Larry Mantle with critics Peter Rainer of New York Magazine and Andy Klein of New Times L.A. discuss this week's new film releases, including Possession, Merci Pour le Chocolat, 24 Hour Party people, All About Lilly Chou-Chou, and The Last Kiss (L'Ultimo Bacio). Larry and Andy also discuss the special screenings of Mel Brooks' The Producers and Billy Wilder's Kiss Me Stupid at the Nuart.
Could Gawker's lawsuit have a "chilling effect" on tabloid news? One of the major sources of funding for CA's high speed rail project was revenue from cap and trade auctions of carbon credits, but last week's auction was a bust; then, a state bill would free passersby of liability if they break someone's car window to rescue a hot dog inside - will owners avoid bringing dogs for fear of overzealous animal lovers breaking into their cars to free a dog that's just fine? And a closer look at why it's taken so long to cleanup Exide.
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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