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September 13, 2009 | 5:45 pm
September 11, 2009 | 6:16 pm
The L.A. Times is reporting that Larry Gelbart, the iconic comedy writer responsible for the TV series “MASH,” co-writing the book “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” and the movie “Tootsie,” died this morning at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 81.
Gelbart was... read on
September 10, 2009 | 9:12 pm
Don’t bother to see the movie Natalie Portman is promoting here. “Goya’s Ghosts” was god-awful, and the pretty Ms. Portman in poor form as a balding, raving lunatic throughout the film. Although, you can’t entirely blame her. For the unconscionable crime of refusing to eat pork, her... read on
September 9, 2009 | 4:39 pm
September 9, 2009 | 3:33 pm
Army Archerd, a longtime columnist for Variety who wrote glowingly of Hollywood, died yesterday at 87. The many obituaries pouring out indicate he was a beloved figure in the entertainment industry, widely respected for his 50-year tenure in a business where longevity is rare.... read on
September 4, 2009 | 6:23 pm
By now, 63 artists from the international film community have signed on to a protest of the Toronto International Film Festival’s Tel Aviv sidebar, “City to City” which spotlights films from Tel Aviv. The protest began when Toronto veteran/filmmaker John Greyson withdrew his short... read on
September 3, 2009 | 8:13 pm
The Toronto International Film Festival may not be a friendly place for the Israeli filmmakers invited to screen their films there next week. What began as one filmmaker withdrawing his work in protest of the festival’s spotlight on Tel Aviv, is fast becoming a full-fledged boycott.... read on
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