The ninth annual Backstage at the Geffen fundraiser will honor Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn and Steve Martin. Horn will receive the Geffen Playhouse's Distinction in Service Award. Martin…
Sue Mengers, the late, great talent agent, would have loved attending the Geffen Theater Dec. 5 for the gala West Coast opening of “I'll Eat You Last.” She would have relished the star presence…
L.A.'s Geffen Theater production of “Wait Until Dark” puts a new spin on the spooky 1967 thriller with Jeffrey Hatcher's adaptation that preemed Oct. 16. The action has been moved to just after World…
David Mamet's trifle "November" suddenly looks like a political classic compared to Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn's "Yes, Prime Minister." Recycled and updated from a U.K.TV series, this stage comedy…
For Sigmund Freud, it was anatomy. For Neil LaBute, destiny has always been about looks. Good looks, especially in men, mean that you're a privileged, caddish user. How appropriate then that LaBute's…
On Broadway, Robert Duvall and Al Pacino played David Mamet's two-bit hustler Teach in “American Buffalo,” and did so memorably. It is to Ron Eldard's credit that he presents an entirely different…
Theater stints for William Friedkin, William Petersen and Amy Brenneman are on tap for the 2013-14 season at the Geffen Playhouse. Friedkin will direct the L.A. nonprofit's revival of Harold Pinter's…
There's a secret -- a preposterous gift -- that is revealed near the end of Joanna Murray-Smith's play, and it's a real doozy.
The Geffen's updated stage adaptation never quite rises to the spine-chilling.
"Good People" is good stuff, a keenly observed rumination on how far decency can get you and how much depends on sheer luck as you try to grab a piece of the American Dream.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M Warner Brothers
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures