2 years ago | Film and TV
"Opening Day," says Harrison Ford's Branch Rickey in the Jackie Robinson biopic 42, "is all future. The past is wiped away. It's a clean slate." It's a nice little platitude to mutter in the locker room, but both on the baseball field and in the r...
3 years ago | Books
"I started at the top," Fred Weintraub says of his film career. With no previous studio experience, the former baby-furniture salesman and Greenwich Village coffeehouse owner was hired in 1969 as the vice president of creative services at Warner B...
3 years ago | Film and TV
For the second year in a row, statisticians from LA Weekly have performed studies on a carefully selected representative group of local college students to answer questions of important social significance such as: What's the best movie to watch o...
Space Ghost Coast-to-Coast Reunion at Cinefamily, With Actors and Animators From Cartoon Network's Superhero Talk Show3 years ago | Film and TV
"This show would have been impossible to do two years earlier," Jay Edwards told the sold-out theater at Cinefamily for Saturday's Space Ghost Coast-to-Coast reunion panel. Edwards was responding to a question posed about the influence of newly in...