Graham Greene

  • News

    November 14, 2013

    The Government of Free Vietnam Is No Republic for Old Men

    From Garden Grove, the organization tried to bring down its former country's Communist regime. Instead, it gave American diplomats a giant headache

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    Fall of Saigon Anniversary Book Suggestions

    It's almost impossible to overestimate the number of superb books inspired by the relationship between Vietnam and the United States. There are, for example, classics such as Graham Greene's "The Quiet American," Neil Sheehan's "A Bright Shining Lie," Michael Herr's "Dispatches," Robert Olen Butler ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2007

    The Stupid American

    Yesterday I got an e-mail from my good friend and former colleague Anthony Pignataro, who's now the editor of the Maui Time Weekly (lucky bastard). Anyways, when Pignataro's not busy teasing me about my recent depiction in the Vietnamese-language media as an ugly, big-nosed communist mastermind, he ... More >>

  • Film

    March 23, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the Week: Juliet of the Spirits

  • Food

    June 9, 2005

    Better Than Health Insurance

    Staying alive with Blue Nile Cafe

  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    Perfect Sound forever

    Everything in the world is Aaron Ximms pop song

  • Features

    December 16, 2004
  • News

    August 7, 2003

    Dear John

    An open letter to US Attorney General Ashcroft

  • Unknown

    May 15, 2003
  • Film

    December 5, 2002

    Out From (Down) Under

    Womens liberations in Rabbit Proof Fence and Rebecca Millers Personal Velocity

  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    Secret Agent Men

    The Quiet American and the explosive Mr. Bond

  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    The Tired Australian

    You would be too . . .

  • Film

    October 31, 2002

    Raising Caine

    How a Brit saved The Quiet American

  • Features

    May 30, 2002

    War! Huh?

    Welcome to the summer of love at a theater near you

  • News

    February 7, 2002

    Wheres Rick?

    OCs most colorful cabby comes to the end of one ride, but therell be another any minute

  • Film

    November 1, 2001

    Childhoods End

    Whats eating Donnie Darko

  • Music

    October 4, 2001
  • Film

    March 29, 2001

    Crouching Festival, Hidden Films

    Newport fest chops Asian presence

  • Film

    March 15, 2001

    Tick, Tick . . . Kablooey!

    15 Minutes and Company Man

  • Features

    February 22, 2001

    The Taxi Driver

    Military sales to Latin American dictators, CIA contacts, and the strange odyssey of OC cabby Richard Schorling