Donnie Darko

  • Culture

    May 31, 2012

    Jose Quant Is the New Kid on the Old Masters' Block

    Q Art Salon makes its debut in Santa Ana's Artist Village with a great show

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Top 15 Teen Movie Music Moments

    ​Teen movies, in general, have great music. I don't know how that is, but when you think about it, teenagers take music more seriously than any other demographic I can think of, so if you're making a movie by/for them, it's gotta have a great soundtrack. Some of the choices may be silly, but, the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 19, 2011

    Echo & the Bunnymen

    House of Blues

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    3hree Things: Essential Rainy Day Albums

    ​Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native.Apparently, we're in for an uncharacteristically damp and gloomy week in Orange County. I can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    "Five Stary Day" and "Letters to Juliet" Bookend Newport Beach Film Festival

    The April 22 opening of the 2010 Newport Beach Film Festival will be a Five Star Day, and the April 29 closing delivers Letters to Juliet.

  • Calendar

    July 16, 2009

    Tears for Fears

    Pacific Ampitheatre

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 7/1

    Wandering Uterus Reunion Tour, 7:30 p.m.In 1999, Marty McConnell, Andi Strickland, and Heather Gawronski created an all-female performance poetry troupe called "The Morrigan" and set out on the first of three groundbreaking cross-country Wandering Uterus Tours. Now, ten years later, Marty and Andi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 25, 2009

    Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut

    Regency South Coast Village

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    TONIGHT: Donavon Frankenreiter and Gary Jules at The Coach House

    Laguna Beach's masterfully mellow Donavon Frankenreiter is poised to chill folks out for two consecutive nights at the Coach House in San Juan Capistrano, tonight and tomorrow. Check out our review of his latest release here. Opening up is Gary Jules, known best for his totally depressing cover of " ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 12, 2008

    Phantom Schwartzman

    Phantom Planet

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2008

    LYT's Film Pick of the Weekend 4-4-08

    For the first time in many weeks, there's actually a movie I'm excited to see this weekend. And I probably won't get to it because I'm busy cramming for the Newport Beach fest. But I ain't gonna lie, I really do want to see THE RUINS. I know what you're thinking, that this is just another SHUTTER o ... More >>

  • Film

    December 27, 2007

    Hit List

    WEB EXCLUSIVE! The top movies of 2007

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2007

    LYT's Film Pick of the Weekend 10-11-07

    Though I'm mightily anxious to see Richard Kelly's DONNIE DARKO follow-up SOUTHLAND TALES, the weekend's top film pick is a no-brainer. NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN. People are calling it the best film of the year, and if it isn't, it's darn close. The Coen brothers have been spinning their wheels for a ... More >>

  • Film

    October 18, 2007


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

  • Film

    January 18, 2007

    Happy 10th Birthday, FVC!

    Now all OCs only cinematheque needs are more film geeks to help blow out the candles

  • Film

    March 2, 2006

    Homophobia On the Range

    Breaking down the Brokeback hysteria

  • Film

    September 15, 2005

    American Brooding

    Thumbsucker gives annoying teen-angst subgenre a refresher course in wistful emo

  • Film

    July 22, 2004

    Kellys Wormholes

    Darko creator Opens scary envelopes

  • Film

    January 22, 2004

    Winged Migration

    New time-travel technology perfected: Ashton Kutcher discovers the magic of reading

  • Film

    September 26, 2002

    Spanks for the Memories

    Love and submission in Steven Shainbergs Secretary

  • Film

    January 31, 2002

    How Neatly Spreads His Claws

    The 18th annual Sundance Film Festival

  • Film

    November 1, 2001

    Childhoods End

    Whats eating Donnie Darko