Hossein Nayeri, one of three suspects charged in the gruesome torture and sexual mutilation of a Newport Beach medical marijuana dispensary owner, will be arraigned today at Orange County's Superior Courthouse. The last of the defendants to be charged, Nayeri fled to his native Iran, which has no ex ... More >>
Flicks to look into on the edge of tomorrow—and the next months
Last week, we reported the tragic death of Chris Schaefer, a former European tour manager and driver for a multitude of legendary punk bands--namely OC's the Adolescents--who delivered the sad news via guitarist Steve Soto. The 46-year-old L.A. native tied unexpectedly of carbon monoxide poisoning i ... More >>
Dancing robots, acrobatic bears, Victoria's Secret angels and shuffling hamsters are among the best new acts in TV commercials--but what about the music? Here are some of the best EDM tracks you can hear on TV today.
American video game developers have it all: Multi-million dollar development budgets and the world's largest video game market are at their disposal to make some of modern day's best video games. However, they all lack one crucial thing--the rock star charisma of Japanese video game designers. When ... More >>
UPDATED WITH THE EMOTIONAL LA MILAGROSA Q&A! The final Newport Beach Film Festival entries viewed by yours truly on closing day Thursday were solid efforts. Denied access to former San Clemente resident Rian Johnson's The Brothers Bloom Tuesday night, Clockwork joined a decent-sized  ... More >>
PillonYour Catholic Diocese of Orange made national headlines again earlier this week when former Catholic priest Ben Rodriguez filed a civil lawsuit in Orange County Superior Court alleging that Father Gordon Pillon molested him numerous times while Pillon served at La Habra's Our Lady of Guadalupe ... More >>
"The same women who complain about ‘sleazy’ Mexican men go to France and giggle about ‘how flirtatious’ French men are"
'Rude to sing along? Never'
..cles of Narnia! Director Andrew Adamson is live via satellite from the set in Prague, alongside Ben Barnes, who plays the title character of the new Narnia movie Prince Caspian (and also appears in the upcoming Stardust. Barnes has the Episode III Anakin hair going. Adamson says Caspian was a mo ... More >>
Twelve years after 'Tomorrow,' Silverchair are distorting expectations, not guitars
Eerie melodrama explores the dark arts in turn-of-the-century Vienna
National Theater of Prague delivers Strauss confectionary operetta
The actor-turned-director illuminates Foer with wit and compassion
Head in the Clouds sexes up war, Zelary brings it back to real life
Joshua Marston on bringing Maria to life
Paul Leppins fever dreams
Good times in Huntington Beach
Manhattan turns west, toward Quiksilver
A story about the 50-cent tip
Congressman Rohrabacher? This is Jan from the Vandals and other immortal words
You didnt lose a band. You gained a compagna
Kafka and Disney
Wiskey Biscuit grows on us