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  • Christmas quiz tests your holiday knowledge

    Christmas quiz tests your holiday knowledge
    I've written this 15th annual Holiday Quiz column in advance and buried a copy in a sealed container. This way, if civilization is wiped out by the Mayan Apocalypse, future space explorers may be able to dig it up and discover how remarkably intelligent...
  • Ferlin Husky dies at 85; singer helped open doors for California strain of country music

    Ferlin Husky dies at 85; singer helped open doors for California strain of country music
    Ferlin Husky, a pioneering country music entertainer in the 1950s and early 1960s who helped open the door for performers specializing in a distinctively twangy California strain of country, died Thursday. He was 85. Husky, who was inducted into the...
  • Mike Silverman dies at 90; touted himself as "the Realtor to the stars"

    Mike Silverman dies at 90; touted himself as "the Realtor to the stars"
    For decades, Mike Silverman touted himself as "the Realtor to the stars," drawing swoons from the news media here and abroad both for his movie-star clientele and his movie-star looks. In his case, the nickname wasn't just a publicist's creation but a...
  • 100 years of UCLA on your coffee table

     
    UCLA's First Century is the focus of a coffee-table book packed with historic photographs....
  • Berlin film fest kicks off with an international mix of upheaval

     
    The 62nd Berlin International Film Festival kicks off Thursday, and with nearly 400 films screening over 10 days in Germany’s chilly capital, it's hard to find just one theme to describe this year's Berlinale. To be sure, the event’s signature...
  • Berlin Film Festival: With 'Iron Sky,' Nazis land on moon

     
    One of the most talked-about movies at this year’s Berlin Film Festival has turned out to be “Iron Sky,” a quirky sci-fi parody with aspirations to political satire....
  • Berlin Film Festival: Billy Bob Thornton unveils 'Jayne Mansfield's Car'

     
    At the Berlin film festival, Billy Bob Thornton talks about the film "Jayne Mansfield's Car," which he co-wrote and in which he stars....
  • Berlin film festival: China's epic 'White Deer Plain' premieres

     
    Epic Chinese drama “Bai lu yuan” (“White Deer Plain”) made its intense premiere Wednesday at the Berlin Film Festival. Wang Quan'an's film, which runs three hours, details the lives of two feuding families, Bai and Lu, over several...
  • Berlin Film Festival: Top award goes to Italian prison documentary

     
    The Berlin International Film Festival handed out its awards on Saturday, awarding the top prize, the Golden Bear, to "Caesar Must Die" (“Cesare Deve Morire”) from octegenarian filmmaking brothers Paolo and Vittorio Taviani....
  • Russian documentary captures anti-Putin pranksters in action

     
    Russia's presidential elections are likely to fuel more acts by Voina, an art/protest group captured in the new film "Zavtra."...
  • Movieland Mystery Photo [Updated]

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo [Update 2: Here’s our mystery stalker!] [Update: This is Francis X. Bushman Jr. and Alma Rayford in “Away in the Lead.” Evidently this is a lost film because there was almost no information on imdb......