| Feb 7, 2009
James Whitmore, the veteran Tony- and Emmy-winning actor who brought American icons Will Rogers, Harry Truman and Theodore Roosevelt to life in one-man shows, died Friday. He was 87.
Whitmore died of lung cancer at his home in Malibu, said his son,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:21 PM
SPARKS, Nev. -- Two students from separate schools committed suicide within days of each other this month -- which is National Bullying Prevention Month -- and both boys apparently had been bullied. Now, parents are asking questions not just about...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Tears flowed down the faces of some who watched a special screening of "Bully" on Saturday at Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center in Palatine — the same place where a father who was featured in the movie spoke a year ago, saying his son had taken...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Controversial and much-discussed during its theatrical release, this documentary will remain significant for as long as the title situation exists in schools.
To that end, students, parents, educators and behavioral experts comment as filmmaker Lee...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Once, like the lead character in his new movie, Brian Dannelly was a wide-eyed, ambitious high school senior itching to find adventure in the big world.
Unlike his character, Dannelly was lucky.
Dannelly's new film, "Struck By Lightning," which will...
| Nov 28, 2012
Here's the thing about directing our attention so fully and passionately toward bullying: The people most affected by it are sick of talking about it.
"Kids are at the eye-rolling stage with bullying," says Cynthia Lowen, producer and writer of the 2011...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 9:32 PM
"Bully"is a movie that will save kids' lives. I realize this sounds overwrought, but it's an assessment that's stayed with me since Saturday, when I went to an advance screening of the controversial new documentary at the True/False Film Fest......
| Mar 30, 2012
| 9:32 PM
The LA Times' sources say the edit would minimize offensive language in the profanity-laced bus scene and would debut April 13, when the movie opens in 25 markets....
| Apr 5, 2012
| 9:32 PM
"I feel completely vindicated with this resolution," says director Lee Hirsch....
| Mar 17, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Family Series presents "Zorro" at the Samueli Theater. Tickets start at $20 and showtimes are 1 and 3 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'The Final Countdown'
Students in the Orange...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:42 AM
A new movie opening March 30 covers the issue of teen bullying. Studies say more than 5 million kids will be bullied this year, making it the most common form of violence young people face.
The movie, called "Bully," shows the pain and dangers of the...