L.A. Confidential

  • Film

    January 17, 2013

    Gangster Squad

    retelling the stories of better movies.

  • Film

    January 3, 2013

    L.A.'s Finest

    Gangster Squad's cop-turned-screenwriter faces the thin blue line edit.

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2012

    Coachella 4/20: People Were Smoking Weed

    Friday was 4/20. It was also Coachella. And so, the percentage of festival-goers who were stoned rose from a paltry 75 percent to a full 98 percent. (These estimates come courtesy of our editor, LA Weekly's Ben Westhoff, who did a small survey with a margin of error of plus or minus 45 percent.) Be ... More >>

  • Film

    October 22, 2009

    One Vampire Movie That Really Sucks

    Cirque du Freak tries to get in on the trend. Fails.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    The Five Worst Christmas Parties In The Movies

    If you're currently employed and haven't already attended your annual office Christmas party then you're probably dreading the imminent annual display of drunkenness and awkward groping that offers even the most unassuming of us the chance for instant workplace notoriety. The only consolation we can ... More >>