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  • Beatles special comes together with a little help from their friends

    Dave Grohl was on his way to rehearsals for a TV special marking the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' U.S. live television debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" when the panic set in. "Suddenly it hit me: Maybe I ought to listen to the record again before...
  • Santa Barbara Festgoers Lured by Starry Nights, But Stay for Cinephile Days

    Of all the festivals that occur during the increasingly elongated awards season, the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, with its starry tributes and panels, is the most closely aligned with the Academy's anointed talent. Of this year's 13 fest honorees,...
  • In-Demand Scribe Steven Knight Returins to Directing with 'Locke'

    Some movies boast casts of thousands. "Locke" relies on just one actor, a virtually unrecognizable Tom Hardy, who calmly juggles multiple crises via cellphone from behind the wheel of his BMW SUV. These days, the character's situation might be a metaphor...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead at age 46: police

    Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead at age 46: police
    NEW YORK -- Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of the leading actors of his generation and winner of an Academy Award for his title role in the film "Capote," was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday in what a New York police source described as an...
  • Guess who's going to be in 'The Little Prince' movie?

    Guess who's going to be in 'The Little Prince' movie?
    Guess who's going to be in the upcoming movie version of "The Little Prince"? You're right, it's James Franco. It's obvious because that's his picture up there. But Franco is the obvious guess: At this point, he seems to be involved in practically every...
  • Five must-see westerns beyond 'The Lone Ranger'

    It won't be only Disney executives who are watching the box office returns for "The Lone Ranger" this weekend. Lots of people are wondering whether Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer can ride to the rescue of a genre that was once a staple of American cinema...
  • Six Ways of Looking at The Big Lebowski

    Six Ways of Looking at The Big Lebowski
    Dude Fest Feb. 9, 10:15 p.m., Spotlight Theatres Front Street, 39 Front St., Hartford, (860) 422-7713, spotlighttheatres.com   As a glorious paradox: There are plenty of reasons for the enduring success of Joel and Ethan Coen's The Big Lebowski,...
  • Rare Tucker 48 formerly owned by George Lucas headed to auction

    Rare Tucker 48 formerly owned by George Lucas headed to auction
    Martyn Donaldson leans hard against the hulking 1948 Tucker 48 and rolls it out of his small restoration shop in Pacoima. Although the color on its build sheet is listed as maroon, the midafternoon sun reveals a metallic luster in the showroom quality...
  • 'Snitch' review: Real problem, outrageous solution

    'Snitch' review: Real problem, outrageous solution
    * (out of four) If I know ruthless drug dealers (which I don't, but still), I really don't think you can just approach their operation and say you want in. When trust is paramount, a new face, particularly one attached to a body the size of human anvil...
  • 'A Place at the Table' review: Doc tastes good while reflecting an unhealthy society

    'A Place at the Table' review: Doc tastes good while reflecting an unhealthy society
    *** (out of four) Sometimes Rosie, a Colorado fifth grader, imagines her teacher is a banana and her classmates are apples. It’s a cute fantasy until you put it in context. Rosie does this because she’s one of 50 million Americans who are...
  • 'A Place at the Table' exposes the policies behind hunger ★★★

    'A Place at the Table' exposes the policies behind hunger ★★★
    America's twin ills, the swollen ranks of hungry people and the national obesity epidemic are explained, in blunt and poignant terms, in "A Place at the Table," a new documentary about food politics and the forces that let hunger make a comeback....