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
November 6, 2014

This weekend – Two classic WWI films, presented by American Cinematheque and the Getty’s GRI – Los Angeles art movie report


 
This weekend, Two classic WWI films are being presented by American Cinematheque and the Getty Research Institute (GRI).
In conjunction with the Getty’s exhibition
November 3, 2014

“Nightcrawler” – Los Angeles film review


 
Jake Gyllenhaal is mesmerizing in this entertaining noir about the sleazy underbelly of the L.A. news business.
Louis Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) is a small-time
October 4, 2014

A chilling thriller – “Gone Girl” – Los Angeles movie review


David Fincher’s newest movie is another adaptation of a bestselling novel – this time adapted by the novelist herself, Gillian Flynn. Gone Girl is a