Aimee Murillo is calendar editor and frequently covers the Orange County DIY music scene, film, arts, Latino culture and currently pens the long-running column Trendzilla. Born, raised, and based in Santa Ana, she loves bad movies, punk shows, raising her plants, eating tacos, Selena, and puns.
5 days ago | Film and TV
Texan singers, art docs, resistance fighters, James Dean, silent films and Juan Gabriel: These are just some of the thrilling characters and topics gracing the screen at this year's OC Film Fiesta, which kicks off Thursday, Oct. 13. This always-ev...
5 days ago | Trendzilla!
Dapper Day—the day of the year when Disnerds dress in their classiest old-school, pinup-y best—has always brought me the same dilemma: where do these lovely ladies get their amazing dresses and vintage-looking gowns? Even in my late teens, when I ...
9 days ago
13 days ago | Notes from the Banana Republic
I don't think I'm alone in my sentiments when I say the Frida Cinema is probably the best local art house theater we've got, what with their consistently awesome programming of foreign, cult and independent films, special screenings, events, film ...
13 days ago | Trendzilla!
If there's one thing all horror-film-lovers can acknowledge, it's that it takes a village to make a screamfest look really, reeeaaaally good, from the lighting to the acting to the special effects. And as they've evolved in the recent decades, so ...
15 days ago