December 3, 2014

“The Theory of Everything” – Los Angeles movie review


Anchored by a superb central performance, The Theory of Everything is a well-executed and moving portrait of Stephen Hawking, a man who refused to let
December 2, 2014

Mad Movies with the L.A. Connection – Los Angeles book review


Ah, L.A. in the mid-1980s — what a magical place. The punk rock scene was going strong, KROQ ruled the radio dial, Elvira’s “Movie Macabre”
November 28, 2014

Czech Film and the Prague Spring – film series at the Getty Center – Los Angeles film review


The Getty is presenting a film series, Czech Film and the Prague Spring, on Saturday and Sunday, December 6 and 7, at the Getty Center.
This event
November 17, 2014

“Birdman” – Los Angeles film review

In the 1970s and early ’80s, Michael Keaton worked his way up the showbiz ladder, paying his dues in such now-forgotten television shows as Working Stiffs