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Oscar Week: Foreign-Language Films
3 months ago by Sascha Bos
Some basic knowledge of the Oscar-nominated foreign-language films will make the difference between staring blankly during that category and winning your Oscar party betting pool. So at the Academy’s Oscar Week: Foreign-Language Fil...
Satyajit Ray's Films, Restored
2 years ago by Doug Cummings
In 1992, when renowned Indian filmmaker Satyajit Ray was presented a lifetime achievement Oscar on his deathbed, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences couldn't find enough prints to assemble a tribute reel. "Literally," says...
Czech and Mexican Film Fests: Your Weekly To-Do List
2 years ago by Sherrie Li
See also: *More L.A. Weekly Film Coverage Friday, May 10 The second annual touring Czech That Film Festival makes a pit stop at Los Angeles, bringing seven films over five days between today and June 3. Starting off the festival is ...
Forget About It, Eddie — It's Toontown
2 years ago by Siran Babayan
If you've ever braved your way through Disneyland's kid-infested Toontown, or did the Roger Rabbit dance in your high school gymnasium in the early 1990s while wearing MC Hammer-style genie pants, you can thank 1988's Who Framed Rog...