Rachel Dowd

Petite patisseries

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Here's hoping that the new year will see the cupcake lose its claw-like grip on the collective pastry consciousness. We're tired of bakeries that ride a trend while hewing to the sugar-and-shortening…

White wine in disguise

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Doug Swim, manager for the Los Feliz arm of tapas eatery Cobras & Matadors, is conducting a stealth marketing campaign for the Spanish white wine Albarino. If diners order a glass of Pinot Grigio, he…

Santa Monica sightings

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Downtime from the American Film Market should have nothing to do with PPV movies and room service. Yes, the ocean's pretty, but you have to turn away from the sunset to find the best that Santa…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

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    No Good Deed

    Daily Gross:$1.0M

    Cume to09.18.14: $29.9M

    No Good Deed

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    Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
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    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Daily Gross:$557,622

    Cume to09.18.14: $308.5M

    Guardians of the Galaxy

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    Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
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    Dolphin Tale 2

    Daily Gross:$459,663

    Cume to09.18.14: $18.1M

    Dolphin Tale 2

    3
    Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%

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Voting on the best vodka

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Premium vodka has the makings of the world's greatest marketing scam. Not only does every brand seem to be someone's "best of," but it's also supposed to be water with a buzz. The Bureau of Alcohol…

The well-dressed warrior

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To be Waraire Boswell is to be misunderstood. Boswell often hears himself described as a bespoke tailor, the 17th-century title for someone who makes clothes from scratch. It's a compliment, but it's…

Music for the masses

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In 2003, Josh Schwartz couldn't find a band willing to play live on "The OC." Too teeny-bopper, too tacky. Today Schwartz has become a modern-day Medici for artists like Modest Mouse, Death Cab for…

Good PR for bad hair

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Summer is almost over, which is why salons across town are doing a brisk business in treatments designed to turn fried locks into shampoo-ad silk. All of them work, according to V Life Weekend's test…

Haute home

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Dock Downtown buyer Katherine Kelly goes to the same companies that supply Anthropologie, Shelter and Restoration Hardware. However, unlike its competition, Dock carts the goods to a ragged downtown…

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