Chapman University in Orange routinely lands notables behind Hollywood cameras for its Dodge College of Film and Media Arts ... so why stop now? Among those who have joined for the looming school years are Academy Award-winning producer and Mandalay Pictures president Cathy Schulman (Crash, The Ill ... More >>
The fabled film festival has learned that less is more
Sam Raimi should have stayed in another realm
Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund chat about the film version of 'On the Road'
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
The Irvine Co.'s revamped Island Cinema at Fashion Island in Newport Beach won't open to the public until Friday, but charity screening events tonight and Wednesday night give sneak peaks to guests who pony up $50 each.
The Orange County Film Society screening of the sorta-silent, black-and-white, buzz-deserving The Artist Monday night drew a packed audience to the historic Lido in Newport Beach, insider stories from executive producer Richard Middleton and supporting actors James Cromwell and Penelope Ann Mille ... More >>
Segerstrom Center of Arts
Myspace.comWTF:To Eminem fans everywhere, I apologize for socking it to him frequently as of late, but today he's once again made himself the perfect clay pigeon for my editorial buck shot. According to Spin.com, the great white ???? is set to star in a new film.
At least as evidenced by this new Katie Holmes/Josh Duhamel/Anna Paquin/etc. ensemble pic
'I'm Still Here' takes on the Hollywood machine. We think
The third chapter in 'The Twilight Saga' serves fans and brand, not newcomers
Cyrus gets upstaged by sea turtles in 'The Last Song'
Tim Burton's 'Wonderland' is not nearly curiouser and curiouser enough
Duncan McIntosh Co. Inc.Boo! It's the Wild Goose.John Wayne's onetime yacht the Wild Goose is being trotted out to drum up interest in the 31st annual Lido Yacht Expo in Newport Beach Sept. 24-27.Don't blame organizers for pulling out all the stops. Are there really shoppers for yachts these days ... More >>
The Prentice School
Screening: True Romance, 7 p.m. For only $7 you can witness Quentin Tarantino's 1993 action/romance, starring Christian Bale as an Elvis-obsessed Kung-Fu-movie enthusiast, Patricia Arquette as a hooker with a heart of gold, Gary Oldman as a murderous pimp and Brad Pitt as a couch potato. Plus Denni ... More >>
I'll be seeing ALIENS VS. PREDATOR: REQUIEM on the 25th, but in the meantime, we have a real gem opening today... ROMANCE AND CIGARETTES It's been on the shelf for almost three years – lost in the shuffle when MGM was sold to Sony – but don't let that scare you. It's a musical – but try not ... More >>
Nicole Kidman had a pre-taped greeting to promote The Invasion, Joel Silver's latest remake of the Body-Snatcher story in which the aliens are microbes this time. The interview was full of jump-cuts -- had the feel of something that was creatively edited after the fact. Nic had nothing interesting t ... More >>
Movie of the Week: The Graduate
Coming of age and coming out in the Me Decade
You, Me and Dupree overstays its welcome
Watch movies outside? Where?
A truly universal remote leads to Sandlers best movie in years
For Steve Carell, the road to movie stardom was lined with dehydration and body waxing
Brad and Angelina! Tom and Katie! Michael and Bill!
Bill Condons Kinsey, plus Finding Neverland
Fuqua and Bruckheimers once and future killing machine
Tom Hanks in Spielbergs The Terminal
Brad Pitts beefcake Achilles is a heel in a streamlined, digitized Iliad
Moore vs. Brosnan in Laws of Attraction
The Farrelly brothers attempt incredible two-headed genre transplant
Children shouldnt play with leering comedians in ugly catsuits
Denzel Washington in Out of Time, Olympia Dukakis in The Event
The quiet determination of Sofia Coppola
Spun is all its cranked up to be
The metafictional mayhem inand behindSpike Jonzes Adaptation
Todd Haynes postmodern tearjerker
Yesterday, in fact, in Andrew Niccols Simone
Dont Say a Word, plus Hearts in Atlantis
Silent Bob and the Woodster
Patient: The Dish