See also: *More L.A. Weekly Film Coverage Friday, July 12 Experience summer heat in the air-conditioned Warner Grand Theatre at 8 p.m. with Under the Tuscan Sun, the romantic comedy-drama about a recently divorced writer (Diane Lane) who, while on a tour in Tuscany, spontaneously buys a villa and ... More >>
It was a live television drama in 1949. It was a two-part TV series in 1959. It was even, improbably, turned into a lavish Broadway musical in 1964. But a feature film of What Makes Sammy Run? Never happened. Never gonna happen. So what makes Hollywood run away from Sammy Glick? Why hasn't the ... More >>
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Paul T. BradleyDemon with a glass temper, Harlan Ellison Seriously, don't fuck with Harlan Ellison -- he showed up to Cinefamily last night with a knife. Well, if you're Josh Olson, you can fuck with Harlan Ellison...but only a little bit. Why shouldn't you fuck with the man who is, by his ... More >>
AFI's Guest Artistic Director presents Eraserhead and its influences
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