Julia Louis-Dreyfus WGA

Julia Louis-Dreyfus! Enter this week’s Facebook contest (http://xyz) for your chance to win a DVD set starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Seinfield (Season One) The New Adventures of Old Christine (Season One) Veep (Season One) Julia Louis-Dreyfus opened last week in Enough Said, a new film written & directed by Nicole Holofcener. After years of starring in…

THE SECRET LIVES OF DORKS

A dork named “Payton” (Gaelan Connell) must negotiate the high school dating scene while his widowed father (James Belushi) gets parenting advice from one-time Bears Coach Mike Ditka. But in this film (unlike most in this genre) the girls are actually smart: the cheerleader (Riley Voelkel) has a plan & the “dorkette” (Vanessa Marano) has the patience to…

SHEPARD & DARK

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright & Oscar-nominated Hollywood hunk, had a bad relationship with his own alcoholic father but found a father/brother/friend in Johnny Dark a Jersey boy with whom he has kept in touch for decades while all other relationships have crumbled. Jan found doc too elusive but Rich found it “strangely touching.” (JLH:…

WEDDING PALACE

Invites us to laugh at the travails of a Korean-American scion (Brian Tee) still haunted by an ancient family curse decades after the move to LA & also marvel at the beauty of modern Seoul by night. Humor & romance are equally broad, anchored by terrific set & costume design & cleverly crafted animated sequences plus…

Keener WGA

Catherine Keener! Enter our contest for your chance to win a DVD starring Catherine Keener! Catherine Keener opens this week in Enough Said, a new film written & directed by Nicole Holofcener. This is the 5th time Keener has appeared in a Holofcener film, so this week we turn our spotlight on the Keener/Holofcener collaboration! •…

MMI Turns 25!

Spent Sunday Sept 15 in Astoria at the wonderful Museum of the Moving Image. As new members , we’ve arrived just in time to celebrate MMI’s 25th anniversary. On 9/15/13, a members-only Brunch was followed by a special screening of Singin’ in the Rain (which really holds up!!!) and a preview of Enough Said with…