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Satyajit Ray's Films, Restored
1 year 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...
Your Weekly Movie To-Do List
3 years ago by Karina Longworth
Thurs., Oct. 20 Postwar British crime flick enthusiasts, prick up your ears: Tonight's the last night to catch the restoration of Alberto Cavalcanti's Went the Day Well? at the New Beverly Cinema. Based on a story by Graham Greene, ...