| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:49 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - The real story behind the James Bond film franchise is almost as dramatic as the 007 fantasies themselves, full of twists and turns, personality clashes, heroes, villains, beautiful women and narrow escapes, according to a new...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:57 PM
The last time the Body Worlds people displayed at the Museum of Science and Industry, in a 2011 exhibition showing the development and decline of the human corpus, they included, with seeming incongruity, an ostrich.
The flightless — and, in...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Sony Pictures is spying a hit in its latest James Bond film, as "Skyfall" debuted at No. 1 in 25 foreign countries this weekend.
The film, starring Daniel Craig in the 23rd entry featuring 007, collected an impressive $77.7 million overseas this weekend,...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:00 AM
NEW YORK — Early in "Skyfall," Judi Dench's M pulls aside our embattled hero, played once again with suave ennui by Daniel Craig, and wonders whether the world still needs either of their services. As Bond wraps his head around that idea, he looks...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Skyfall is the latest James Bond film and number 23 overall in the series. Daniel Craig returns for his third turn as the British secret agent 007 for director Sam Mendes. Aside from Craig, the film boasts an A-list cast with the likes of Judi Dench,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:20 PM
If "Skyfall" is the new 50, James Bond is handling it remarkably well. Five decades after the first cinematic incarnation of 007, novelist Ian Fleming's agent provocateur, the spy-craft in the new film is sharper, the intrigue deeper, the beauties...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:01 PM
If you're a James Bond devotee, you may want to put your life on hold for a month or so. That's about the amount of time it will take to get through this boxed set that commemorates the 50th anniversary of the spy movie franchise by gathering all 22 of...
| Jul 8, 2012
The public intellectual has become a rare creature in America, but Kurt Andersen has helped keep it from going extinct. He co-founded Spy magazine, was editor of New York magazine and now writes pieces like Time's 2011 person of the year story, the...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Saturday @ 10a.m. So Cal Test Drive Expo Long Beach Convention Center 300 East Ocean Boulevard Long Beach 562-467-5252 www.testdriveexpo.com It's Father's Day Weekend, to get Dad behind the wheel of nearly one-hundred new vehicles in the first-ever auto...
| Jun 17, 2012
Free Admission! Sunday @ 11a.m. On Location in Malibu 2012: Paintings by the California Art Club Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art @ Pepperdine University 24255 Pacific Coast Highway Malibu 310 506 4851 arts.pepperdine.edu/museum On Location in Malibu...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Saturday @ 8 a.m. 10th Annual South Coast Air Quality Management Districts Lawnmower Exchange Program Long Beach www.aqmd.gov Make this weekends lawn mowing chores easier and pollution free. Today in Long Beach the South Coast Air Quality Management...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Operation Splash Kaiser Permanente 626-405-2652 ww.kaiserpermanente.com Its Summertime! Time to swim! Thousands of youngsters and their parents are eligible for learn-to-swim scholarships and junior lifeguard programs in low-income communities. Its...