Waiting for Guffman

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    4 Newport Beach Film Festival Hits: I Wish, Servitude, H2indO, Memorial Day

    There's a line from I Wish, Monday night's heartwarming Pacific Rim Spotlight film from Japan that showed at Big Newport, that will resonate with independent filmmakers. A boy looking at a CD cover of his father's rock band asks his younger brother what "indie" means.The kid answers, "I think it me ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 27, 2011

    'Circle Mirror Transformation' Is Waiting for Guff, Man

    The latest South Coast Repertory play mines the richness of the relationships of characters

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    What's Wrong with Being Sexy?

    Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. for the Unwigged & Unplugged tour featuring Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer. If you're "in the know," those names might sound familiar. If you're not, I'll spill the beans.The trio are the actors who play the key members in Spinal Tap (the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2007

    Chalk Up Another Good Movie Night

    Co-producer Larkin Akel, a resident of Irvine, will be appearing this weekend at the Friday and Saturday 7 p.m. screenings of her movie Chalk, opening at the Westpark cinema, 3755 Alton Pkwy., Irvine. I had a chance to see Chalk last year at the Los Angeles Film Festival, before it was officially a ... More >>