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THE RENTAL’s Dave Franco Speaks Up

I knew going in that Dave Franco had been doing interviews non-stop for his feature film directorial debut, THE RENTAL, so the first thing I asked him was how his … Continue reading

July 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

Goodbye, Carl

I never met Carl Reiner, and it is a great regret. His work loomed large in my life, starting with The Dick Van Dyke Show, which launched the eponymous star … Continue reading

July 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Binging Brett Haley

No one more binge-worthy than Brett Haley, master of the optimistically bittersweet, and purveyor of such finely observed, wise, and heartfelt delights as HEARTS BEAT LOUD (Nick Offerman playing against type … Continue reading

April 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

40 Years of Razzie Magic

Click here to listen to the interview. The annual interview with Head Berry, John Wilson, founder of the Golden Raspberry Awards Foundation, is one of the high points of my … Continue reading

March 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

Close up on FARAWAY EYES

The world premiere of writer/director Harry Greenberger’s second feature film, FARAWAY EYES, happened on March 7, 2019, just before the festival in which it was booked postponed its second week … Continue reading

March 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Joyful Curiosity of Ben Mendelsohn

The first thing you notice about Ben Mendelsohn when you meet him in person is how very blue his eyes are.  The second thing is his impish sense of humor … Continue reading

February 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Rian Johnson is A Fanboy

When I spoke to Rian Johnson about KNIVES OUT, his scathingly clever, star-studded whodunit,  I couldn’t help but ask about whether or not he was relieved to be involved in … Continue reading

November 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE CURRENT WAR: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT. Finally.

It’s taken two years for THE CURRENT WAR: THE DIRECTOR’S CUT to finally make it to your local cinema. For more on that, as well as my interview with the director, … Continue reading

November 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Authenticity of Julian Kim and Peter S. Lee

HAPPY CLEANERS, the debut feature film from Julian Kim and Peter S. Lee made its world premiere at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, where it won the Emerging … Continue reading

May 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Getting to the BLOODROOT of the Matter.

  An unlikely location, an unconventional business plan, and an unswerving dedication to radical feminist politics. Bloodroot. vegetarian/vegan restaurant and  feminist bookstore, surprised everyone when it became success. Part of … Continue reading

April 17, 2019 · Leave a comment