Feature, Film & TV

Retrospective: Music Box Theatre Presents a Week of All Things Weird, Wonderful and Totally Lynchian

Five years (and one pandemic) after its first go-round with an all-David-Lynch, all-the-time program, Chicago’s Music Box Theatre again presents a week-long retrospective on “one of the greatest and most […]

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Audio, Music, TCR Mixtape

TCR Mixtape No. 25: That Gum You Like Is Going To Come Back In Style

chicago, local music, mixtape,

It is happening again. Honestly I didn’t think it would ever happen again. I was too young to have watched the show when it originally aired, but its legacy and […]

Julian Ramirez /
Film, Film & TV, Review

Film Review – David Lynch: The Art Life, A Portrait of a Cinematic Mastermind

In this strangely organic and homey approach to a biography documentary, David Lynch: The Art Life concentrates exclusively on the filmmaker’s early years, leading up to and concluding with the […]

Steve Prokopy /
Film & TV, Film fest

Get Surreal at Music Box’s Massive David Lynch Retrospective

With the much-anticipated relaunch of “Twin Peaks” coming to Showtime next month (May 21), the Music Box Theatre is embarking on what might be its most ambitious film series ever. […]

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Front page

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 4/27 – 4/30

It’s the final weekend in April, and it looks like those April showers are going right into May. So let’s not let this weekend be bogged down by the rain. […]

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