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|New DVDs due for release GOOD HAIR (Lionsgate) Comedian Chris Rock weaves beauty product conventions, salon conversations and a trip to India into the rich subject of African American hair culture in this lively and engaging documentary. Rock is funny as "Good Hair s" globetrotting correspondent, and the film is better for his wisecracking yet personal approach to its serious subject. (PG 13; some language, mature content, brief partial nudity) HUNGER (Criterion) Minimally staged, elegantly framed and visually haunting film about Bobby Sands, the first of nine Irish Republican Army prisoners who died in a 1981 hunger strike to protest their treatment at the infamous Maze Prison and the occupation of Northern Ireland by the British. Narrative debut of experimental film director Steve McQueen offers an unblinking, and sometimes hard to take, look at physical and psychological horrors of torture and terrorism. With Michael Fassbender. (Not rated; graphic and pervasive violence, nudity, language) COCO BEFORE CHANEL (Sony) A young woman with designs on a singing career instead becomes one of the distinctive fashion designers in France. Audrey Tautou ("Am breathes life into Moncler Short Padded Coats Women Black an otherwise flat biography of fashion icon Coco Chanel. In French with English subtitles. (PG 13; sex, smoking) LAW ABIDING CITIZEN (Anchor Bay) Cynical tale of disenfranchised man who violently strikes back at a justice system that has done him wrong. With Jamie Foxx, Gerard Butler. (R; brutal violence, torture, rape, language) BLACK DYNAMITE (Sony) Blaxploitation spoof starring Michael Jai White, who also co wrote the screenplay, as a 1970s African American crime fightin , trash talkin , woman romancin man who decides to fight "the Man" for murdering his brother and ruining the ghetto with heroin and malt liquor. (R; sex, nudity, language, some violence, drug use) Not reviewed. THE INFORMANT! (Warner), THE DAMNED UNITED (Sony), THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE (Roadside Attractions), PARIS (IFC), CIRQUE DU FREAK: THE VAMPIRE S ASSISTANT (Universal), THE BOX (Warner), SORORITY ROW (Summit), MOTHERHOOD (E1), DEAD SNOW (IFC), $9.99 (E1) 2012 (Sony), WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE (Warner), PONYO (Disney), GENTLEMEN BRONCOS (Fox), THE PRIVATE LIVES OF PIPPA LEE (Screen Media), COLD SOULS (Fox), WE LIVE IN PUBLIC (IndiePix) PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL "PUSH" BY SAPPHIRE (Lionsgate), CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY (Anchor Bay), PLANET 51 (Sony), THE STONING OF SORAYA M. (Lionsgate) THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG (Disney), ASTRO BOY (Summit), BANDSLAM (Summit), THE FOURTH KIND (Universal), NINJA ASSASSIN (Warner), ARMORED (Sony)A Moncler Down Jackets Women Down Coat Zip Long Black SERIOUS MAN (Universal) Coen brothers personal, if not strictly autobiographical, comedy drama about a Jewish man in 1960s suburban Minneapolis who is confronted by a string of Job like tests to his faith and spirit. (R; nudity, language, drug use) THE TIME TRAVELER S WIFE (Warner) A man with a genetic anomaly, played by Eric Bana, falls in love with a woman, played by Rachel McAdams, he first met when she was just a girl and he was traveling through time. (PG 13; disturbing images, sexual references, brief nudity) COUPLES RETREAT (Universal) Four couples go to an island resort that specializes in relationship therapy. Clich comedy starring and co written by Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau, with Jason Bateman, Kristen Bell, Malin Akerman, Faizon Love. (PG 13; language, sexual situations) THE STEPFATHER (Sony) Remake of 1987 thriller about a youth who discovers his mother s new husband is a serial murderer. With Dylan Walsh, Sela Ward, Sherry Stringfield, Penn Badgley. (PG 13; violence) Not reviewed. BRONSON (Magnolia) True life drama about one of Britain s most violent criminals who has spent 34 years in prison, 30 of them in solitary confinement. With an acclaimed performance by Tom Hardy. Had its area premiere at the 2009 Milwaukee Film Festival. (R; violence, language, sex) Not reviewed. HURRICANE SEASON (Weinstein/Vivendi) A year after Hurricane Katrina, a Louisiana high school basketball coach assembles a team of kids from previously rival schools. Based on a true story drama with Forest Whitaker. (PG 13; brief crude humor) Not reviewed. SERIOUS MOONLIGHT (Magnolia) A woman holds her husband prisoner when she learns he plans to leave her for a younger woman, but burglars and the mistress arrive to complicate things. Written by the late Adrienne Shelly and directed by Cheryl Hines; with Meg Ryan, Timothy Hutton, Kristen Bell. (R; language, thematic material) Not reviewed. ZOMBIELAND. In a post apocalyptic America overrun by the undead, a pair of zombie killers make their way across the country. Horror comedy gets it right, with smart dialogue and great performances by Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson. An American "Shaun of the Dead." (R; violence, gore, language) ADAM. Pleasant story of a man with Asperger s syndrome who finds romance with his neighbor. A delicate and understated performance by Rose Byrne and a remarkable one by Hugh Dancy as the quirky Asperger s sufferer give the unlikely romance a quiet, realistic tone. (PG 13; mature theme, sex, language. AMELIA. Flat but occasionally beautiful biopic of aviator Amelia Earhart. Directed by Mira Nair ("Monsoon Wedding," "The Namesake"). With Hilary Swank, Ewan McGregor, Moncler Men Black Red White 90% Of Wool Sweater Richard Gere. Reviewer: Cathy Jakicic. (PG; some sensuality, language, smoking) MORE THAN A GAME. Documentary about a team of Akron, Ohio, high school basketball players including a superstar in waiting named LeBron James who rise to become the nation s best, and the coach who helps them get there and get ready for life. (PG; brief language, smoking) MICHAEL JACKSON S THIS IS IT. Footage shot during rehearsals for the big London concerts that Michael Jackson never got to perform is turned into a concert/rehearsal documentary that gives the King of Pop the last word on the story of the year his life, his art and his death. (PG; some suggestive choreography and scary images) WHIP IT. Ellen Page plays a reluctant teenage beauty pageant contestant who finds her true self by secretly joining a roller derby team. While the message of self expression and sorority through contact sports is an admirable and valuable one for young girls, this coming of age story on wheels the directorial debut of Drew Barrymore, who also has a small role is not smart, fresh or deep. With Marcia Gay Harden, Daniel Stern, Kristen Wiig. (PG 13; sexual content, alcohol use, drug use, language, violence) BRIGHT STAR. Jane Campion s lush tale of the doomed romance between English poet John Keats and his dazzling neighbor, Fanny Brawne. What could have been a wan, elegant Regency era chick flick is instead, in Campion s hands, an incandescent love story rich in images and passion. With Ben Whishaw, Abbie Cornish. (PG; sensuality, brief language) Star ratings are from reviews by film critic Duane Dudek and other reviewers for the Journal Sentinel.
Alex Schmidt likes to stick with one designer so things mix and match Scarcely back from her honeymoon in Nevis and St. Barts, she ll be dancing the night away tomorrow at the Blue Moon Ball to benefit the League: Serving People with Disabilities. As a member of the Friends of the League, Schmidt has put a lot of hard work into the event, and it s a safe bet that the account executive for the Jewish Times and Style magazine will be putting just as much hard work into her big band swing moves. That Schmidt, a veteran of both Chanel and Armani PR departments, will be making those moves in haute designer style, is a given. until midnight tomorrow at the Evergreen House on North Charles Street. Tickets are $60 in advance. Call 410 323 0500.) Where did you find your wedding dress? I got it up in New York at the third place I went to. I Fashion Moncler Mens Down Jackets Black Red bought it at a trunk show at Michelle s Bridal. The designer, from the House of Adami, was actually there. The dress is all one material, with no beading or lace. It s a very simple, raw silk dress with a full skirt, very tight at the top and sleeveless. It is really casual. Did you have attendants? I had eight bridesmaids. They wore dresses from Vera Wang. Their dresses were short, a silvery purple color and the straps were made of pearls. They were really neat, but a couple of them broke, even though they promised me they wouldn t. How did you acquire your sophisticated eye? When I graduated from college, I moved to New York City and worked for Chanel and Armani. I did public relations. I learned a lot in New York. I just sort of gained a taste for what it was like. It s a matter of knowing what to wear at the appropriate time. and shop at Neiman Marcus a lot, and I also like to go to the boutiques in Soho. Your wardrobe sounds like it runs from conservative to edgy. I definitely have a wide variety of clothes in my closet. I like designer clothes, which are obviously very expensive. I d rather have a few really nice clothes than tons of outfits that aren t as DTC nice. I like to stick with the same Moncler Coats Collar Women With Belts Mid-Length Black designer. That way things mix and match. How do you explain your spectrum of taste? I am well rounded in everything I do; the friends I have and the activities I like to do. In my clothes I am well rounded as well. I can wear anything from sweat suits to Chanel suits. Who is one of your favorite designers? For this summer, I bought a lot of Moschino clothing. A lot of his stuff is very colorful and more funky. How do you shop? I go on two big shopping sprees a year. I buy all of my fall clothes in September, and in May I buy all of my summer clothes. Describe one of your more cutting edge purchases. I have a pair of psychedelic pants I got at Moncler Paris After Midnight in Fells Point. They re pretty wild, and the heels I wear with them are about five inches. How would you dress up a casual outfit? I always have a cashmere sweater to jazz up jeans. What will you be wearing this summer? My husband, Ron Shek, is on the World Lacrosse team so I will be doing a lot of lacrosse watching. Now that I m a wife, I ll have to look cute. I ll wear a little miniskirt and T shirt to the games.