| Apr 12, 2012
There are a hundred reasons "Bully"is a good film instead of a great one, but Lee Hirsch's blood-boiling documentary will very likely end up doing more than its share of good in this world.
However sentimental that may sound, this is a film quite...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Once, like the lead character in his new movie, Brian Dannelly was a wide-eyed, ambitious high school senior itching to find adventure in the big world.
Unlike his character, Dannelly was lucky.
Dannelly's new film, "Struck By Lightning," which will...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Bullying is in the news a lot lately, and for good reason. Being bullied can be a searing, scarring experience, and in some ways, it might be a bigger problem than it ever was.
In adulthood, we often push aside the memories of being bullied, try to...
| Sep 21, 2012
A screening the documentary that tells about five kids who were bullied in school, including two who died as a result, will be shown at 11 a.m. Sept. 29 and Oct. 6 at AMC Theaters at the Mall in Columbia, 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway. Tickets...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Corona del Mar High School students and parents filled the Lido theater Wednesday night for the first step in a campus campaign against bullying.
CdMHS's Human Relations Council screened the Lee Hirsch-directed documentary "Bully." The film was...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 7:13 PM
For some of us, middle school and high school were times for creating wonderful memories of friendship, unique events and learning. For victims of bullying, the school experience can be a daily terror — mental and emotional abuse, the crushing of...
| Nov 28, 2012
Here's the thing about directing our attention so fully and passionately toward bullying: The people most affected by it are sick of talking about it.
"Kids are at the eye-rolling stage with bullying," says Cynthia Lowen, producer and writer of the 2011...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Family Series presents "Zorro" at the Samueli Theater. Tickets start at $20 and showtimes are 1 and 3 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'The Final Countdown'
Students in the Orange...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 7:20 PM
When I was in fourth grade, I slipped a note on my teacher's desk asking to speak with her about a girl who was bullying me.
It wasn't physical bullying; it was the "mean girl" variety of cruel remarks, dirty looks and social exclusion. I was miserable....
| Mar 30, 2012
If you feel like you've already read quite a bit about the documentary "Bully," you have. But that still won't prepare you for the experience of seeing it.
"Bully" has been in the news a lot lately because it received a restrictive R rating (for a...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Controversial and much-discussed during its theatrical release, this documentary will remain significant for as long as the title situation exists in schools.
To that end, students, parents, educators and behavioral experts comment as filmmaker Lee...