Published: Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:16:02 CDT
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:56:00 CDTI don't want to say Corinne is everything wrong with "The Bachelor" ... but Corinne is everything wrong with "The Bachelor." But also everything right? I know; I'm confused too. Let's talk about last night's new episode.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:04:00 CDTWe sat down with WISN meteorologist Jeremy Nelson for a Milwaukee Talks as he prepares to say goodbye to Brew City. Nelson's last day on air here - before leaving for a job as chief meteorologist at Channel 12's sister station in Savannah, Georgia - is Friday.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:06:00 CDTA frontrunner busted out of the pack while a serious villain emerged on the second episode of "The Bachelor" last night. Here are our contenders and pretenders from Monday night's new chapter in Nick Viall's dating life.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 16:56:00 CDTAdding to the list of retiring familiar local news faces, longtime TMJ4 weatherman John Malan announced today that he will sign off, with March 1 marking the final day of his 36-year career in the Milwaukee area.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 15:36:00 CDTAaron Rodgers was able to defeat the New York Giants yesterday, 38-13, in the NFC Wild Card game. Tonight, however, on the premiere of the new trivia show "Big Fan," Rodgers will face off against an even more daunting opponent: his fans.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 12:56:00 CDTLast night, the Golden Globes officially kicked off awards season, announcing its bizarre yet not bizarre enough to be all that interesting winners. But who really won and lost at Sunday night's ceremony? Let's break it down.
Sat, 7 Jan 2017 13:26:00 CDTThe loving tributes to dearly departed Hollywood legends Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds are still flowing in - including the unfortunately timely documentary "Bright Lights," premiering tonight at 7 p.m. on HBO.
Sat, 7 Jan 2017 09:06:00 CDTWill "La La Land" dance onto the Golden Globes stage several times Sunday night? Will the clock strike midnight on "Moonlight" and its awards season run? Pop culture editor Matt Mueller makes his predictions for Sunday night's show.
Fri, 6 Jan 2017 17:16:00 CDTThere are a lot of reasons to be excited for 2017, but at the top of the list - or at least right below "It's not 2016" - is the number of exciting, potential-rich movies coming out in the next 359 days. Here are the 17 we're most excited about.
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 16:06:00 CDTFOX6 announced today that veteran sports anchor Tom Pipines will retire in February after 32 years at the station. Pipines marks the third big name - after Vince Condella and Katrina Cravy - to retire from FOX6 in the past year.
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:23:00 CDTDespite the all-red cavalcade on last night's premiere of "The Bachelor," a few of the contestants managed to make strong impressions on both Nick and viewers - for both the better and the worse. Here are my early contenders and pretenders from episode one.
Mon, 2 Jan 2017 17:26:00 CDT"The Bachelor" returns to TV tonight - with a familiar face for both fans of the long-running dating reality show and Milwaukee residents in tow. Tune in at 7 p.m. on ABC to see how Day 1 goes for Nick Viall - and tune in tomorrow for our thoughts!
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:56:00 CDTTo say Carrie Fisher is a part of modern Americana would be an understatement. Well, her character Princess Leia, at least. But it's Carrie Fisher who has kept the princess a reality for billions.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 15:46:00 CDTYet another beloved, influential and inspirational celebrity was tragically added to the list of those taken from us in 2016, as the news broke this morning that actress and "Star Wars" icon Carrie Fisher died after suffering a massive heart attack.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 13:06:00 CDTOff of work this next week and need something to do other than pick at Christmas leftovers and mess with your new gifts? Here are all the movies currently playing in theaters for you to enjoy this holiday season. Happy movie watching!
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 12:36:00 CDTGetting nostalgic for childhood movies is nothing new on the internet. However, in the case of "Shazaam," it's a little more curious - mainly because "Shazaam" doesn't actually exist.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 16:56:00 CDTGuess who's ready to end 2016 and move onto 2017? Well, yes, pretty much everybody, but especially Netflix, which jumped the gun on the new year by announcing its new entertainment offerings - and dearly departeds - for January.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 17:56:00 CDTIn honor of this weekend's release of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," OnMilwaukee pop culture editor and expert Matt Mueller went about the task of ranking the seven "Star Wars" movies. Safe to say the prequels did not fare well.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:01:00 CDTFrankie MacDonald, who has autism, gives a weather warning in a boisterous fashion (via YouTube) that I cannot stop smiling at. And, he's just in time for our first snow event of the season.
Fri, 9 Dec 2016 18:26:00 CDTTo help tell which new movies are brand new iPhones and which ones are re-gifted fruitcakes, we've put together this Christmas preview of the naughty and the nice heading to theaters this holiday season.
Tue, 6 Dec 2016 17:06:00 CDTAuthor Jason Diamond went to find '80s film icon John Hughes and write his biography. He came back with his own personal memoir, "Searching for John Hughes," instead. We chatted with the author about Hughes, his beloved movies and nostalgia.
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 15:12:00 CDTI wasn't really in the market for a new TV, but like so many others, I got suckered into buying a huge one on Black Friday. I was lured by the low, low prices, but also the idea of having a super-sharp 65-inch television that would be ready for 4K.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:30:00 CDTWith almost everything available on-demand online, cable and satellite TV are pretty archaic. Today, ATandT acknowledged this by unveiling DIRECTV Now, a streaming service that will go head-to-head with cable (and its own soon-to-be-discontinued U-Verse), for $35 a month.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 15:16:00 CDTNetflix's much-anticipated "Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life" premiered this holiday weekend, and, while most of the show played like a sloppy but warmly satisfying Thanksgiving dinner, the ending left an uneasy aftertaste.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 14:06:00 CDTThe local news ratings for November have been released, with WISN 12 at the top of the charts for the period.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:16:00 CDTChristmas has come early for Netflix subscribers, as the service announced its new arrivals for December - including "Captain America: Civil War," only the biggest movie of the year. And that's far from all. Here's everything coming and going next month.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:46:00 CDTDisney's done a pretty respectable job with their live-action rehashings ("Cinderella" is still a genuine enchantment) and today's newly released "Beauty and the Beast" trailer would only seem to solidify that.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:46:00 CDTWho's in the mood for a horrific story about children, a brutal stabbing and a faceless nightmare monster from the internet - all based in Wisconsin? No? Well, you've got time to get ready, as "Beware the Slenderman" will premiere on HBO on Jan. 23.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 11:26:00 CDTWe feel you, guys. No matter who you're rooting for in today's election, you're stressed out as hell. Well, as it turns out, an unusual source is doing its patriotic duty to sooth the American public and calm us right the hell down tonight: The Weather Channel.
Tue, 1 Nov 2016 18:06:00 CDTIf it wasn't enough that it's the holiday season, it's also Oscar season, and that means all the big names are coming out this November - from Marvel to Harry Potter, from Ang Lee to Robert Zemeckis - and the returns of Mel Gibson and Warren Beatty.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:56:00 CDTIt's scary movie season, so to help guide you through the ghoulish shocks and surprises on screen this year, here's a breakdown of what to see and where to be scared this Halloween weekend.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:16:00 CDTFor a generation of kids, the only thing better than The Muppets was "Muppet Babies," the animated series from the '80s and early '90s. Now, Disney is hoping to make that happen again for a new generation with an upcoming CG reboot.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:56:00 CDTOf all the doomed characters on last night's season premiere of "The Walking Dead," the one with truly the least hope of making it out unscathed was the AMC show itself. And it sadly lived down to expectations.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:46:00 CDTSome months, it feels like there's nothing for anybody being added to Netflix. November will not be one of those months, with "The Jungle Book," "The Crown," "Gilmore Girls" and "Boyhood" headed your way. Here's what to expect - and what to watch while you can.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:06:00 CDTYou probably didn't need much of a teaser trailer to start getting excited about "Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2." But here's one anyways, released today by returning director James Gunn, and it certainly doesn't hurt!
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:56:00 CDTI hit 23 movies at the Milwaukee Film Festival this year. I know: WEAK. But luckily for me, and all the other film festival junkies out there looking back regretfully at the screenings we missed, many of the selections are still out there. Here's where to find them.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:00:00 CDTThis weekend, The Arts Page, with host Sandy Maxx, tells the story of Locamoji and shows how our team spearheaded by creative director Jason McDowell designs, develops and deploys the Locamojis. The episode is called "arts in a flash."
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:13:00 CDTIn its eighth and ultimately most-attended year, the Milwaukee Film Festival in 2016 presented Sportsball!, a new category comprising six feature-length documentaries that aimed to "showcase the sporting life." They succeeded. Here's our ranking and reviews of Sportsball!
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 08:54:00 CDTAs anybody who attended even just one of the 283 films scattered about the city over the previous two weeks can attest, the Milwaukee Film Festival had another great year in 2016. And now, the numbers are in to statistically prove it.
Fri, 7 Oct 2016 12:56:00 CDTWith true crime stories all the rage in Hollywood, it's actually surprising that it has taken this long to get around to a new movie about the case of Milwaukee's own Jeffrey Dahmer. But we're finally here - and with a surprising face in the lead.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 11:16:00 CDTWith a dedication normally reserved for the Zapruder film, there are plenty of blogs searching and hunting for clues to filming locations and possible plot developments for "The Bachelor." And according to several of them, they've found Milwaukee is the next stop tonight.
Wed, 5 Oct 2016 17:56:00 CDTAlmost 30 years after its original release, Westley himself, Cary Elwes, is sharing his experiences with fans young and old with a stop at the Riverside. We got to chat with the actor to get a sneak preview of some of his insider insights on the film.
Tue, 4 Oct 2016 11:11:00 CDTWTMJ host Charlie Sykes will step away from his daily radio show and weekly television show at the end of 2016. Jeff Wagner will move up to 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Tue, 4 Oct 2016 10:56:00 CDTHaving "The Blind Side" as your first leading Hollywood role is, as star Quinton Aaron calls it, "a blessing," but he also wants to make sure it's just the beginning. "Halfway," one of the Milwaukee Film Festival's selections, is a part of that mission.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:06:00 CDTThere are a lot of exciting, creative and vibrant things happening in the world of yarn. You just unfortunately wouldn't get that impression walking out of "Yarn," one of the Art and Artists documentary selections at this year's Milwaukee Film Festival.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 12:45:00 CDTThe Milwaukee Film Festival documentary Ovarian Psycos introduces a bandana-wearing "bicycling brigade" from L.A. that provides a sense of empowerment for women in Los Angeles. It screens again tonight at 9 p.m. at The Times Cinema.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 18:56:00 CDTIn 2013, two Milwaukee Iraq War vets packed up and took to the road for a trek across the country - both for their injured mental health and the health of others struggling like them. Three years later, their journey still has legs thanks to "Almost Sunrise."
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:56:00 CDTOn Aug. 28, 2013, two Iraq War veterans took the first steps of an incredible walk of physical endurance and emotional healing. On Saturday night, their journey returns to where it started with "Almost Sunrise," the Milwaukee Film Festival's centerpiece selection.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:16:00 CDTIt's scary movie season, with a sequel to "Ouija" and the most frightening horror of them all - Madea - all making their way to the big screen this October. Here's what to keep your eyes out for this month at the movie theater.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:09:00 CDT"Speed Sisters," one of the films in the Milwaukee Film Festival's new Sportsball! series, knows great sports movies are about more than just competition. This one tells of the first all-female race car team in the Middle East, focusing on the people, their lives, adversity and triumph.