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  • 'Lost:' Nestor Carbonell talks about the ageless wonder he plays

     
    Oh, Ricardo, you were so worth the wait. “Lost” fans around the world would have rejoiced to learn, finally, who the ageless wonder Richard Alpert really is, but we got so much more: a poignant character study packed with answers......
  • 'Lost' Wednesdays: 'I understand. He can be very ... convincing.'

     
    While nearly everybody liked last night's "Lost," "Ab Aeterno," it's perhaps worth pointing out that not everyone was as crazy-nuts for it as I was. In fact, let's turn things over to Jace Lacob of Televisionary (who also writes for......
  • Thursday TV Highlights: The study group gets a new member on 'Community'

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan 10 - 16, in PDF format This week's TV Movies BUDDY: After winter break, the study group gets a new addition (Jack Black) on a new episode of the......
  • 'New Moon' director says film was inspired by ... David Lean and Akira Kurosawa?

     
    "TWILIGHT: NEW MOON" COUNTDOWN In May, Hero Complex contributor Gina McIntyre traveled north to Vancouver to visit the set of "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" and talk to the creative minds behind one of the most anticipated films of 2009.......
  • Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Role Models' debuts on Cinemax

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 4 - 10 in PDF format This week's TV Movies EVEN THE LOSERS: Paul Rudd, left, and Sean William Scott take a stab at being 'Role Models' in this......
  • Gold Derby nuggets: 'The Road' rises up; expanded best pic race: pros & cons; Vulture feasts on 'Avatar' trailer

     
    • Hitting the web this week is the new trailer for "The Road." Though the post-apocalyptic parable saw its Oscar hopes take a detour following a pan by Variety, a shot at a top 10 slot now seems firmly back on track. Ryan Adams deftly sums up his...
  • Anthony Minghella, director with an old soul

    Anthony Minghella, director with an old soul
    When attempting to take in the rather shocking news of the death of British-born director, writer and producer Anthony Minghella at age 54, it's tough not to feel in part the passing of a unique creative force that connected audiences to another era. ....
  • 'Try to Tell the Story: A Memoir' by David Thomson

    'Try to Tell the Story: A Memoir' by David Thomson
    Try to Tell the Story A Memoir David Thomson Alfred A. Knopf: 214 pp., $23.95 "One thing about that lad," David Thomson's grandmother once announced, "you can always take him to see a picture. Then he's happy for a couple of hours." The young Thomson,...
  • 'Blithe Spirit' at Hermosa Beach Playhouse

    'Blithe Spirit' at Hermosa Beach Playhouse
    The enduring popularity of "Blithe Spirit" owes as much to its archly whimsical premise as to the adept way that author Noël Coward dispatches his bon mots. Both are on display in the well-appointed Hermosa Beach Playhouse revival of this indestructible...
  • 'Before the Devil Knows You're Dead'

    'Before the Devil Knows You're Dead'
    Before the Devil Knows You're Dead ThinkFilm, $27.98 Kelly Masterson's screenplay for "Before the Devil Knows You're Dead" elevates the hackneyed "crime story with a jumbled timeline" gimmick by using a fractured narrative to show how people want to...
  • American Cinematheque salutes David Lean

    American Cinematheque salutes David Lean
    Oscar-winning director David Lean was so obsessed with making movies that, lying on his deathbed 17 years ago, he was still determined to film "Nostromo," an epic drama based on the novel by Joseph Conrad. "The day before he died I visited him,"...