James Frey

  • Calendar

    May 21, 2009

    Collected Stories

    South Coast Repertory

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2009

    Latest Hits, Misses and Curveballs From Odd Man Out

    UPDATED WITH FORBES' CORRECT RELATIONSHIP TO THE BOOK.   As I've blogged here incessantly, Matt McCarthy wrote Odd Man Out, a Viking Press tell-all I adored about his lone year as a lefty pitcher in the Angels minor league baseball system. Articles doubting the veracity of many salaci ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 27, 2007

    True Lies

    As Shipwrecked! shows, playwright Donald Marguulies thinks fabulists can be fabulous

  • Culture

    April 26, 2007

    The Stall of Fame

    In his gonzo media memoir, Glasgow Phillips watches himself turn into an asshole

  • Film

    April 5, 2007


    In The Hoax, a lying president (Nixon) begets a lying author (Richard Gere). Good thing that wouldnt happen today

  • Film

    August 3, 2006

    New Reviews

    Barnyard: The Original Party Animals; Boynton Beach Club; Brothers of the Head; The Night Listener

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    Full-Serve Philosophy

    A gas station attendant pumps out enlightenment in Peaceful Warrior

  • Columns

    January 19, 2006

    First Person

    Truth and Fiction in John Wayne's America
    James Frey and Me