Saturday, November 17

Retrospective honors ‘Hollywood Ten’ member

Retrospective honors ‘Hollywood Ten’ member Melnitz series displays films directed by controversial figure, Edward Dmytryk By Lael Loewenstein Daily Bruin Staff Few directors have crossed as many boundaries in their work and in their politics as Edward Dmytryk. Read more...





Fishbone, Primus highlight Rock For Choice Benefit

Fishbone, Primus highlight Rock For Choice Benefit Security at the Palladium tightens in light of abortion clinic shootings By Gaby Mora Daily Bruin Staff The biggest joke of the night, as music fans filed into the Hollywood Palladium Saturday with tickets that read "Roe v. Read more...


Seventy Year ItchSeventy years in the making, the new PBS 10-part series ‘American Cinema’ examines

Seventy Year ItchSeventy years in the making, the new PBS 10-part series ‘American Cinema’ examines the influence and history of Hollywood’s film industry and the film movements that have shaped American culture By Barbara Hernandez Daily Bruin Staff When people see movies today, they have no idea about the 70-plus years of creation involved ­ the big budget escapism of the Depression, the romantic comedies of the ’40s, the false America of the ’50s and the sense of disillusion of the ’60s and ’70s. Read more...