Your cheat sheet for the Newport Beach Film Festival, from the parties to the flicks about speed-dating geezers
South Coast Repertory's latest misses in its attempt to harpoon the audience's heart
Beyond the mascot, Kevin Macdonald's comprehensive documentary stirs it up
Hollywood's latest sandal epic is a thunderous boys' adventure of the old-school type
OnDVD: Children of Men
Sipping tea with James McAvoy
Alpha Dog, Borat, Casino Royale
Alpha Dog, Borat, Charlotte's Web
Ed Harris cuts loose in Copying Beethoven, but a poorly composed script lets him down
A chameleonic Forest Whitaker dominates Idi Amin biopic
Can the Baghdad Fad Stage a Comeback, or is he Vanilla Iced?
Never mind Sandra Bullock
Richard Nixon! Helen Gahagan Douglas! All in a new play at SCR!