Guest host John Rabe together with critics Andy Klein and Jean Oppenheimer of New Times L.A. and animation critic Charles Solomon of the Los Angeles Times discuss the week's latest film and video releases. This week's selections include: American Pie 2, Osmosis Jones, The Deep End, The Adventures of Felix, The Others, Bread and Tulips, The Wide Blue Road, Session 9, and An American Rhapsody.
What comes next for President Obama's immigration plan; analysts debate the utility of the #NoBillNoBreak sit-in; Plus, it seems for every major gun violence tragedy, a new gun control group is formed, making that side's fight against a seemingly monolithic-NRA all the more challenging - we'll hear from several gun control groups about why they resist consolidating.
L.A. City Attorney Mike Feuer is going after four landlords for illegally renting their apartment units as short-term rentals - a look at both sides. Then Paso Robles' Justin Winery is in trouble after cutting down hundreds of old oak trees on its property to make room for more vineyards - can they rehab their rep? Plus, 60 percent of kids between the ages of 3 and 8 have had imaginary friends - two psychologists explain the latest research behind the phenomenon
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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