"If you're going to do wrong, make sure you do it right." This is what counts for brotherly wisdom in "Green / is / Gold," a coming-of-age story about a 13-year-old who's introduced to the family…
Los Angeles Film Festival
Eve Marson's documentary examines the case of a Virginian physician whose work with chronic-pain patients eventually got him convicted on numerous counts of "large-scale drug trafficking."
This fun if unmemorable occult thriller sports — all too faithfully at times — both the typical pleasures and shortcomings of the grade-B '80s movies it pays homage to.
An election year when such issues — not to mention the prominence of women in politics — are more visible than ever makes it the perfect moment for "Political Animals."
Remy Auberjonois' polished feature debut provides an impressive showcase for co-scenarist Kate Nowlin as a career Marine derailed by PTSD upon return to civilian life.
It's conceivable that they somehow could have come up with a more generic-sounding title than "Puerto Ricans in Paris" ("Fish Out of Water Comedy," maybe?), but it's difficult to see how the film…
"A quotation is a handy thing to have about, saving one the trouble of thinking for oneself, always a laborious business." — A.A. Milne In "Tracktown," real-life distance runner Alexi Pappas plays…
Even native Angelenos may have trouble keeping up with the fast-changing nightlife in Culver City. Here are tips for visitors to the Los Angeles Film Festival, be they from Sao Paolo or Santa Monica…
A third-generation Angeleno, Amber Tamblyn says she has L.A. "deep in her bones." So it may have been inevitable that when the actress decided to make the jump to directing, she chose an L.A. story…
This year, Ava DuVernay's distribution company Array and Ryan Coogler were chosen as honorees at the Los Angeles Film Festival. And while that might look to outsiders like a sly riposte to the recent…
Khader Abu-Seif is a Palestinian Muslim and an Israeli citizen. He is also openly gay. If these labels seem contradictory to you, then you're exactly the kind of person freshman director Jake…