Pulp Fiction

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    The OC Guide To Free Comic Book Day 2014

    You can't argue with the word free; all across the country, comic book stores will be offering free comics to customers sent in from major and independent comic publishers, and some of the big titles this year for giveaways are Teen Titans, Guardians of the Galaxy, Adventure Time, The Simpsons and A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Roger Guenveur Smith, Smiley from Spike Lee Joint Do the Right Thing, at Frida Tonight

    It's the 25th anniversary of Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing, which means goddamn I'm old AND that it's time for a nostalgic screening. You can not only fill that bill at The Frida Cinema in downtown Santa Ana tonight, but you can do it alongside actor Roger Guenveur Smith, who played Smiley in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    Newport Beach Film Festival Tells a Twisted Bedtime Story in its 2014 Trailer: Video

    To promote its upcoming 15th year, the Newport Beach Film Festival today unveiled a trailer titled Bedtime Story that may not leave you with a sore jaw like last year's Mandible did, but it is just as twisted. Which is how we like it, dammit! See nods to Fargo, Memento, Pulp Fiction and more on th ... More >>

  • Film

    January 2, 2014
  • Film

    October 10, 2013
  • Culture

    October 10, 2013

    '14@<40': Young at Art

    Orange Coast College hosts this exhibit to highlight the next generation of enfants terribles

  • Film

    May 23, 2013

    'Before Midnight''s Aftermath

    The lovers of 'Before Sunrise' and 'Before Sunset' face the darkness

  • Culture

    February 21, 2013

    Cosprops' Material Magic

    Bowers Museum spotlights the best of British-made movie dress-up

  • Film

    January 3, 2013

    How to Defend Quentin Tarantino

    What critics who attack the director's borrowings miss

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2012

    Wanda Jackson - The Observatory - December 29, 2012

    Wanda Jackson The ObservatoryDecember 29, 2012 Over the past few years, Wanda Jackson's career revival has been unparalleled. The singer has lived through the many changes in both the sound and face of music, and will likely be the only person in modern music to truly say that she's seen it all. ... More >>

  • Film

    December 20, 2012

    Quentin Tarantino's Unchained Malady

    The legendary director emerges from a chaotic couple of years with his most ambitious film to date, 'Django Unchained'

  • Film

    November 15, 2012

    The Sky Keeps Falling!

    A short history of an art form's long passing

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    On The Line: David Kesler of Bistro Bleu, Part Two

    A common theme we've noticed during interviews is how chef owners tend to worry. They worry about how slammed they'll be at dinner service, or conserving energy and resources so the bills aren't high. It's these and a hundred other thoughts that ruminate every day, yet the diner only sees the end re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    Eat This Now: Kickin' Ketchup

    Written by our resident Brit, Jack Grimshaw... Sexy, ketchup ain't. If your shining moment is being the punch line of a joke (albeit one told by the delectable Uma Thurman in Pulp Fiction), then you have, in PR and advertising lingo, an image problem. And Dana Point's Beach Cities Ketchup aims to ch ... More >>

  • Film

    October 11, 2012

    'Seven Psychopaths' Shows How It Should Be Done

    Martin McDonagh's lad flick gives us a great, nasty time at the cinema

  • Music

    October 11, 2012

    Eddie Day, One-Man Band at the Fling

    [Best Of 2012] The "Wizard of Rock & Roll" shares his favorite things about Orange County

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2012

    Doheny Surf Festival - Doheny State Beach - 8/11/12

    See Also*Outside Lands Spirit Guide: Top Five Do's and Don't's For the Festival Folk*Pacific Festival: The Dunes Announced--Mayer Hawthorne, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Poolside and Fools Gold to Perform*Hard vs Nocturnal Wonderland--Which One is Better?Under the rays of sweltering August heat, musician ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2011

    Yeti Imperial Stout at Crow Burger Kitchen, Our Drink of the Week!

    ​Hey, kids! This is Gustavo--but the review below isn't by me but rather submitted by occasional contributor Charisma Madarang, one of the great minds behind the UC Irvine publication Jet-Lagged. Enjoy!Located beside a Chipotle and a Pavilions at the newly opened Landing shopping plaza on the Balb ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 25, 2011

    Kathy Griffin

    Segerstrom Center for the Arts

  • Film

    February 24, 2011

    'The King's Speech' Is Oscar Mild

    Indie-darling Academy Award nominees no match for the most old-fashioned film

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Top 15 Pop-Music Movie Moments

    ​​Throughout movie history, filmmakers have relied on music to add impact to scenes, be they comedic, dramatic, violent or whatever. Starting in the 1960s, they began to employ popular music, rather than instrumental scores made specifically for the films themselves. Some pop songs clearly work ... More >>

  • Music

    October 14, 2010

    Feeling the TRMRS

    [Locals Only] TRMRS don't need no stinkin' vowels to play trash pop

  • Calendar

    December 31, 2009

    Dick Dale

    The Coach House

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    Rumbi Island Grill to Open 15 Outlets in Orange County

    Rumbi Island Grill, a concept that describes itself as "tropical fast casual dining", is slated to open fifteen locations in Orange County in its push into California. About five or six are planned to be operational by 2009. No word on where the exact locations will be. Rumbi has existing stores i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2007

    Rob Liefeld shoots on Alan Moore

    “This could be an entire other article, sell this to Wizard magazine, 'Rob Liefeld goes after Alan Moore'” -- Rob Liefeld, during our interview for this week's cover. Since I don't work for Wizard, and this particular tangent didn't make it into the paper, you're gonna get it here, because it's ... More >>