Arts & Entertainment
The popularity of stop-motion is also a reaction to the perfection of CG, which tends to produce geometrical precision. But stop-motion, like drawn animation, relies more on the artists’ instincts and less on math.
If you’re not going to the Coliseum Saturday to watch the Rams play an exhibition game against the Cowboys, the next best thing – to celebrate the team’s return and their place in LA history – would be to raise a glass and watch the game at Tom Bergin’s.
Here in SoCal the options of outdoor live music are plentiful. We continue our series on outdoor concerts throughout town with Levitt Pavilion in Pasadena.
This weekend watermelon, avocado, Shakespeare and Bollywood are all having a special moment somewhere in SoCal. Hop on the weekend train, and enjoy!
The new Korean film "Operation Chromite" tells of a secret Korean War mission. It features some of Korea's biggest movie stars alongside Neeson as General Douglas MacArthur.
Acclaimed graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang - who just won a Genius Grant - tells us how he drew from the earliest Superman stories to create a Superman with a chip on his shoulder.
Politicians, business people and conservationists have been talking about the drought. Now artists are responding to it, too.
The U.N. chief was feted at a lunch hosted by legendary television trailblazer Norman Lear and at a celebrity dinner for about 200 VIPs hosted by powerhouse producer-director Brett Ratner.
Two of the summer's biggest films may end up underperforming at the box office for different reasons, but the bottom line is troubling for the studios.
Playing a popular character on a hit show is an actor’s dream, but it can also open the door for some strange interactions out in the real world.
The British band has released “Olympic Village, 6 am.” Let the jokes about international hook-ups begin.
While writing 'Southland," Cheo Hodari Coker learned he couldn't "paint cops with one brush."
Plaza plays on the rec-league team started by fellow actress and comedian, Maria Blasucci. And because of the team's Hollywood connection, it's spawned a podcast and a documentary.
Writer, producer and M.D., Neal Baer ran "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" from 2000-2011. He reflects on how relied on consultants for accuracy and why TV creators have a responsibility to the public.
From magic panties to the early invention of YouTube, Off-Ramp film critic Tim Cogshell continues his DIY film festival series with a list of movies that feature some pretty great continuity errors.
Princeton philosopher Alexander Nehamas has an interesting theory about friendship, and how social media has complicated this idea.