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  • September 26 - October 2 in nightlife: Jeff Mangum, Stephen Malkmus, Chris Brown

    September 26 - October 2 in nightlife: Jeff Mangum, Stephen Malkmus, Chris Brown
    Saturday was a busy day. There was the book festival and Legacy Chase and Big in Japan and Height with Friends, and the list goes on and on. Where were you? Did you make it to the Deadmau5 show in Silver Spring earlier in the week? How did it compare to...
  • Total Recall movie reviews: leave a classic alone

    Total Recall movie reviews: leave a classic alone
    I had low expectations for the remake of"Total Recall,"one of my favorite movies. And it appears that they have been met. The movies are based on the great Philip K. Dick's 1966 short story "We Can Remember It For You Wholesale." Dick was asci-fi master,...
  • Movie secrets are there, in the script!

    Movie secrets are there, in the script!
    You know what "Star Wars" is about? I mean, really about? Vietnam. It's a critical allegory of the war: The Rebels are the scrappy Viet Cong, hastily assembled, devoted and relentless; the Empire is the American military, tripped up by an enemy using...
  • Hugh Jackman's Not the First Musical Houdini

    Hugh Jackman's Not the First Musical Houdini
      Tony Award winner Hugh Jackman will return to Broadway during the 2013-14 season to star in an original musical "Houdini," Broadway.com announced today.                   Stephen Schwartz ("Wicked," "The Magic Show") will compose the score and and book...
  • Beyond 'Black Swan': Underrated dance movies that deserve a second chance

     
    Dance movies are officially cool again thanks to "Black Swan," the nightmarish thriller starring Natalie Portman that is set in the world of New York's classical ballet. The Darren Aronofsky film has been racking up award nominations while proving to........
  • Rutger Hauer keeps his cool, which is all that counts

     
    Rutger Hauer is cooler than any 67 year-old film actor 30 years removed from his most famous role has a right to be. He turns up in an exorcism movie starring Anthony Hopkins (“The Rite”), it’s news. He stars in a no-budget “...
  • Sony grabs the ‘Water for Elephants’ director for a Houdini movie

     
    Francis Lawrence's “Water for Elephants” adaptation isn't even in theaters yet and already Sony is impressed enough to want him for another early last century period piece. The studio wants Lawrence (He also did “I Am Legend”) to...
  • Total Recall remake lands Farrell, Nighy

     
    As all of Hollywood clears its throat and says “Um, Arnold WHO?”, the remake of one of Schwarzenegger's bigger hits, the Paul Verhoeven-directed sci-fi film “Total Recall,” lands its leads. Heat Vision is reporting that Colin...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'The Great Dinosaur Escape' on National Geographic

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 3 - 9 in PDF format TV listings for the week of July 3 - 9 in PDF format (from latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv) Weekly TV Listings and more can be found......
  • 'Game of Thrones' star Carice van Houten on magic and Melisandre

     
    When a TV series crams horse beheadings, frozen zombies, dragons, sword fighting and naked prostitutes into nearly every episode, it’s hard for a single actor to make a grand impact. But actress Carice van Houten has done precisely that in the...
  • Our favorite Martians: The red planet, a pop culture history

     
    After traveling 352 million miles, NASA‘s Curiosity rover is rolling into history amid the rust-colored ridges of Mars. But pop culture and the arts ......
  • 'Catching Fire': Can changing directors work?

     
    Gary Ross will not direct "Catching Fire," the sequel to "The Hunger Games." Can finding a new director on the sequel work?...