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Zap2It.comAfter Dan Hedaya's memorable appearance as Monk's dad on the recent holiday episode, the award-winning series will return with even more guest stars for its fifth season, which kicks off in January. Among the illustrious actors joining Tony Shalhoub is...
Special to The TimesThrough a quirk of indie distribution, "Death and Texas," having floated around the festival circuit for a few years, has landed in local theaters hot on the heels of "Death of a President" and "Shut Up & Sing." A faux documentary, "Texas" rolls...
Tags: Comedy (genre), Andy Richter, Jello Biafra, Death, Steve Harris
Zap2It.comIt was the best of times and, heaven knows, it was the worst of times. But we can't start off 2007 on a negative note, now can we? A look back at the best of 2006: Best Bad Boy: If loving Josh Holloway as Sawyer on "Lost" is wrong, I don't want to be...
Zap2It.comAs the fifth season of "Monk" continues, fans get to delve even deeper into the defective detective's psyche. In November, viewers gained some insight into Monk's past after meeting his dad Jack (Dan Hedaya), who abandoned his son at a tender young age....
Tags: Celebrities, Sean Astin, Television, Andy Richter, Children
Times Staff WriterDavid Mamet's early play, "Lakeboat," written more than 25 years ago, was a hit at the Sunset Strip's Tiffany Theater in 1994. This screen version, directed by frequent Mamet actor Joe Mantegna, is so-so, a labor of love often laborious, yet also...
Tags: Denis Leary, George Wendt, Joe Mantegna, Peter Falk, Sex
TIMES FILM CRITICFriday December 22, 2000 The Coen brothers did not make their reputation by taking things too seriously, and in that sense "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" is of a piece with what's come before. An eccentric, picaresque Southern period comedy, "Bonnie &...
Times Film CriticContradictory as it sounds, Hollywood is the kind of place you have to despair of to truly love. Where else can a director caught in an untruth say, "It's not a lie, it's a gift for fiction," or a producer insist, "I made $11 million last year and I don't...
Here's an advance look at most of the movie releases through the end of the year. Due to last-minute juggling by the studios, some opening dates may change. Dec. 20 - "Thirteen Days" Drama, New Line With: Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood, Steven Culp....
denotes winner Performance by an actor in a leading role Dustin Hoffman as Michael Dorsey/Dorothy Michaels in TOOTSIE Mirage/Punch Production; Columbia Ben Kingsley as Mahatma Gandhi in GANDHI Indo-British Film Production; Columbia Jack Lemmon as...
denotes winner Performance by an actor in a leading role Michael Caine as Dr. Frank Bryant in EDUCATING RITA Acorn Pictures Limited Production; Columbia Tom Conti as Gowan McGland in REUBEN, REUBEN Saltair/Walter Shenson Production presented by The...
FOR THE TIMESFriday April 5, 1996 Dipping its cup in the free-flowing vitriol of our current political discourse, Stacy Title's "The Last Supper" proposes a kind of Kevorkian Dining & Debating Society: If you don't like your guests' politics, put them out of...
TIMES FILM CRITICFriday November 3, 1995 Comedy loves misery, and few things manufacture discontent as efficiently as ritualized family gatherings. "Home for the Holidays" hopes to find the laughs in the mad chaos of one miserable Thanksgiving, but like many holiday...
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