L.A.’s repertory movie theaters hit the big time — the pages of ‘Cahiers du Cinéma’

In its Feb. 2013 issue, the prestigious French magazine Cahiers du Cinéma devotes no less than 4 pages to Los Angeles' arthouse theaters under the seemingly provocative title, “Is there such a thing as arthouse in Los Angeles?” But don't let the title scare you: the study is an interesting analysis of arthouse cinemas in the City of Angels. Read more [...]

‘Breezy’ (1973): Clint Eastwood’s little-known romance

Almost nothing about Clint Eastwood's little-known Breezy is typical of his work — it’s a low-key drama about the romance between 19-year-old free spirit Breezy (Kay Lenz) and crusty middle-aged real estate agent Frank Harmon (William Holden). But Breezy turns out to be interesting for reasons beyond what an anomaly it represents in Eastwood’s career. Read more [...]