Movie Reviews

Gun girl Garner

There must not have been enough zeros on the alimony check

Gun girl Garner

Dirty sex, clean windshields

Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood

As one of the witnesses in Warren Beatty’s Reds, Henry Miller recalled, “There was just as much f*ing going on then as now, only now it has a more perverted quality.” Apparently Mr. Miller had ...

Film Events

Women Occupy Film Night: War Redefined

Women Occupy Film Night: War Redefined

Women's Museum of California

Tuesday, September 18, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Isle of Dogs at Rooftop Cinema Club

Isle of Dogs at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt

Tuesday, September 18, 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

¡Que Viva Cine Latino!

¡Que Viva Cine Latino!

Las Americas Premium Outlets

Wednesday, September 19, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Pulp Fiction at Rooftop Cinema Club

Pulp Fiction at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt

Wednesday, September 19, 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Film Discussion Class: Out of the Past

Film Discussion Class: Out of the Past

Liberty Hall Theater at Paradise Village

Wednesday, September 19, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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Drool over the stylish excess

More than 79 minutes of “successful and progressive prostitution.”

A western, a wabbit, and Marwene Dietwich come under the knife. ­ The Devil is a Woman (1935) A polarizing item among critics and bluenoses, if not a general public that stayed home in droves ...

Movie Archives

Predator 1.0 stars

Very primitive science fiction, of the Bug-Eyed Monster persuasion. A team of commandos trying to run a rescue operation in the jungles of Latin America is pestered on the job by a chameleonic creature with psychedelic eyesight, who's at his ...

Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero 3.0 stars

The career of Sgt. Stubby — the most decorated dog in American history — serves as the basis for the first CG feature based on a true story. Complaints against contemporary animation have become rote, starting with the flat, cookie-cutter ...

Smokey and the Bandit 1.0 stars

With characters called The Bandit, Mr. Big, and Sheriff Buford T. Justice, you might anticipate allegory, but you get nothing more than Southern-fried Keystone Kops. Sally Field, as a chipper chorus girl fleeing from a shotgun wedding, has a natural ...

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