I'm going to go out on a limb--a dangerous but familiar place for me, I know--and say that at the halfway point of the 2012 Newport Beach Film Festival, No. 13 has been among the most problem-plagued. The first sign there was trouble in paradise came Friday night, as folks stood in line atop the Fa ... More >>
A curated sample of socially relevant offerings at the 2012 festival
Aging brutishly, he can't save tepid thriller 'Unknown'
True crime, minus the truths, in 'All Good Things'
Oliver Stone's sequel lets the bad guys off easy
Variety columnist Bashirah Muttalib has a fascinating piece about the Herculean task the Frost/Nixon location manager had in trying to film key Orange County locations depicted in the film, which is set in the late 1970s.The Richard Nixon Library and Birthplace in Yorba Linda opened its doors for lo ... More >>
Halfway through Sundance, and still whistling a happy tune
Bryan Singer offers a loving homage to the ghosts of Supermen past
Michael Musto Picks the Oscar Nominees
Notes on the pleasures of kiddie moviegoing and weeping into your stir-fry
George Clooney tips his hat to Edward R. Murrow