Marisa Tomei

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2013

    Film Week with Mr. Bib: Going to the Movies with George W. Bush

    Taping my show with the terrific film reviewer Peter Rainer of the Christian Science Monitor and KPCC's "Film Week" - and author of a new collection helpfully titled Rainer on Film: Thirty Years of Film Writing in a Turbulent and Transformative Time - I was happily affirmed in my sense that good wr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2012

    Def Leppard - Verizon Wireless Amphitheater - 6/22/12

    Def Leppard Verizon Wireless Amphitheater 6/22/12 Having a Broadway play named after one of your signature songs is a compliment, but seeing it turned into a bloated studio film featuring some of the biggest names in Hollywood is a whole different story. But that's what Def Leppard's legacy has ... More >>

  • Film

    October 6, 2011

    'The Ides of March' Offers No Game Change

    Intrigue drowns out argument in George Clooney's political thriller

  • Film

    December 23, 2010

    Ten for 2011

    The year 2010 is old news. Here are 10 to watch out for in 2011

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    How to Watch the Previously Unwatchable Prop 8 Trial

    Screen capture from Tomei in The Wrestler. Wait, no...​Back in January, Perry vs. Swarzenegger, the high-profile lawsuit challenging California's same-sex marriage ban, was already set to make history by becoming first federal trial with proceedings broadcast l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2007

    LYT's Film Picks of the Weekend 11-21-07

    Since the weekend is coming a little early, it's time for some early picks. But one doesn't come easily -- I went by The Block last night with the full intention of seeing a midnight movie, then came home when I decided none of them seemed as interesting as the Academy screeners I had at home. Howe ... More >>

  • Film

    November 1, 2007

    All in the Family

    WEB EXCLUSIVE! Sibling rivalry. Daddy issues. Infidelity. Sidney Lumet crafts one hell of a melodrama

  • Film

    March 1, 2007

    Like Pigs to Slaughter

    Cast of old men in leather pants on the road to nowhere good in Wild Hogs

  • Columns

    June 29, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    June 21 - June 27

  • Film

    May 25, 2006

    Get Inside!

    Your three-month forecast of the summers top movies

  • Columns

    April 20, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    April 12 - April 18

  • Film

    March 30, 2006

    New Reviews

    Adam & Steve, ATL, Basic Instinct 2, Gilles' Wife, Ice Age: The Meltdown, Lonesome Jim, Marilyn Hotchkiss Ballroom Dancing and Charm School, Rape the Soul, Slither

  • Film

    March 16, 2006

    Building a Scene with Long Titles

    Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School

  • Culture

    August 12, 2004

    Mohr is Less

    Fan turns on flat-faced weasel

  • Film

    November 29, 2001

    Grief Observed

    Todd Fields In the Bedroom

  • Film

    May 31, 2001

    Damn Dirty Remakes

    Summer flicks 2001

  • Features

    January 7, 1999