“American Animals,” a fact-based story about four college-age men who tried to steal rare books, is both entertaining and profound. It features the real-life men speaking to the camera, along with the actors portraying them.
“Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” a documentary about Fred Rogers and his children’s TV show, “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” illustrates how its mild-mannered star’s message of kindness and love was downright revolutionary. Four stars
Kate Spade's funeral draws family, friends and admirers to Kansas City for a final goodbye on June 21, 2018. The famed designer of handbags and other fashion accessories was found dead on June 5, having taken her own life by hanging.
In “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, ” dangerous dinosaurs wind up on the mainland. The action, charismatic stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, and skilled direction by J.A. Bayona almost compensate for a shallow script.
Who makes the best onion rings in Kansas City? Grab plenty of ketchup and napkins, because our list is irresistible: Jack Stack, Winstead's, Gates, Paul's Drive-In, HiBoy Drive-In, Mugs-Up and many more recommendations from readers.
The Abramovitz brothers have in dry dock The Whippoorwill, a 45-ton vessel revived from the worst water disaster in Kansas history. They say she's almost seaworthy again after decades of repairs and cosmetic touches by his family and three previous owners.
“There’s No Place Like Home: Lessons in Activism From LGBT Kansas,” by C.J. Janovy, is the FYI Book Club’s latest selection. In it, Janovy finds quiet progress for LGBT residents in a state better known for anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church.
Tickets on sale Friday, June 22, 2018: Beck with The Voidz, Panic! At the Disco with Two Feet, Snow Patrol, Little River Band, OhGr with Lead Into Gold and Omniflux, Cody Johnson, Clutch, Lita Ford, The Revivalists.
KC events June 21-27, 2018: Sporting KC, T-Bones, J.B. Smoove, Penn & Teller, Tour de Lakes, Fiesta Filipina, Maker Faire, Heather Land, Trixie Mattel, Out Here Now LGBT film festival, KC Symphony season ending concert, Just for Her Event.
Disney has asked theaters to warn people seeing "Incredibles 2" about a scene with flashing lights that could trigger seizures in people with light sensitivity after a blogger and The Epilepsy Foundation issued warnings over the weekend.
President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo posing with comedian Tom Arnold _ who is working on a show to hunt down recordings of the president _ fueling speculation that Cohen may have secret tapes of Trump.
Brothers Josh and Matt Abramovitz hope to get the 45-ton craft out on Perry Lake east of Topeka by the Fourth of July. The Whippoorwill was capsized by a tornado 40 years ago in Pomona Lake, killing 16 people.