Tag: Michael Jackson

Cirque Du Soleil’s “Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour” Review

Posted: February 8, 2012 at 6:02 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Featured, Live Theater, Local, Music, Reviews

The stage is set, the curtain is dropped, and you wait in breathless anticipation of Cirque’s latest creation, live at the Scottrade Center.  The Immortal World Tour, featuring Michael Jackson’s entire catalog of hits, is the most daring and emotional show yet.  I spent the better part of the show feeling like Michael was there […]

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What Can Viewers Expect When “Glee” Returns?

Posted: January 12, 2011 at 7:50 pm   /   Local, Television

I didn’t love the first half of the second season of Glee.  I thought they focused too much on the music, and not enough on the characters and developing their stories.  The later episodes got better at this.  I just feel like there should be four or five songs at the most in each episode.  […]

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“We Are the World” 2010 Celebrity Video Released During Olympics To Benefit Haiti

Posted: February 13, 2010 at 12:28 pm   /   Local, Music

“We Are The World” was released 25 years after the original recording, during the Winter Olymics Opening ceremony last night. Over 70 celebrities recorded the song on February 1st, 2010, in the same studio as the original 25 years ago – which was created to combat famine and disease in Africa by “U.S.A. For Africa.” […]

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DVD and Blu-ray Sales – “The Boys are Back,” “Whip It,” “Surrogates,” “Atonement,” and “This Is It”

Posted: January 26, 2010 at 6:02 am   /   DVD News, Local

Today is a pretty good day for new DVDs and Blu-rays. There are a good amount to chose from, and as usual – Amazon is running some great deals. The Boys Are Back (DVD) – The true story of a man who must suddenly raise his two sons alone after the untimely passing of his […]

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Kenny Ortega slated to direct ‘In The Heights’

Posted: December 16, 2009 at 11:47 am   /   Local, Movie News

Kenny Ortega won a lot of people over with This Is It. Even though he was really only supposed to be a choreographer and show runner, he ended up turning director after Michael Jackson’s untimely death. The film went onto rave reviews, and showed an intimate look at its star. I’m sure how well the […]

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Michael Jackson’s This Is It

Posted: October 28, 2009 at 12:56 am   /   Local, Movie Reviews

I’ll be the first to admit I was a bit skeptical about this film.  I’m a lifelong Michael Jackson fan.  I listened to my tape of  ‘Bad’ so much when I was a kid I practically wore it out.  Although, I wasn’t a diehard fan, I always had an appreciation for his music. My respect […]

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Enter to Win FREE Passes to “Michael Jackson’s This Is It” at the St. Louis Advance Screening

Posted: October 26, 2009 at 8:20 am   /   Contests, Local

ReviewSTL invites you to enter to win passes to the St. Louis advance screening of “This Is It”

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Judge Approves Sale of Michael Jackson Concert Footage

Posted: August 10, 2009 at 9:21 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Sony has acquired the rights to footage of Michael Jackson’s final concert footage. The footage will be edited in a film to be released in theaters on October 30, 2009. From THR.com: Sony has secured the rights to release “This Is It,” a film using footage of Michael Jackson’s rehearsals for his “This Is It” […]

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The Court Approves Custody of Michael Jackson’s kids to Katherine Jackson

Posted: August 3, 2009 at 6:36 pm   /   Local, Off the Wall

It’s official – the mother of Michael Jackson, Katherine Jackson, was officially awarded custody of the King of Pop’s three children: Prince Michael (12), Paris (11), and Prince Michael II (Blanket, 7). Michael Jackson’s ex-wife, Debbie Rowe, was fighting for custody of the kids but only received visitation rights. Beside from the custody battle of […]

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Pictures of Omer Bhatti – Michael Jackson’s Love Child

Posted: July 31, 2009 at 10:22 am   /   Local, Off the Wall

Check out the above photo gallery of Omer Bhatti, a 25-year-old dancer and aspiring rapper from Oslo, Norway – who has been affirmed as Michal Jackson’s son. From ABC – The kid says he’s Michael’s son — and now, so does the Jackson family patriarch, Joe Jackson. In an interview with TV One, Joe Jackson […]

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