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Hilton Honors Concert Series: Top Acts with gourmet food and top shelf drinks in an intimate setting

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Hilton Honors Concert Series: Top Acts with gourmet food and top shelf drinks in an intimate setting

By Debbie Hall Photo Credit: Denise Truscello / Getty Images for Hilton You find out one of your favorite bands, Walk the Moon, is playing in a big arena in Las Vegas. You really want to attend, but concerts can be such a hassle. However, as a member of Hilton Honors, you can use your […]

“One Night for One Drop,” live on March 8 with high end auction items

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“One Night for One Drop,” live on March 8 with high end auction items

Watch on CBS on March 16 when for the first time the charity performance will be televised. One Drop will present its seventh annual philanthropic event imagined by Cirque du Soleil “One Night for One Drop” at the “O” Theatre at Bellagio Resort & Casino on Friday, March 8. Initiated a decade ago by Cirque […]

Q&A: writer/director Nessa Wrafter and producer Clancie Brennan on short film EARLY DAYS

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Q&A: writer/director Nessa Wrafter and producer Clancie Brennan on short film EARLY DAYS

By Josh Muchly EARLY DAYS is a short film centering on Kate, a new mother struggling with postpartum depression and navigating expectations regarding maternity. Writer/director Nessa Wrafter and producer Clancie Brennan were kind enough to answer some questions about this compelling film. Informer Media Group: Hi, you two. Thank you so much for answering some […]

Review: CAT STICKS from the Sundance Film Festival

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Review: CAT STICKS from the Sundance Film Festival

By Josh Muchly Upshot: Premiering at this year’s Sundance, CAT STICKS is a black and white film from India, the singular film from that country at the annual festival. Based in Calcutta and presented in Hindi, first-time writer/ director Ronny Sen centers the film on people towards the fringes of society — due to unfortunate happenstance […]

Review: Oscar-nominated COLD WAR

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Review: Oscar-nominated COLD WAR

By Josh Muchly Upshot: Two artists, Zula (Joanna Kulig) and Wiktor ( Tomasz Kot) fall in love in communist Poland post-WWII. However, their yearning for one another, their artistic endeavors and, indeed, their very survival keep them from a lasting union even as their fates continue to intertwine. Rundown: Though the most talked-about foreign film in this awards […]

Q&A: writer/director Marianne Farley on Oscar-nomimated MARGUERITE

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Q&A: writer/director Marianne Farley on Oscar-nomimated MARGUERITE

By Josh MUCHLY This short film centers on the friendship between an aging woman, Marguerite (played by Béatrice Picard) and her nurse, Rachel (Sandrine Bisson); their interactions allow Marguerite to rediscover long-buried feelings and make peace with her past. The film was nominated for an Academy Award, and writer/director Marianne Farley was gracious enough to […]

Carlos Santana, The Man, The Show, The Living Legend

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Carlos Santana, The Man, The Show, The Living Legend

He is 71 years young and still going strong. By Claude Puggioni Recently, I had the thrill and the honor of experiencing a living legend in concert at the House of Blues in Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino and see Carlos Santana live!  The show was to start at 8:15 p.m. with no other bands […]

Review: SHOPLIFTERS

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Review: SHOPLIFTERS

By Josh Muchly Upshot: This Japanese film (originally titled “Manbiki kazoku”) centers on a stitched-together clan of small-time crooks who take the risk of harboring a young girl — named Yuri — they find outside in the cold, even as their own struggle for survival is faltering. It won the Palme d’Or at Cannes in […]

5 Big Clues You Missed in the ‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Teaser and Poster

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5 Big Clues You Missed in the ‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Teaser and Poster

You might love playing online games, especially if you have a sugarhouse casino promo code, but did you know that you have been missing out with some exciting things on your TV? If you’re a fan of the supernatural, the two shows you cannot miss out on are Stranger Things and Game of Thrones. Unfortunately, […]

Stream-In: a review of OCEAN’S EIGHT (2018)

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Stream-In: a review of OCEAN’S EIGHT (2018)

By Josh Muchly They made a list and checked it twice, but didn’t reward the good girls and boys for watching. Upshot: Ocean’s Eight centers on Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock), Danny Ocean’s never-before-mentioned sister as she corrals an all-female crew to attempt a heist at New York City’s Met Gala. Ultimately, the film is about as […]

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