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  • Jason Schwartzman on 'Listen Up Philip'

    Jason Schwartzman on 'Listen Up Philip'
    Jason Schwartzman has a knack for playing writers on screens large and small. He starred as a struggling one in the Jonathan Ames-created HBO series, "Bored to Death," and plays a successful scribe (and royal jerk) in the new film "Listen Up Philip," co-...
  • A fresh visit to 'Pee-wee's Playhouse'

    A fresh visit to 'Pee-wee's Playhouse'
    Paul Reubens' "Pee-wee's Playhouse," which ran on CBS on Saturday mornings from 1986 to 1990 and has been repeated on various networks and home video platforms in the years since, is back again. "And better than ever," I cannot help but add, because it...
  • Interviewing Ian Anderson: Solo tours, discs mean Jethro Tull to live on in music only

    Interviewing Ian Anderson: Solo tours, discs mean Jethro Tull to live on in music only
    Ian Anderson has been a member of British prog-rock band Jethro Tull for nearly five decades. He’s written and sung the majority of the songs that fill the group’s 21 studio discs, nine live albums and 15 compilations, which collectively...
  • 'All About That Bass' co-writer took '15 years to become an overnight success'

    'All About That Bass' co-writer took '15 years to become an overnight success'
    For years, no one in the music industry cared about songwriter Kevin Kadish's passion project: a '50s-sounding record of doo-wop-inspired pop. Top 40 radio had increasingly fallen in love with the opposite: beat-driven, electronic-leaning dance music...
  • How John Cena is Going Hollywood to Attract New Fans to WWE

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Nothing intimidated John Cena, who regularly faces 300-pound men in the wrestling ring -- until he had to audition for Judd Apatow and Amy Schumer. No slouch himself, packing 250 pounds onto a muscular 6-foot-one-inch frame,...
  • 'Nightcrawler' shows how the news worm has turned

     'Nightcrawler' shows how the news worm has turned
    If it bleeds it leads in the fictional newsroom of director Dan Gilroy’s “Nightcrawler.” Fear is an invaluable commodity at KWLA 6, a local Los Angeles news station struggling to pull in ratings post-CNN, Facebook, TMZ, Twitter and...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Writing is a tough but worthy pursuit

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Writing is a tough but worthy pursuit
    Last week, I was invited to participate in the Local Authors’ Showcase held at the Buena Vista Library in Burbank. For me, the event gave me an opportunity to talk shop with fellow writers, and to meet interesting people such as the executor of...
  • TV Picks: 'Brakeless,' 'Mr. Dynamite,' 'Death Comes to 'Pemberley'

    TV Picks: 'Brakeless,' 'Mr. Dynamite,' 'Death Comes to 'Pemberley'
    "Brakeless" (PBS, Monday). Kiyoko Miyake's oddly beautiful, philosophical documentary about the 2005 crash of a commuter train: Traveling too fast into a curve as the driver tried to stay on a schedule reckoned in seconds, the train derailed and ran...
  • Ice show, Halloween highlight 'Frozen' mania

    Ice show, Halloween highlight 'Frozen' mania
    Between now and next Sunday, you can expect to hear a lot of people singing, "Do you want to build a snowman?" and "Let it go!" The ice show version of the Disney mega-hit "Frozen" is coming to Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, with 12 performances...
  • Tokyo Festival Opens With Pomp, Prime Minister and Hints of Levity

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - TOKYO -- The 27th running of the Tokyo International Film Festival got under way Thursday with pomp and circumstance - and just the right degree of levity. The opening ceremony in the Roppongi Hills complex was attended by a...
  • Film Review: 'Birdman' flies high with stellar performances

    Film Review: 'Birdman' flies high with stellar performances
    I’ve spent much of my life as an editor, so let me get something off my chest. It’s hard to know which elements of the title of Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s new film are his work and which come from some graphic designer. The ads call...