Monday, September 23

Director Arau to take ‘Walk’ with Bruins

Director Arau to take ‘Walk’ with Bruins Award-winning filmmaker speaks at Melnitz tonight By Brandon Wilson Daily Bruin Contributor Director Alfonso Arau, whose classic "Like Water For Chocolate" won him worldwide fame and 10 Ariel Awards (Mexico’s version of Oscars), will be bringing his hit from last year "A Walk In The Clouds" to UCLA’s Melnitz Hall tonight. Read more...


There’s nuttin’ stoppin’ Weapon of Choice creates nutty new style

There’s nuttin’ stoppin’ Weapon of Choice creates nutty new style Los Angeles-based band blends range of musical ingredients; manufactures unique, creative sound By John Sabatini Daily Bruin Contributor Just when it seemed that the music industry had exhausted its supply of innovative new bands, Los Angeles-based Weapon of Choice arrived on the scene to provide some spark. Read more...



‘Black Sheep’ a shear bet for loads of laughs

‘Black Sheep’ a shear bet for loads of laughs Comedian Spade wishes you to just ‘be a lamb’ and flock to see his latest flick By Sona Stepanian Daily Bruin Contributor "Black Sheep" is not "Tommy Boy Part 2." At least according to actors Chris Farley and David Spade, who starred in the comedy "Tommy Boy," and reunite in "Black Sheep." Spade, who started his career with Farley on "Saturday Night Live," understands why people may see "Black Sheep" as a sequel to "Tommy Boy." Both films feature Farley as an unlucky victim, and are full of his physical comedy coupled with Spade’s sarcastic humor. Read more...


The day the music died

The day the music died Less than a month ago, the San Diego Symphony met its death - could the L.A. Philharmonic be next? By Elizabeth Bull Daily Bruin Contributor Daniel Rothmuller still can’t believe what happened in San Diego three weeks ago. Read more...


Miller sees through ‘Angela’

Miller sees through ‘Angela’ Award-winning feature film debut focuses on child’s imagination, spirituality By Dina Gachman Daily Bruin Contributor Rebecca Miller sought more than just talented actors when casting her new film "Angela." She needed imagination and spirituality – unusual requirements coming from a director. Read more...