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Michael Moore to Honor Lily Tomlin With Lifetime Award at Traverse City Fest

Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival is set to honor Lily Tomlin with a lifetime achievement award.

Critic’s Picks: A June To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

Queer classics, Indian cinema masters, the Coen brothers and favorites of former New Yorker critic Pauline Kael are among highlights from the Los Angeles retrospective and revival scene this month.

George Litto, Former Talent Agent and Producer of Brian De Palma Films, Dies at 88

George Litto, a former talent agent who represented the likes of Robert Altman, Dalton Trumbo and Waldo Salt before producing the Brian De Palma films 'Obsession,' 'Dressed to Kill' and 'Blow Out,' has died. He was 88.

Critic’s Picks: A January To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

SoCal cinephiles can kick off the year in style with retrospectives devoted to Jean-Luc Godard and Nicolas Roeg, as well as a series of films made by female directors in the 1970s and much more.

Critic’s Picks: A November To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

SoCal cinephiles this month can choose among restored classics at AFI Fest, movies from contemporary Chinese master Jia Zhangke, iconic Jean Harlow films and more.

Sue Barton, Former Publicist and Marketing Exec at Columbia Pictures, Dies at 79

The Montana native also worked for director Robert Altman and appeared in 'Nashville.'

Critic’s Picks: A November To-Do List for Film Buffs in Los Angeles

L.A. cinephiles can choose among screenings of favorites from Frederick Wiseman and Eric Rohmer, a retrospective devoted to Robert Altman, a series of classic war movies and more this month.

Critic’s Picks: A September To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

L.A. cinephiles with fall festival envy have a plethora of options this month, including a French prison break classic, several Stephen King adaptations and a trio of African-American musicals.

Janet Wright, Actress in ‘McCabe and Mrs. Miller’ and ‘Corner Gas,’ Dies at 71

The popular Canadian stage and screen star also appeared on such classic TV series as 'The Beachcombers' and 'King of Kensington.'

Remembering Kathryn Altman: “She Was Fundamental to Robert Altman’s Success” (Guest Column)

The wife of the late director, she ws the great facilitor of his movie family, a welcome presence on his sets who smoothed any ruffled feathers and made sure everyone felt welcome.

An April To-Do List for Film Buffs in Los Angeles

Los Angeles moviegoers suffering from 'Batman v. Superman' fatigue have a plethora of alternative options this month, including screenings of films by Godard, Dreyer, Farhadi, Akerman and more.

A February To-Do List for Film Buffs in Los Angeles

The "dump months" are upon us, but Los Angeles cinephiles can take refuge at any of the following classic, cult or rare screenings.