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Documentary (genre)

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  • 'The Mechanic'

    'The Mechanic'
    Jason Statham has established himself as a rugged action machine in such franchises as "The Transporter" and "Crank," and he's back in tough-guy mode in this four-decades-later update of the Charles Bronson melodrama about a professional assassin who...
  • Violet Cowden dies at 94; civilian WASP aviator during World War II

    Violet Cowden dies at 94; civilian WASP aviator during World War II
    Violet Cowden never lost her love of flying, a passion born when she was a young girl envying the hawks soaring above her family's South Dakota farm in the 1920s. When she was a young first-grade teacher learning to fly out of an airfield in Spearfish,...
  • 'Covert Affairs: Season One'

    'Covert Affairs: Season One'
    After big-screen successes with such movies as "Coyote Ugly" and "Cheaper by the Dozen," Piper Perabo made a successful move to television series work last year with this USA Network adventure about a novice CIA agent. Teamed with a blind computer whiz...
  • Greer's OC: A mix of food, sound and shopping

    Looking for a youthful and vibrant night out in Huntington Beach? Shorebreak Hotel is spicing up Orange County's evenings with the "Culinary Sound" event series booked every other Wednesday from 6:30 to 11 p.m., with the next one April 20 at Zimzala...
  • Female World War II pilot 'will be sorely missed'

    Female World War II pilot 'will be sorely missed'
    Violet "Vi" Cowden, a Huntington Beach resident who served with the Women Airforce Service Pilots during World War II and recently became the subject of an award-winning documentary, died Sunday at 94. Cowden died at 8:34 p.m. at Hoag Hospital in...
  • Zombies plan invasion of film festival

    Zombies plan invasion of film festival
    Just four days after tickets to the Newport Beach Film Festival went on sale, the oft slow-moving "walking undead" proved to be among the festival's fastest-moving ticket buyers. A horde of fans dressed as zombies are expected to descend on the...
  • Foreclosure auctions: Bogus-price issue appears to be limited to sales in Orange

    Foreclosure auctions: Bogus-price issue appears to be limited to sales in Orange
    Orange is the only Central Florida county handling foreclosure-auction paperwork in a way that can allow sale prices to be artificially inflated, resulting in higher profits for investors while misleading new buyers and lenders. Officials on Friday...
  • Hazards of fracking deserve closer look

    In an article about natural gas drilling ("Md. environment chief wants more U.S. oversight of fracking," April 13), The Sun's John Fritze reports that to "extract natural gas through fracking, companies use millions of gallons of liquids," but that...
  • Documentary focuses on 30-year history of Fishbone

    Editor's note: This corrects where "Everday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone" premiered. When Irvine filmmaker Lev Anderson set out to make a music documentary, he needed a band whose personality and story was as captivating as its music. He found...
  • 'Restrepo' filmmaker reported killed in Libya

    'Restrepo' filmmaker reported killed in Libya
    Oscar-nominated filmmaker and photographer Tim Hetherington and Pulitzer Prize nominated photojournalist Chris Hondros were killed in Libya. Two photographers working with them were injured. Hetherington and the others were in the city of Misrata while...
  • Libya blast kills photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros

    Libya blast kills photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros
    Reporting from Misurata, Libya, and Los Angeles -- Barely two months ago, combat photographer Tim Hetherington sent out a tweet from the Academy Awards ceremony, where his Afghanistan war film "Restrepo" was up for the best documentary trophy. "At the...