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  • The 15 words that brought them together

    The 15 words that brought them together
    Before Internet dating and after phone numbers on public bathroom walls (just kidding), there were personal ads in newspapers. It was 1999, and my best girlfriend bet me that I could meet the love of my life with a personal ad in LA Weekly. I said no....
  • Review: 'Los Angeles Plays Itself' ★★★★

    Review: 'Los Angeles Plays Itself' ★★★★
    Thom Andersen's beautiful, mordant 2003 cine-essay, "Los Angeles Plays Itself," screens at the Music Box Theatre for one night next week, Wednesday. It's finally coming to cable and home-viewing formats at the end of the month, 11 long years after its...
  • Toronto Film Festival: Bill Murray keeps up the stripped-down cool

    There's a scene late in Bill Murray's new dramatic comedy "St. Vincent" — so late, in fact, the credits are already rolling — that is seemingly innocuous, yet tells you a lot about Murray and this performance, and in fact Murray as a...
  • Toronto Film Review: 'St. Vincent'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood would have to freeze over before the Catholic Church agreed to canonize the drinking, gambling, cussing old coot Bill Murray plays in Theodore Melfi's sweet-and-sour first feature, "St. Vincent." Even so, this...
  • Toronto: Bill Murray Day Ends With a Bang at 'St. Vincent' Premiere

    Because it was "Bill Murray Day" at the Toronto Film Festival, the man of the hour paraded into the Friday premiere of his film "St. Vincent" in a crown and sash, and ended the night at the Weinstein Co. party bopping to hits from Sam Smith and Sia....
  • Fall promises bounty of great new books

    Fall promises bounty of great new books
    Writing a fall books preview on a limited word budget is a futile exercise. So many great titles hit the shelves in the peak publishing season that kicks off in September and runs through the end of the year, that even as we highlight quite a few, we...
  • A debate of liberty

    One of the first things our children will be learning in this new school term are the flaming words of Patrick Henry: "Give me liberty or give me death!" What they may not encounter are the words of journalist H.L. Mencken decades later: "Most people...
  • Mitch Kupchak, John Black of Lakers take the ALS ice bucket challenge

    Mitch Kupchak, John Black of Lakers take the ALS ice bucket challenge
    On Thursday, two Lakers executives took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge. General Manager Mitch Kupchak, nominated by Dodgers chief executive Stan Kasten, got doused with a bucket of ice water to help raise awareness and donations to help fight...
  • Jim Sorensen: Reducing CO2 emissions requires worldwide cooperation

    Jim Sorensen: Reducing CO2 emissions requires worldwide cooperation
    The Morning Call recently published a number of pieces about climate change and carbon taxes or other means of reducing U.S. carbon dioxide emissions. Raymond C. Ventrone's Aug. 1 Your View correctly points out the negative impacts the Environmental...
  • How Robin Williams Inspired a Generation to Seize the Day

    It was "Dead Poets Society" that did it. That was the movie that pushed me over the edge from casual moviegoer to full-blown film junkie, the one that sent me back to the video store night after night looking for my next fix, desperate to discover other...
  • María Conchita Alonso recuerda a Robin Williams

    María Conchita Alonso recuerda a Robin Williams
    La popular actriz y cantante cubano-venezolana María Conchita Alonso, quien protagonizó su primera película de Hollywood junto a Robin Williams, dijo que la muerte del famoso actor ha sido un hecho "lamentable, pero no sorpresivo", ya que se sabía de su...