The Los Angeles Film Festival has selected David O. Russell as its guest director at the upcoming event.
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Kino Lorber has acquired U.S. rights to the documentary "Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay," from directors Molly Bernstein and Alan Edelstein. The film debuted at last…
Well structured and dynamically edited, "Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay" relies on the famed magician himself to wax autobiographical with his usual charm, humor and…
The world may not know Primary Wave, but the music cognoscenti sure did on Saturday night.
In the story of a purist-minded jiu-jitsu instructor trying to keep his distance from the vulgar commercialism of arena-style martial arts competition, David Mamet may have found the ideal metaphor…
Midway through his second act, after the illusionist and historian of magic Ricky Jay has produced a stunning collection of tricks, an audience member couldn't take it anymore: After the applause…
Magic hasn't been much seen on "the Stem," which is to say Broadway, this season, and that's one reason why Ricky Jay's reappearance in the neighborhood feels particularly welcome.
Mr. and Mrs. America (and all the ships at sea) will have to wait until Saturday to see HBO's "Winchell," but 700 guests viewed the biopic at the L.A. premiere Tuesday at the Directors Guild Theater.
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