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  • 29 literary films to fill your holidays [Updated]

     
    A list of 29 top literary films, from 1982 to 2010....
  • DVD reviews: 'Shock Corridor' and 'The Naked Kiss'

     
    Filmmaker Sam Fuller benefited in the '50s from the backing of such old-time studio bosses as Darryl F. Zanuck. As the industry evolved away from them, Fuller found himself working within tighter budgets — a deficit he turned into a virtue with “...
  • Villaraigosa leads rally opposing GOP-proposed cuts to social service and housing programs

     
    Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa led a rain-drenched downtown rally Wednesday opposing Republican-proposed federal budget cuts that he says would slash jobs, social services and other needs. Addressing several hundred activists, Villaraigosa blamed a “...
  • Tim Robbins to speak for the arts in L.A. rally Wednesday against federal spending cuts

     
    Writer, actor, director Tim Robbins is expected to join a downtown "Rally to Protect L.A.'s Recovery" that will protest proposed reductions totaling $60 billion that would impact a wide array of government programs and services....
  • 'Green Lantern' review: As Norm Macdonald would say, "Wait, what?"

    'Green Lantern' review: As Norm Macdonald would say, "Wait, what?"
    *1/2 (out of four) Somehow Hal Jordan (Ryan “Sexiest Man Alive” Reynolds) has become a renowned fighter pilot despite being a habitual quitter or something—the movie doesn't show him quitting but does say fear once caused him to break...
  • Chill out, Tiger Moms

    Like much of the Western world last week, I read Amy Chua's "Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior" and immediately wanted to call my very American mom and thank her. But I'd promised my 5-year-son we'd have a "Scooby-Doo" marathon and from there the day...
  • Tenacious D performs at Mohegan Sun on July 3

    Tenacious D performs at Mohegan Sun on July 3
    Novelty act, comedy duo or legendary rock band? It doesn't matter: entertainers Jack Black and Kyle Gass released their first studio album in six years, Rize of the Fenix, in May, and now they're on the road supporting it, including a stop at Mohegan...
  • Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein bringing 'Portlandia: The Tour' to Chicago

    Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein bringing 'Portlandia: The Tour' to Chicago
    Chicago’s going to get a bit of Portland in January. “Portlandia,” actually, so get ready to meet Toni and Candice, the hilarious proprieters of the feminist bookstore “Women and Women First.” Fred Armisen and Carrie...
  • City Lights: The secrets of being Santa

    I asked my mother once if I ever believed in Santa Claus as a child. She shook her head and replied, "You were always suspicious." It was probably the sign of a budding journalist. Growing up, though, I knew quite a few people who did believe in the...
  • Into the Abyss

    Into the Abyss
    Werner Herzog gave us the interesting (but long) documentary Cave of Forgotten Dreams earlier this year. He did the interesting documentary Grizzly Man years ago.I enjoyed them more than his regular feature films, which usually have great scenes but are...
  • Colts giveaway chance for a victory against the Panthers

    Colts giveaway chance for a victory against the Panthers
    Hope is a dangerous thing. It's one of the many memorable remarks Morgan Freeman in his critcally acclaimed performance in "The Shawshank Redemption." The line was spoken to a fellow prisoner-played by Tim Robbins-in saying that has dreams of breaking...
  • Golden Globe TV nominations: Hits, misses, who cares?

    Golden Globe TV nominations: Hits, misses, who cares?
    The broadcast networks were shut out of the best TV drama category when nominations for the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday morning. FX's "American Horror Story" is the only non-pay-cable series to make the cut, joining Starz's...