| Oct 28, 2012
Here's a surprise: Some of the people on my list will be getting gifts from Neiman Marcus this holiday season. Here's another surprise: Chances are very good that some wealthy people will be giving their friends presents from Target.
(No, I haven't given...
| Sep 13, 2012
*** (out of four)
Tasking Keanu Reeves with narrating and conducting interviews for a documentary almost seems like a challenge to audiences predisposed to questioning the actor's intelligence. As if “Side by Side” director Christopher...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 12:33 AM
Director Robert Rodriguez announced via Twitter that he's just cast Charlie Sheen to play the President of the United States in his upcoming movie Machete Kills. The film is the sequel to the director's 2010 action thriller, Machete. Coincidentally,...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:01 AM
Side By Side
Oct. 23, The Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, (203) 322-3228, thebijoutheatre.com
Does digital technology spell the end of good taste, fine art and high-quality movie-making? Has the old-fashioned process of exposing emulsion-...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:22 PM
Fight Club OC will have four pro boxing fights and three pro mixed martial arts fights at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m.
The headline boxing bout inside the Hangar features Colorado's Robert Rodriguez (7-1, four...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 9:24 AM
] Beatles Buzz at Anderson's Bookshop [
Beatles expert and author Robert Rodriguez is visiting Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave, in Naperville on Thursday, August 2 at 7:00 p.m. Rodriguez is an acclaimed pop culture writer, with books...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Sean "P. Diddy" Combs has been a major player in the music industry for years, and now the record label mogul is making moves in the world of TV.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Combs will launch a network called Revolt with Comcast and a veteran of...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 12:58 AM
YUMA — The Imperial High baseball team beat Yuma Catholic High, 5-1, in the Shamrock Classic tournament here Thursday.
Bryan Garrett got the win for the Tigers on the mound.
At the plate, David Felix went 1-for-2 with two RBIs, Andrew Sotelo...
| Mar 11, 2012
Many big-name L.A.-based designers — Rodarte, Gregory Parkinson, Rachel Zoe, Barbara Tfank, Skaist-Taylor and Juan Carlos Obando among them — have already shown their fall 2012 collections at New York Fashion Week. Now in the middle of Los...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Meet the new Beatles … same as the old Beatles?
The albums being released Tuesday on vinyl certainly are old — the Beatles broke up 42 years ago, after all — and the mixes being used are the same as those that appeared on the 2009...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:08 PM
On the heels of an election in which strong Latino support is widely credited with helping President Barack Obama seal the deal, Matthew Paul Olmos' play about the troubled border — literal and cerebral — between the United States and Mexico...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 4:34 PM
In “Machete,” blades flash and body parts are sliced. Heads roll. And hands, torsos, legs and other limbs. Robert DeNiro drawls, wears a cowboy hat and guns down illegal immigrants with a hunting rifle. Steven Seagal is a Mexican drug lord...