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LA Film Fest 2013 - 'Final Day Reviews'

6/23/2013 10:02am EDT
LA Film Fest 2013
This is it folks – the final day for LA Film Fest 2013!  We’re of course going to cap off our Starpulse coverage with a final ‘Best of the Fest Wrap Up’ article Monday, but today we’re finishing off the last of our fest reviews between father and son.  And we’ve got something in every category today – from Narrative to International and The Beyond to Summer Showcase.  Our final day of review coverage is here and ready to enjoy!



Jason’s Reviews

"Winter in the Blood" – This one starts off with huge potential including an engaging Native American story, relatable ...

'Rango' Comes To Blu-ray & DVD Friday, July 15

5/22/2011 3:30pm EDT
"An animated comedy for smart moviegoers" (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times) that is "like nothing you've ever seen" (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone), the hilarious and imaginative Rango saddles up in a Blu-ray/DVD Combo pack with Digital Copy and on standard DVD on Friday, July 15, 2011 from Paramount Home Entertainment.

The incomparable Johnny Depp voices Rango, a chameleon living as an ordinary family pet who dreams of being a fearless hero and is challenged to become just that when he inadvertently becomes the sheriff of a lawless desert town called Dirt.

Directed by Gore Verbinski, the v...

'Big Love' Cast And Writers React To Its Series Finale (Video)

3/21/2011 3:37pm EDT
Big Love
Last night, HBO ended its series "Big Love" with a bang to say the least. For those of you that followed the show and haven't seen the series finale yet, (spoiler alert) the star and main character, Bill Henrickson, (played by Bill Paxton) was shot and killed by his neighbor. The word on the street is that it was a very fitting and a decent ending to the series. HBO has provided us with a behind the scenes reaction to the series conclusion.

Check out the video above and hear how the creators and writers came to the series conclusions, as well as Bill Paxton's initial reaction and thoughts...

Chloe Sevigny Is An Animal

9/5/2010 9:00am EDT
Chloe Sevigny
Chloe Sevigny went to HBO's Post Award Reception for the Emmy Awards wearing a short, leopard print dress. Sometimes a star wears the dress, but in this case the dress is wearing the star. And we don't like that Chloe matched her lipstick to her clutch.

Chloe made headlines earlier this year for blasting the latest season of her show "Big Love." She was reported as saying, "It was awful this season, as far as I'm concerned. I'm not allowed to say that!...I feel like it kind of got away from itself..."

The actress moved quickly to play down her remarks, blaming the media for blowing the si...

Jeff Bridges & Justin Timberlake Star In 'The Open Road', On DVD Nov. 17

10/25/2009 9:30am EDT
The Open Road
Four-time Academy Award Nominee Jeff Bridges and Justin Timberlake join forces in "The Open Road". A heartwarming comedy about the adult son of a baseball legend who, together with his girlfriend, embarks on a road trip with his estranged father, "The Open Road", is written and directed by Michael Meredith.

In "The Open Road", minor leaguer Carlton Garrett (Timberlake) takes an unexpected road trip to track down his estranged father, legendary baseball player Kyle Garrett (Bridges), when Carlton's mother (Mary Steenburgen) becomes sick. Knowing his charming yet painfully immature dad's ...

Top 10 TV Bad Guys

12/27/2007 10:06am EST
Prison Break
They're sneaky and snarky. They scheme and slay. TV is full of bad guys (and girls), from those who make being bad look like fun to those who make us clutch the pillow to our chests.

It takes some excellent writing and an excellent performance to make a bad guy who is a worthy opponent but also one that the fans don't want to see defeated. It's no easy job, but these guys and girls met the task:

1.) Angelus (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) - Buffy was full of bad guys and villains - vampire duo Spike and Drusilla, rogue slayer Faith, Angel's sire Darla and a new Big Bad every season li...

Best TV Shows You Aren't Watching, Part 4

10/22/2007 11:48am EDT
Big Love
Don't let the patriarchal overtones of HBO's polygamist drama fool you. It's the women who rule the roost in Big Love. Sure, Bill Henrickson (Bill Paxton) has three wives, but he only appears to be in charge of his family and life.

Whether it's his compound past forcing him to deal with his crazy family and cult leader Roman (a fantastic Harry Dean Stanton) or the wives banding together and withholding sex, Bill's always got his hands full, juggling business, family and plenty of lies. The show walks a tightrope and is tenser and more tightly written than most action programs because ...

David Lynch Expands His 'Inland Empire' August 14

8/9/2007 2:29pm EDT
David Lynch
David Lynch's acclaimed film Inland Empire will make its DVD debut this summer with Rhino Entertainment. Overseen personally by Lynch, the DVD will feature the director's mind-bending cinematic journey generously embellished with a number of extras including a massive collection of additional scenes entitled "More Things That Happened." Other bonus materials include a making-of featurette, interviews with Lynch and the film's star Laura Dern, a photo gallery and theatrical trailers, plus footage of Lynch at home cooking quinoa -- an edible seed similar in texture to couscous.

Filming e...

Celebrity Birthdays, July 14

7/14/2007 3:00am EDT
Matthew Fox
Happy Birthday to WWE star Bubba Ray Dudley (1971), "Lost" doc Matthew Fox (1966), actor Jackie Earle Haley (1961), prolific character Harry Dean Stanton (1926), actor Dale Robertson (1923), film director Ingmar Bergman (1918), 38th President of the United States Gerald Ford (1913), folk legend Woody Guthrie (1912; d. 1967), and painter/graphic artist Gustav Klimt (1962; d. 1918).

HBO Presents The Season Two Premiere Of Big Love, Monday Nights At 9 p.m. Beginning June 11

6/9/2007 3:00pm EDT
Big Love
HBO presents 12 new episodes of the hit drama series, Big Love, continuing the story of Bill Henrickson (Bill Paxton), a polygamist who lives in suburban Salt Lake City with his three wives and seven children. Facing exposure after the Mother of the Year fiasco that ended Season One, Bill Henrickson opens Season Two on a mission to learn who tipped off the authorities, and how the scandal might affect his business.

The show also stars Jeanne Tripplehorn, Chloe Sevigny, Ginnifer Goodwin, Harry Dean Stanton, Bruce Dern, Melora Walters and Daveigh Chase.

For a special look at how the...

Luke Wilson Says Lance Armstrong Thinks He's Cruel To The Elderly

6/6/2007 6:30pm EDT
Luke Wilson
Luke Wilson was left embarrassed when Lance Armstrong visited the set of his directorial debut The Wendell Baker Story - because the cycling champion first saw him shouting at elderly actors Harry Dean Stanton and Seymour Cassell.

Wilson co-directed The Wendell Baker Story with his brother Andrew and was angry with cult actors Stanton and Cassell for not knowing their lines.

But the 35-year-old was unaware Armstrong was on set when he lost his temper. He recalls, "I just thought they hadn't done their homework. I was talking to them the way I talk to a friend, and you forget tha...

Celebrity Birthdays, July 14

7/14/2006 3:00am EDT
Matthew Fox
Happy Birthday to WWE star Bubba Ray Dudley (1971), "Lost" doc Matthew Fox (1966), actor Jackie Earle Haley (1961), prolific character actor Harry Dean Stanton (1926), actor Dale Robertson (1923), film director Ingmar Bergman (1918), 38th President of the United States Gerald Ford (1913), folk legend Woody Guthrie (1912; d. 1967), and painter/graphic artist Gustav Klimt (1962; d. 1918).