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  • What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 20, 2014: Hear Francis Ford Coppola speak at OCCC

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Today’s featured event: One of the greatest filmmakers in Hollywood history, Francis Ford Coppola will make rare public appearance tonight at Oklahoma City Community College. The college will host “An Evening with Francis Ford Coppola” as part of its annual Signature Series, at 7 tonight in the...

  • Monday Catchy Quote No. 337

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    A catchy quote from a movie, TV show or other source to brighten the beginning of your week: Kilgore: I love the smell of napalm in the morning. - Click here to learn the source. -BAM

  • "CMA Country Christmas," featuring Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Nettles, Idina Menzel and more, to air Dec. 1 on ABC

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Some of the biggest names in music will come together to celebrate the holidays on “CMA Country Christmas,” a two-hour special hosted for the fifth year by Jennifer Nettles airing from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1 on the ABC Television Network. The special is a celebration of the season featuring...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 19, 2014: Hear Greg Jacobs play a Winter Wind Concert

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Today’s featured event: NORMAN – Red dirt crooner Greg Jacobs will bring his easygoing style to the Winter Wind Concert stage at 7 tonight. The concert, the second in the 2014-15 10-concert series, will be in the intimate atmosphere of The Depot, 200 S Jones.  Tickets are $20. Jacobs is the...

  • Oklahoma City Museum of Art explores 21st century Chinese art in new exhibit "My Generation," opening Saturday

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    A version of this story appears in the Sunday Life section of The Oklahoman. Oklahoma City Museum of Art explores 21st century Chinese art in new exhibit ‘My Generation’ The new traveling exhibition “My Generation: Young Chinese Artists” at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art showcases the divergent...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 18, 2014: See Oklahoma City Theatre Company's "Carrie: The Musical"

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    Today’s featured event: See Oklahoma City Theatre roll out the pig’s blood this year for “Carrie: The Musical” at 8 tonight at the Civic Center Music Hall’s Freede Little Theatre, 201 N Walker. Performances continue through Nov. 1. The musical is based on Stephen King’s famed horror novel. which...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 17, 2014: Hear Susan Herndon at the Pink Pistol in Tishomingo

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Today’s featured event: TISHOMINGO – Hear Oklahoma red dirt singer-songwriter Susan Herndon in concert at 6 tonight at The Ponderosa inside Miranda Lambert’s Pink Pistol boutique, 214 W Main. Johnny Shackleford and Roy Rogers will open the show, which is a post-production fundraiser for the...

  • Science Museum Oklahoma's "Out of the Box" exhibit challenges Oklahoma companies to get creative, opens Saturday

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A version of this column appears in Friday’s Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. Science Museum Oklahoma showcases creativity with ‘Out of the Box’ The third annual “Out of the Box” exhibit, billed as a celebration of “the inherent scientific and aesthetic quality of the world around us,” will...

  • Movie review: "The Zero Theorem," playing Saturday at Oklahoma City Museum of Art

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A version of this review appears in Friday’s Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 3 1/2 of 4 stars. Movie review: “The Zero Theorem” Director Terry Gilliam’s latest project, “The Zero Theorem,” follows Christoph Waltz (“Inglourious Basterds”) through a dystopian future. With “The Hunger Games”...

  • Movie review: "The Congress," playing Friday and Saturday at Oklahoma City Museum of Art

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A version of this review appears in Friday’s Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 4 of 4 stars. Movie review: “The Congress” Israeli director Ari Folman’s (“Waltz with Bashir’) sci-fi film, which merges live action and animation, offers a challenging role for “The Princess Bride” actress Robin...

  • Movie review: Oklahoma-made film "Rudderless"

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A version of this review appears in the Friday Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. 3 1/2 of 4 stars. Movie review: “Rudderless” William H. Macy helms a steady and sure directorial debut with his Oklahoma-made musical drama “Rudderless,” which is as easy on the ears as it is hard on the heart....

  • Interview: William H. Macy found his directorial sea legs while making “Rudderless” in Oklahoma

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A version of this story appears in the Friday Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. Oklahoma makes waves for William H. Macy during the making of “Rudderless” Oscar-nominated actor and Emmy-winning writer William H. Macy says he can’t think of a nicer place to have made his directorial debut, a...



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