In 1969, while a cultural revolution swept through the free world, there was still one place that refused to change with the times: newsrooms. Good Girls Revolt follows a group of young female researchers at "News of the Week," who ask to be treated fairly. Their revolutionary request sparks convulsive changes and upends marriages, careers, sex lives, love lives, and friendships.
Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas documents in rousing song and dance a new Texas Legend, which now joins the Alamo as a historical institution immortalized in story, song, book, play and movie.
A grizzled little league coach tries to turn his team of misfits into champs.
Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA and Golden Globes-winner Sir Ben Kingsley stars as the 19th-century barber who kills people and gives the corpses to a London baker who uses them as meat for her pies.
One near-death experience at a dinner party drastically alters the lives of everyone in attendance. Careers, relationships, religious beliefs, and life goals get reexamined in this ensemble dark comedy from some of Chicago's top sketch and improv talent.