| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In 1958, Ed Michelson started a motion picture catering company — Michelson Food Services — and made food for the cast and crew on such classic films as "West Side Story" and "Some Like it Hot."
Michelson was one of the first to operate a...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
PANAMA CITY - One of the U.S.'s major specialists in Spanish-language film distribution, Paul Hudson's Outsider Pictures will release David Trueba's Goya winner "Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed" in the U.S..
Deal was closed between 6 Sales CEO Marina...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Police are expected to have more to say today about an arrest in the 1997 murder of a 14-year-old Palatine girl whose body was found in a Wisconsin wildlife refuge.
Amber Creek's battered, nearly frozen body was found in February 1997 in Racine County....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for its dead and I will show you with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of its people."
When 19th century British statesman W. E. Gladstone supposedly staked this claim, the world knew nothing of DNA...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:01 PM
SACRAMENTO — Proposed legislation aimed at providing more tax credits to attract so-called runaway movie and television productions back to the industry's birthplace in California won initial approval from a legislative committee Tuesday.
| Apr 4, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Whether Mayor Eric Garcetti’s open letter urging CBS to move “The Late Show” to Los Angeles was a political stunt or a savvy business move — or both — he’s clearly making runaway production a key issue, even if he can&...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:44 PM
I started this week by taking my bicycle ride on the beach trail, and as the crisp winter air touched my face, I looked out over Catalina as a boxer looks at his next opponent.
This weekend is the Mid-Winter Catalina Island Race (formerly known as the...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Kianna Jackson disappeared first.
The 20-year-old called her mother on Oct. 2 and told her she was taking the bus to Santa Ana from her home in Las Vegas for a court date. The next day she stopped answering her phone.
Twenty days later, Monique...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Veteran entertainment attorney Ken Ziffren will be named Los Angeles' next film czar, succeeding Tom Sherak, sources confirmed.
Ziffren, who supported Mayor Eric Garcetti in last year's election, is considered to have the stature in entertainment and...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The Patrons Club of Glendale Community College began its new year with the installation of officers during a brunch last month at the Castaway restaurant.
Betty Musacco has served as president a couple times and is happily taking on another term. She...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Miguel Oliveira is developing a video game in a tiny apartment near USC, worlds away from the high-tech studios of […]...