Filming began this week in Atlanta, Georgia, on Kill the Messenger, a Focus Features movie based on my similarly-titled 2006 book, as well as Gary Webb's 1998 volume, "Dark Alliance." My book shares its title with a December 2004 obituary I wrote for this paper about Webb's suicide and how what sho ... More >>
[Summer Guide 2012] Your guide to the good stuff
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Graphic artist Mike Mills starts something new with with Ewan McGregor vehicle
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[Part one of an ongoing series of reports from the Los Angeles Film Festival] Parking spaces in Westwood are like special offers in spam emails -- if you think you’ve got a good one, it’s almost certainly too good to be true. So naturally, the super-sweet street space I pulled into at around 5: ... More >>
Reagan-era callousness sparked an indie-film renaissance. Will Bush II inspire another?
21 Grams weighs down the soul