Make sure you watch the long — REALLY long — version of ‘Margaret’

The scenes missing from the version of Margaret that’s available on Blu-Ray and streaming are more like amputations than mere cuts. Even if renting or buying an actual physical DVD strikes you as clunky and outdated, make an exception for Margaret — the movie lover in you will be glad you did. Read more [...]

L.A. Repertory Cinema Pick: ‘French Film Fridays’ at LACMA

Every Friday night in July: This series of French films at the L.A. County Museum of Art offers a heady lineup of classics, along with a couple of lesser-known titles from the years of Nazi Occupation that sound fascinating. Each of these double features is so rich that it may be the cinephile's equivalent of gluttony, but don't let that stop you from going. For more info, visit the L.A. Repertory Cinema Picks page. Read more [...]