| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Fourteen years ago, a group of movie lovers banded together to organize the first Newport Beach Film Festival. For the opening-night attraction at Fashion Island, they chose "Sunset Blvd.," the 1950 Billy Wilder drama whose most famous moment features a...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Drew Barrymore has welcomed a second baby girl, but judging from the newborn's name, we're wondering if she really wanted a boy...
The "Blended" star and husband Will Kopelman welcomed Frankie Barrymore Kopelman on Tuesday, her rep confirmed to People....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:45 AM
For Charlie Darby, love is intimately linked with lunacy.
From the outside, the grade-school principal in the movie "Lovesick" — played by actor Matt LeBlanc — has everything: a great circle of friends, a supportive family and a satisfying...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The setting: Newport Beach's Fashion Island, located in the heart of Los Angeles County's often under-appreciated southern cousin, Orange County. The timing: late April, several months after the Academy Awards, and diametrically removed from the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Ellen Fisher was in for a surprise.
Determined to avoid a repeat of last year's Newport Beach Film Festival opening night — where she arrived a half hour before the start of the film — the Orange resident made her way to Edwards Big...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Things 2Do - August 2014
Teen Club: Anime. Come share your interest in Anime, view videos and participate in discussion topics and special events. 3 - 4:30 p.m. at Coral Gables Branch, 3443 Segovia St.,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:01 AM
As a writer and/or director (and sometime actor), Harold Ramis is responsible for some of the most popular, enduring comedy hits of the past four decades, including four movies that rank among the American Film Institute's "100 Years...100 Laughs" best-...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Colleagues spanning Harold Ramis’ career from Second City to Hollywood — as well as some prominent politicians and in one case both — turned out to mourn the late director-writer-actor at a private funeral service Wednesday in Glencoe, a...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:38 AM
“Groundhog Day” opened in theaters 20 years ago, and was greeted by much head-scratching, even among Bill Murray fans. This was not a movie about Murray and his rodent nemesis from “Caddyshack.”
The Nietzschean story, which...
| Feb 23, 2013
Like to laugh, don't care why or where. Don't care the occasion, formal or otherwise, though the formal ones always — to quote Jack Nicholson — "bring out the devil in me."
Like to laugh with people and at people and for people, which is...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Talk about biting the hand that feeds you -- noted troublemaker Chevy Chase has gone on the offensive against his current job, star of NBC's "Community," yet again, calling it a "mistake" and sitcoms in general "the lowest form of television."...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:33 PM
An 83-year-old man was killed Monday afternoon after he was struck by a 40-year-old motorist at an unmarked crosswalk in central Glendale, police said. The man, who officials had not identified Tuesday pending the notification of his family, was taken.......