‘Fast & Furious’ Director Justin Lin Shoots for $7 Million Sale of Celeb-Pedigreed Loft
Taiwanese-born American filmmaker Justin Lin has listed a multilevel live-work loft atop a converted factory complex in downtown Los Angeles with an asking price of $7 million. The celebrated film director, who has helmed a handful of the blockbuster Fast & Furious films, including 2021’s F9, which grossed almost three quarters of a billion bucks in […]
Cannes: Chanel Backs Relaunch of Art House Streamer Le Cinéma Club (Exclusive)
Fashion giant Chanel is backing the June relaunch of Le Cinéma Club, a global free streaming service that focuses on art house films.
Critic’s Picks: An April To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.
A tribute to French filmmaker Claire Denis, a retrospective devoted to Bruce Dern, the annual TCM Classic Film Festival and a series of vintage noirs are among options for SoCal cinephiles this month.
#SocialGathering: Vincent Gallo’s Another Man Essay, Explained
If you love Kanye West's tweets, you'll love this open letter.
Vincent Gallo Pens Essay on Weinstein, Trump and ‘Brown Bunny’: “I Was the Donald Trump of Cannes”
In a long, rambling open letter, the actor-writer-director-producer settled scores with a number of people including Rose McGowan, Asia Argento, Mark Zuckerberg, feminists and his bête noire, the late critic Roger Ebert.
A February To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.
The studio releases are sub-par in February, but there's a rich array of classic and retrospective screenings around town, including works by David Lynch, Chantal Akerman, Douglas Sirk and more.
‘Asthma’: Karlovy Vary Review
Set on the fringes of New York City's druggy downtown demimonde, this dated and derivative indie drama marks the feature debut of writer-director Jake Hoffman, son of Dustin.
The Legend of Kaspar Hauser (La leggenda di Kaspar Hauser): Film Review
Don't ask what any of Davide Manuli's cryptic story is supposed to mean in this German youth film starring Vincent Gallo.
Loosies: Film Review
Peter Facinelli's pickpocket reconciles a life of crime with impending fatherhood.