| Sep 16, 2010
| 11:43 AM
The title of this documentary leaves little doubt as to the subject. Many of the world's major bodies of water, and its denizens, are captured by directors Jacques Perrin ("Winged Migration") and Jacques Cluzaud.
The film, acquired as a release in the...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:27 PM
"I wanted to talk to the animals like Dr. Dolittle."
And so she did.
Jane Goodall, whose love of animals first led her to the Kenya highlands in 1957. Who then went to work for famed scientist Louis Leakey. And soon after was introduced to the world...
| Mar 17, 2011
"This Is Ireland," is a St. Patrick's Day celebration that features authentic Irish theatrical, musical performances at UCLA's Royce Hall. This is set to redefine St. Patrick's Day celebrations in Los Angeles. Some celebrity guest performers include actor...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 10:00 PM
* (out of four)
Working moms absolutely deserve all the credit in the world. What they don’t deserve is a movie that represents these hardworking women with frazzled mother-of-two Kate (Sarah Jessica Parker). This walking sitcom stuffs a double-...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:19 PM
"Drive" is all about mood but without the edge.
This noir-ish crime story will remind you a lot of Michael Mann's "Heat" in its look and deliberately slow pace. Like that movie, it favors long, smoldering stares over dialogue, punctuated by sudden...
| Jul 15, 2011
This is based on a book by Larry Beinhart, who gave us the political satire Wag the Dog.
Salvation Boulevard satirizes religion, a topic that is close to director George Ratliff’s heart. His family is religious and he’s done some religious...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 11:10 PM
As patrons sipped their chilled martinis — shaken, not stirred — fortunes of funny money were won and lost.
Red or black, odd or even, all was good fun at the roulette tables set up Thursday night for the Pacific Symphony's "The Music of...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Onstage the ABBA love letter "Mamma Mia!"made the jukebox-musical trick look easy and enjoyable. On screen, less enjoyment, more strain — but people love their ABBA, their Meryl Streep and their Greek islands. And the movie did the trick for those...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Actor Pierce Brosnan and his wife, Keely Shaye Smith, are joining in one of coastal Malibu's summer rituals — putting their home up for lease. The pair has listed Orchid House at $250,000 a month.
Just in case the renters scuff up the newly built...
| Jun 26, 2012
Alexandra Paul has starred in many TV shows and movies, but may best be known for her role as Lt. Stephanie Holden on "Baywatch." On June 23, she was back in the water -- one of the competitors at the 36th annual Swim Around Key West.
Certified as a...
| Jul 1, 2012
Actor Pierce Brosnan and his wife, Keely Shaye Smith, are joining in one of coastal Malibu's summer rituals — putting their home up for lease.
They have listed Orchid House at $250,000 a month. Just in case the renters scuff up the newly built 13,...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Sarah Jessica Parker plays an extreme multitasker in this mild comedy based on Allison Pearson's novel. A Boston-based businesswoman, wife and mother, the central character finds herself overwhelmed ... all the more so when she lands a big new account...