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Betty Sturm, Actress in ‘The World’s Greatest Sinner,’ Dies at 89

Betty Sturm, who played a follower of Timothy Carey’s cult leader in the infamous Frank Zappa-scored The World’s Greatest Sinner, died Sunday of Alzheimer’s disease at her home in Clinton, New Jersey, her son, William Winckler, announced. She was 89. Carey wrote, directed, produced and starred as an insurance salesman who transforms himself into the […]

‘Zappa’: Film Review

Alex Winter's latest doc, 'Zappa,' digs into private vaults for a portrait of the singular musician.

‘Frank Zappa Coloring Book’ to Be Released in November

This fall, it’s time to 'Freak Out!' — and color in — with the upcoming release of 'The Frank Zappa Coloring Book,' a brand-new collection of interactive illustrations based around the life and work of one of America’s most unique musicians.

Why Frank Zappa’s Kids Opted For a Fundraiser Over a Holiday Party

After the Woolsey fire left residents devastated and firefighters battling blazes that leveled some 1,600 structures in L.A., Malibu and Ventura, Frank Zappa's kids turned their Dec. 1 holiday party into a fundraiser to help firefighters.

‘Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words’: Film Review

Director Thorsten Schuette's doc splices together archival footage of the ever-articulate rock star Frank Zappa to recount the story of his life.

Sundance: Frank Zappa Doc Nabbed by Sony Pictures Classics

'Eat That Question — Frank Zappa In His Own Words' zooms in on the iconoclastic composer-musician.

Frank Zappa Documentary to Be Directed by Alex Winter

The project, aiming for a 2017 release, has the blessing of the Zappa Family Trust.