Jeanine Basinger explains why there are so few great marriage movies
A feeling of Damonlessness clouds a franchise
Click here for the review of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, which has Karina Longworth of our big sistah paper LA Weekly astutely pointing out the similarities with the 43-year-old auteur's The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou. But I was struck at the Orange County Film Society sneak-peak scree ... More >>
[Summer Guide 2012] Your guide to the good stuff
Good guys, bad guys, tight pants and explosions!
Here are 10 films you won't want to miss in 2012
If only Ed Norton worked in Orange County instead of the Big Apple. Bus driver Ralph Cramden's sewer-toiling sidekick on The Honeymooners would have a good chance of earning more than $100,000 a year were he climbing down into Orange County's depths today. A newspaper investigation discovered tha ... More >>
Regency South Coast Village
At Comic-Con International 2010, the nerds kept multiplying overnight. This year, the panels were separated into two types: the must-sees and the if-I-get-a-chance-tos. Friday was a bit of the latter--and by Saturday, the stench of nerd BO had officially taken over the building. Aside from the stab ... More >>
WEB EXCLUSIVE! Tony Kaye returns with an epic survey of the abortion debate
Or, How I learned to stop worrying and love sleep deprivation, huge crowds and wonderful toys
Kevin Feige. That's the Marvel president's name I couldn't get right earlier. In my own defense, how many people do you know named "Feige"? Kevin, Avi Arad, producer Gale Anne Hurd, director Louis Leterrier, Liv Tyler, and Edward Norton were the panelists for the new Hulk movie, named, like the TV ... More >>
Out of the basement and into the spotlight, Comic-Con 2007 is the place to be
Alpha Dog, Borat, Casino Royale
Alpha Dog, Borat, Charlotte's Web
The Painted Veil
Eerie melodrama explores the dark arts in turn-of-the-century Vienna
2006 Newport Beach Film Festival has a tough act to follow
Revised for the Web!
The movies that stopped living and became mixed-up zombies
Ridley Scott goes medieval on us
In another, the foremost clerical authority on degenerate sex!
OC activists rally to underdog candidate
Washingtons Antwone Fisher and Lees The 25th Hour
Summer flicks 2001
Rogue band of fetish nurses, pimps invades Sun Theater!
But let them play until they embarrass themselves first