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    Tuesday's TV highlights: 'Great News' on NBC

    SERIES Great News The comedy’s first season ends with two new episodes. First, Carol’s (Andrea Martin) internship is on the line as she faces an exam, then Chuck (John Michael Higgins) falls for Greg’s (Adam Campbell) rich grandmother (guest star Christina Pickles). 8 and 8:30 p.m. NBC The Flash...

  • Jeffrey Kahane leaves L.A. Chamber Orchestra as master musician and mensch

    Jeffrey Kahane leaves L.A. Chamber Orchestra as master musician and mensch

    When it became time for the speeches after intermission Sunday night at Royce Hall, no one needed to be told how splendid a musician Jeffrey Kahane is. This was his last concert as music director of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. He had just led Mozart’s last piano concerto, No. 27, from the keyboard...

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  • Movie events and revivals: May 21-27

    Movie events and revivals: May 21-27

    Stop Making Sense (1984) was director Jonathan Demme’s first foray into documentary concert films. Shot during a three-night engagement at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre, the film captured the avant-garde band Talking Heads at the peak of its fame and success and is widely considered one of the...

  • 5 picks: Mark the calendar for Björk VR, Yuja and Fornés

    5 picks: Mark the calendar for Björk VR, Yuja and Fornés

    What’s on the radar of Times critics, writers and contributors? Here are five things that caught our curiosity: 1. Björk, the VR experience Björk, the singer and composer, has sold out her May 30 debut at Walt Disney Concert Hall. But Björk, the artist, still has timed tickets available for “Björk...

  • Movie openings: May 25-26

    Movie openings: May 25-26

    “Baywatch” and “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” square off at the box office. The Grateful Dead doc ”Long Strange Trip” and Brad Pitt in Netflix’s “War Machine” highlight limited releases. May 25 Baywatch Dwayne Johnson steps into the formidable flipflops of David Hasselhoff...

  • Indie Focus: Around the world with Cannes, 'Alien: Covenant' and 'Everything, Everything'

    Indie Focus: Around the world with Cannes, 'Alien: Covenant' and 'Everything, Everything'

    Hello! I’m Mark Olsen, and welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. The annual international movie bacchanal of the Cannes Film Festival is well underway, and The Times’ Kenneth Turan, Justin Chang and Steven Zeitchik are all on the ground in France....

  • Cannes 2017: A new film slyly critiques Russia (just don’t tell the director)

    Cannes 2017: A new film slyly critiques Russia (just don’t tell the director)

    “Loveless,” a new film about the failed institutions in and of the Russian state, couldn’t be more timely. And since it comes from Andrey Zvyagintsev — whose 2014 drama “Leviathan” was a subtle but blistering indictment of his country’s government — you could be forgiven for reading its many symbols...

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