Wednesday, July 17

Passion runs rampant in ’27 Wagons’

Passion runs rampant in ’27 Wagons’ Production mixes classic blues with Williams’ dark look at Southern life By Jennifer Richmond Daily Bruin Staff Tennessee Williams has a definite affinity for the South. Read more...


Nolte offers insight on presidential role

Nolte offers insight on presidential role Merchant-Ivory’s ‘Jefferson’ reveals more than history By Philip Hong Dressed in a trench coat and corduroy bell bottoms, Nick Nolte looks as if he is reprising his role as the philosophical vagrant from Down and Out in Beverly Hills. Read more...


The world’s greatest lover

The world’s greatest lover Johnny Depp plays his latest eccentric character, the legendary Don Juan, opposite non-waif Marlon Brando. He talks about his film career, acting style and performing with the ‘brilliant child.’ By Michael Horowitz Daily Bruin Senior Staff You know you’re big time when your stipulation to do a film is that you get to be opposite Marlon Brando. Read more...


Exploiting sexuality for the greater good

Exploiting sexuality for the greater good What’s that Noise? Michael Tatum Let’s get one thing straight: I love Bob Mould ­ love him. As the frontman for Hüsker Dü and Sugar, he’s time and again proved himself to be a mercurial songwriter, a moving singer and, above all, a master of guitar anarchy. Read more...



Exhibit explores effects of Southeast Asian landmines

Exhibit explores effects of Southeast Asian landmines Artist works to prohibit production of landmines, educate Americans on war By Barbara Hernandez Daily Bruin Staff Every month hundreds of people are killed or injured by landmines strewn across Southeast Asia. Read more...


Kill a prez,

Kill a prez, win a prize! Sondheim’s unusual musical comedy ‘Assassins’ misses mark too many times By Jennifer Richmond Daily Bruin Staff Steven Sondheim has a way of making the most insane people seem sane. Read more...