Fisher Stevens delivers a blow to Al Pacino's legacy
Hunger Artists plays Noah Haidle's early work for the humanity instead of hilarity, to uneven results
A common theme we've noticed during interviews is how chef owners tend to worry. They worry about how slammed they'll be at dinner service, or conserving energy and resources so the bills aren't high. It's these and a hundred other thoughts that ruminate every day, yet the diner only sees the end re ... More >>
Martin McDonagh's lad flick gives us a great, nasty time at the cinema
As the Los Angeles County coroner continues to probe the apparent suicide of Tony Scott, and a private memorial service is held this weekend, an Orange County theater is whipping up a cinematic tribute to the British-born director. Regency Theatres South Coast Village in Santa Ana presents "In App ... More >>
Immortal MindsTime EPhttp://theimmortalminds.com/See Also:*Local Record Review: 'Elements' by Immortal Minds*Local Record Review: 'We Are Locally Grown' by Locally Grown Collective*Local Records Review: 'Four Steps in Corsets' by Yellow Red SparksSanta Ana's Immortal Minds are both slimmed down (off ... More >>
Something was odd, I thought. After congratulating tired runners at the Rock n' Roll Marathon in Pasadena last Sunday, I entered the Michelob Ultra Beer Garden not really expecting much. About half of the people there were busy procuring free beer, some others looked too tired to still be standin ... More >>
This remake has the moves to bridge generations and capture two demos
Ryan Ritchie/OC WeeklyMeat Beat ManifestoFeb. 10, 2011El Rey TheatreA blind person could attend a Meat Beat Manifesto show and walk away completely satisfied, but that person would be missing half the fun and not even know it.You see, the British techno/electro/industrial/drum and bass duo of Jac ... More >>
Screening: True Romance, 7 p.m. For only $7 you can witness Quentin Tarantino's 1993 action/romance, starring Christian Bale as an Elvis-obsessed Kung-Fu-movie enthusiast, Patricia Arquette as a hooker with a heart of gold, Gary Oldman as a murderous pimp and Brad Pitt as a couch potato. Plus Denni ... More >>
Regency South Coast Village
I'll be seeing ALIENS VS. PREDATOR: REQUIEM on the 25th, but in the meantime, we have a real gem opening today... ROMANCE AND CIGARETTES It's been on the shelf for almost three years – lost in the shuffle when MGM was sold to Sony – but don't let that scare you. It's a musical – but try not ... More >>
It’s not torture, but Mideast thriller Rendition is as conventional as they come
More entertaining than the actual movie!
HOT ROD It's not exactly going out on a limb to say that Andy Samberg has been the best addition to the Saturday Night Live cast in a long time – he's been the main reason that for the first time since the dawn of the Internet age, fans actually started downloading video from the show. While Lorn ... More >>
Neil Gaiman and Henry Selick kick things off by announcing a special screening of some early footage from Coraline, their new stop-motion collaboration. It'll be later in the evening at a nearby theater, and passes can be had at the Rogue booth. Those sitting in Hall H all day at the actual panels ... More >>
Movie musical of the musical of the movie is nowhere near Divine
Color Me Kubrick; The Hills Have Eyes II; Into Great Silence; Journey From the Fall; Pride; TMNT; What Love Is
Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite
Movie of the week: The Deer Hunter
Watching yesterdays broody leading men fall down the stairs
A truly universal remote leads to Sandlers best movie in years
The Aristocrats serves countless variations on a classic naughty joke
Fan turns on flat-faced weasel
Spielbergs Catch Me If You Can
Why isnt the Busstop Hurricanes Twisty Lemons a whole lot more famous?
Hilary does Versailles
Ghost World and Americas Sweethearts
Dreams and nightmares come true at this years NB Film Fest
The sensitive ickiness and wicked violence of Jay Buchanan
What would Commie Girl do?
Gene dream! Soarin' Lauren! And Squelched again!
OC guitar god Billy Zoom on life before and after X