The Laguna Beach-based large-format movie company celebrates a half century
Heralded as one of the greatest surfing films of all time, Greg MacGillivray and Jim Freeman's laid back Five Summer Stories is not really a collection of five summer stories but a cinematic time capsule of the surfing sights and sounds of the early 1970s. It gets a retrospective screening with a pa ... More >>
As you can read here . . .Apartment in Athens, Nazi Drama from Italy, is Big Winner of Newport Beach Film Fest Awards. . . NBFF awards have been dished out for the weeklong cinextravaganza that ended Thursday night. But, like American television producers, I feel even more awards need to be bestowed ... More >>
Christian Jacobs' 15-year journey from leading the ultimate OC cult band to 'The Aquabats! Super Show!'
The opening moments of Highwater, Dana Point documentarian Dana Brown's latest film opening today in Orange, were worrisome.With his 2003 directorial debut Step Into Liquid, Brown continued the pioneering work of his filmmaker father Bruce Brown, who turned the masses onto surfing with The Endles ... More >>
Photo by John GilhooleyJerry Roach is not dead.Controversy and the Cuckoo's Nest--it's as if Jerry Roach never left us. But many assumed the owner of the former Costa Mesa punk rock club had left permanently. "People thought I was dead," he tells me with a chuckle.
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Director Catherine Hardwicke on being the Lady of Dogtown
Lords of Dogtown lays it down and pretty
The Duane Peters Story gets skate culture right
Riding Giants puts the history of big-wave riding on the big screen
Peralta Swaps Boards For Riding Giants
A Bio-Doc Chronicles the Hawking of Skate Culture; a T&A Teen Comedy Just Hawks
Tweakers in The Salton Sea and the wild boys of Dogtown
Stacy Peralta on Dogtown and Z-Boys