When former New York Times (and ex-LA Weekly) movie critic Elvis Mitchell took over LACMA's film curatorship two years ago -- with Film Independent, which runs the L.A. Film Festival and the Spirit Awards -- he announced his intention to raise the profile of LACMA's Bing Theater and fill it with tha ... More >>
Alice in Wonderland
The schedule for the screening series tied to the upcoming Tim Burton exhibit at LACMA has been announced:
Edward Scissorhands, May 27, 7:30 pm (70mm print)
Ed Wood, May 28, 7 pm (introduction by Burton himself, and preceded by Vincent, Burton's 1982 short)
Beetlejuice, J ... More >>
How many big-budget rock and roll movies were made by Canadian animators in the early 1980s? How many of them featured at least one cast member from SCTV, the voice-over work of journeyman Don Francks, and a song by Cheap Trick? Well, at least two.
Heavy Metal is the quintessential animat ... More >>