Film
rampart
Film
Jan 25, 2012

LACMA RAMPS UP FOR RAMPART

I recently attended a special screening of the film Rampart, presented by Film Independent and the New York Times Film Club and held at the…read more >

extremloudincrclose
Film, Reviews
Jan 25, 2012

EXTREMELY LOUD AND INCREDIBLY CLOSE

The movie Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is titled incorrectly. The movie should have been named Extremely Good and Incredibly Moving. With a well deserved Academy Award nomination…read more >

livereadreitman
Film
Jan 19, 2012

JASON REITMAN’S LIVE READ AT LACMA

Tonight I attended my first Live Read, a Film Independent series at LACMA created by Director Jason Reitman. It featured the classic script Shampoo with readers…read more >

palmsprings
Events, Festivals, Film
Jan 17, 2012

PALM SPRINGS FILM FESTIVAL

Smack dab in the middle of the festival circuit and just before the Awards Season craziness is under way, you have the Palm Springs Film…read more >

glennclosealbertnobbs
Film
Jan 12, 2012

LACMA- GLENN CLOSE WEARS THE PANTS

‘It’s still hard for people to accept strong women,’ says Glenn Close, sitting cross-legged in a jacket and swingy trousers, all confidence and platinum hair…read more >

paramount100
Film
Jan 12, 2012

PARAMOUNT TURNS 100- OUR TOP TEN LIST

When Paramount Pictures (originally called Famous Players Studios) was founded in 1912, people were still unsure of the moneymaking potential in film. The product was…read more >

warhorse
Film
Jan 11, 2012

WAR HORSE SNORE HORSE

War Horse is based on a book by British author Michael Morpurgo. Set in England and Europe during World War One, War Horse is the heartfelt…read more >

girlwithdragontattoo
Film
Jan 3, 2012

GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO

If you have already read the book by Stieg Larsson and decide to see this movie, you will not be disappointed. I generally do not…read more >

Brave
Film
Jan 3, 2012

2012 FILM PREVIEW

If the Mayans are right and the world really is going to end in 2012, then at least Hollywood will treat us to many big…read more >

youngadult
Film
Jan 2, 2012

YOUNG ADULT = ONE TWISTED RIDE

If you get your kicks from laughing at the expense of others, Young Adult is a romp you won’t want to miss! As the story goes,…read more >