Alexander Payne's new film is a grand slog through Real America
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 >>
The fabled film festival has learned that less is more
Panelists for the 14th annual Women in Focus Conference presented by Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts include Oscar-winning Juno screenwriter Diablo Cody, comedic actress Maya Rudolph, director/choreographer Anne Fletcher, Universal Pictures Co-Chairwoman Donna Langley, dir ... More >>
Paul Thomas Anderson talks 70mm, Joaquin Phoenix, and researching Scientology for his sixth and most anticipated film
This formulaic romantic comedy is no 'Bridesmaids'
A comedy written by and starring women, this Judd Apatow project is still screwed
From 'MacGyver' to 'MacGruber': Filmmakers pay homage to the pop culture of their youth
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Mike Judges hillbilly apocalypse