movie in Michigan for our series “Moviemaking in Michigan”. We’ve met a couple of people involved in this project, and it’s time for part three. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 18:00:39 +0000 Scott Pohl 52861 at http://wkar.org Moviemaking in Michigan: rewriting and settling on a title Film captures human drama at the large Hadron Collider http://wkar.org/post/film-captures-human-drama-large-hadron-collider <p>http://youtu.be/Rikc7foqvRI</p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-cefa35a0-658b-abed-12ab-e8503af78a25" style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">A new documentary called “<a href="http://particlefever.com/">Particle Fever</a>” will be screened by the East Lansing Film Society tomorrow night. It’s the story of the <a href="http://home.web.cern.ch/topics/large-hadron-collider">Large Hadron Collider</a> and the search for the Higgs Boson.</span> <span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The East Lansing Film Society will screen “Particle Fever” tomorrow night at the Studio C! Theatres in Okemos.</span> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:00:23 +0000 Mark Bashore & Scott Pohl 52210 at http://wkar.org Superheroes, Muppets, and Biblical tales part of spring movie mix http://wkar.org/post/superheroes-muppets-and-biblical-tales-part-spring-movie-mix <p></p><p><span id="docs-internal-guid-d80fd2b2-c102-e0ba-8d91-be93011d8caf" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Each film season, Mlive’s John Serba offers his thoughts on soon to be released films. This week he shared his most and least anticipated movies of the Spring season with <em>Current State</em>’s Emanuele Berry. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:17:26 +0000 Emanuele Berry 50655 at http://wkar.org Superheroes, Muppets, and Biblical tales part of spring movie mix Actor Jeff Daniels plays his musical self in Michigan concert tour http://wkar.org/post/actor-jeff-daniels-plays-his-musical-self-michigan-concert-tour <p></p><p></p><p>Actor and musician <a href="http://www.jeffdaniels.com/">Jeff Daniels</a> is a busy man, but not too busy to come back to entertain folks in his home state of Michigan. Daniels is doing a one-man stage show in seven Michigan towns. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 18:07:17 +0000 Current State 48319 at http://wkar.org Actor Jeff Daniels plays his musical self in Michigan concert tour Oscar preview with founder of East Lansing film festival http://wkar.org/post/oscar-preview-founder-east-lansing-film-festival <p></p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 18:58:01 +0000 Scott Pohl & Mark Bashore 31588 at http://wkar.org