From apes to xenomorphs: My five favorite sci-fi movies

Published April 16, 2013

When done well, the science fiction genre not only entertains but immerses the viewer into an imaginative world of fascinating ideas, exciting action and memorable characters. Sci-fi gets the mind going just as much as the pulse ... when it's done right. And these five films definitely do it right.


Milwaukee Talks: USA Network founder Kay Koplovitz

Published June 28, 2005

Kay Koplovitz, founder of USA Network and a leading female entrepreneur in the country, grew up in the 1950s and '60s in South Milwaukee and attended high school there. Koplovitz sat down with OMC before delivering a keynote luncheon address in Milwaukee recently.


Trashy "Cadavra" is a riotous spoof of b-movies

Published March 12, 2004

If it's meant to be trash, does that make it any less trashy? That's the question you might ask yourself at the end of "The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra" ... unless you're laughing too hard to ask yourself anything.


Second "Harry Potter" film will delight Milwaukee muggles

Published Nov. 15, 2002

The second movie, "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," continues the story of the young wizard. This high-budget film will ferry fans and their families through the holiday season, and to the movie's credit, they will not be disappointed.