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  • ‘Texas Chainsaw 3D’: Bill Moseley reflects on a monster career

     
    It was a typical day at the office for Bill Moseley. “I was lying on the floor of the house, ......
  • L.A. Times launches free Indie Focus film series at Laemmle NoHo

    L.A. Times launches free Indie Focus film series at Laemmle NoHo
    The L.A. Times is expanding its events for movie lovers with a new, free Indie Focus Screening Series at the Laemmle NoHo 7 theaters starting Aug. 22 with “Robot & Frank.” Starring Oscar nominee Frank Langella as an aging jewel thief who...
  • "Hara Kiri: Death of a Samurai" y "The Possession"

    "Hara Kiri: Death of a Samurai" y "The Possession"
    Hara Kiri: Death of a Samurai Los estrictos códigos de honor que sustentaron la cultura japonesa durante varios siglos, pueden verse reflejados en Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai, película que recrea la valentía de los guerreros nipones para vencer a...
  • New on DVD; 'Das Boot: The Director's Cut' in Blu-ray

    New on DVD; 'Das Boot: The Director's Cut' in Blu-ray
    Das Boot: The Director's Cut Sony Blu-ray, $35.99 One of the most popular foreign-language films of all time, Wolfgang Petersen's "Das Boot" adapts Lothar-Günther Buchheim's novel about a German submarine crew fighting to survive WWII. The film is as...
  • Around Town: 'Battle Royale' finally gets U.S. theatrical release

     
    The controversial Japanese film "Battle Royale" has its first US theatrical run at The Cinefamily....
  • Japan Film Society launches festival at Chinese 6 in Hollywood

     
    The Japan Film Society has launched a new film festival in Hollywood, LA Eigafest, which will play the Mann Chinese 6 Theatres from Nov. 11-13. "Eiga" means film in Japanese, and the festival will highlight current Japanese shorts and feature films....
  • Is the Toronto Film Fest being held hostage to Hollywood's Oscar mania?

     
    I'm staying close to home this year, but normally right now I'd be heading off to the Great White North for the Toronto International Film Festival, which is justifiably billed as the world's biggest public film festival. For a movie......
  • The films of 2011 — a pretty complete list

     
    Dates are changing, studios are firming up release plans, figuring out what will actually be finished in time for this or that target date, in some cases. Films will be picked up at Sundance and find their way into theaters. Documentaries will find a...
  • '13 Assassins' at Real Art Ways in Hartford

    '13 Assassins' at Real Art Ways in Hartford
    It's high time another kick-ass samurai film made its way to New England to quicken our frosty, limp pulses. Director Takashi Miike (“Three... Extremes,” “Ichi the Killer”) presents us with a small, outnumbered group of highly-...
  • Happy birthday, Tall Man! 'Phantasm' turns 30

     
    Originally released in 1979, the cult gem "Phantasm," about a pair of brothers and an ice cream vendor who run afoul of the mysterious, cemetery-raiding Tall Man, has all the hallmarks of a trippy independent production from that era. It......