Christopher Walken

  • Film

    June 12, 2014
  • Film

    April 18, 2013
  • Film

    January 31, 2013

    The Golden Boys of 'Stand Up Guys'

    Fisher Stevens delivers a blow to Al Pacino's legacy

  • Culture

    November 1, 2012

    'Rag and Bone': The Heart of the Matter

    Hunger Artists plays Noah Haidle's early work for the humanity instead of hilarity, to uneven results

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    On The Line: David Kesler of Bistro Bleu, Part Two

    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 >>

  • Film

    October 11, 2012

    'Seven Psychopaths' Shows How It Should Be Done

    Martin McDonagh's lad flick gives us a great, nasty time at the cinema

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Tony Scott Remembered With Cinematic Tribute at Regency South Coast Village Theater

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2012

    Local Record Review: 'Time' by Immortal Minds

    Immortal MindsTime EP 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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Sugar Ray at the Rock n' Roll Marathon: 5 Weird Things

    ​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 >>

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    December 29, 2011

    Pablo Francisco

    Brea Improv

  • Film

    October 13, 2011

    For 'Footloose' 2011, There Will Always Be a Time to Dance

    This remake has the moves to bridge generations and capture two demos

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Meat Beat Manifesto at the El Rey Theatre Last Night

    Ryan Ritchie/OC Weekly​Meat 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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 4/22

    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 >>

  • Calendar

    April 16, 2009

    True Romance

    Regency South Coast Village

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    September 4, 2008
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    April 3, 2008

    The Everyman

    Kevin Pollak

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2007

    LYT's Film Pick of the Weekend 12-21-07

    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 >>

  • Film

    October 18, 2007


    It’s not torture, but Mideast thriller Rendition is as conventional as they come

  • Film

    August 30, 2007

    Test My Balls of Fury

    More entertaining than the actual movie!

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2007

    LYT's Film Pick of the Weekend 8-3-07

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: Universal Focus/Rogue, part 1

    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 >>

  • Film

    July 19, 2007

    Hairspray, Get Back to Your Roots!

    Movie musical of the musical of the movie is nowhere near Divine

  • Film

    March 22, 2007

    New Reviews

    Color Me Kubrick; The Hills Have Eyes II; Into Great Silence; Journey From the Fall; Pride; TMNT; What Love Is

  • Film

    October 12, 2006

    Voter Fraud

    Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite

  • Film

    September 7, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the week: The Deer Hunter

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    More Cowbell!

    Watching yesterdays broody leading men fall down the stairs

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    Pause & Effect

    A truly universal remote leads to Sandlers best movie in years

  • Film

    August 4, 2005

    Infinite Jest

    The Aristocrats serves countless variations on a classic naughty joke

  • Culture

    August 12, 2004

    Mohr is Less

    Fan turns on flat-faced weasel

  • Film

    December 26, 2002

    Con Air

    Spielbergs Catch Me If You Can

  • Columns

    May 23, 2002

    Unanswered Questions

    Why isnt the Busstop Hurricanes Twisty Lemons a whole lot more famous?

  • Film

    December 6, 2001

    French for Dummies

    Hilary does Versailles

  • Film

    July 26, 2001

    Everyones Too Stupid

    Ghost World and Americas Sweethearts

  • Film

    April 5, 2001

    Daydream Believers

    Dreams and nightmares come true at this years NB Film Fest

  • Music

    May 4, 2000

    Doughnuts and Glory

    The sensitive ickiness and wicked violence of Jay Buchanan

  • Columns

    October 1, 1998


    What would Commie Girl do?

  • Columns

    August 20, 1998

    Something About Marry

    Gene dream! Soarin' Lauren! And Squelched again!

  • News

    March 5, 1998

    Nice Guy, Punk Legend

    OC guitar god Billy Zoom on life before and after X