| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:03 AM
"The Walking Dead,"AMC's epic, buzzy zombie apocalypse drama, returns from its midseason hibernation this Sunday at 9 p.m. with the first of six episodes closing out the second season.
The midseason finale, which aired on Nov. 27, saw a zombified...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:58 AM
For a lightweight comedy about two unconventional dudes sheltering a fugitive space alien, "Paul" sure comes weighted down with conventional movie "values."
We all know the list by now: It's better to be socially inept and unkempt than neat and...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:58 AM
With laws and attitudes about marijuana starting to ease nationally, what better time for a comeback by 1970s comedy duo Cheech & Chong?
The cannabis-obsessed comedy team became cult favorites in the disco decade for routines that revolved around...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Although some sister city matches are made in heaven — Cannes, France, and Beverly Hills, for instance — others appear less so, and many are just plain eccentric. What to make of the fact that Bordeaux, deep down near France's Atlantic coast,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In late 1948, before the bulldozers came, 19-year-old photography student Don Normark stumbled upon a tranquil enclave of poor Mexican Americans in the hills above downtown Los Angeles.
Its residents eyed him curiously at first, this skinny man with a...
| May 14, 2014
Guido Rud's FilmSharks has inked international sales rights to "El Americano 3D," billed as the first major U.S.-Mexico animated feature co-production.
FilmSharks is shopping pre-sales in Cannes. Lisa Kudrow heads the voice cast of the family-targeted...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Beautiful and terrifying, the painting hangs in the foyer of Cheech Marin's oceanside home. It depicts a car crash on the upper deck of an L.A. freeway, an appallingly seductive vision of maimed metal erupting into fauvist-tinted fireballs.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Stoner duo Cheech & Chong could be blazing a trail back to the big screen.
Tommy Chong revealed in a recent interview with CelebStoner.com that he and longtime comedy partner Cheech Marin are working on a new movie with director Jay Chandrasekhar, a...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Everyone is certain where the Eastside is.
It's east of the L.A. River. Of La Brea. Of La Cienega.
It's east of wherever the Westside stops. But where is that? Just look at the street signs. Fold a map of the city in half. Fold it nine times. Ask your...
| Dec 14, 2013
These days, stoner comedians Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong, a.k.a. Cheech and Chong, have the volatile dynamic of a married couple, each tiring of the other's company quickly.
"It's like we have this affinity together that comes along only once every...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Like the nebulous boundaries of Los Angeles itself, encircling the city's musical sound can be tricky business. There are the vibrations of surf and mariachi music, the crawl of Compton G-funk and laid-back '50s cool jazz, Mexican boleros and the ladies...