Thursday Feb 13
New Times SLO
The Dude abides: Jeff Bridges & The Abiders play Fremont Theater
As much as I enjoyed seeing Jeff Bridges & The Abiders in the cozy environs of SLO Brew, I'm looking forward to his show at the Fremont Theater on Friday, Feb. 21 .
Weekly Top Five: the film maudit
On Thursday, January 16 at 9 PM, the Logan screens Michael Cimino's infamous Heaven's Gate , an epic western that, until recently, was largely thought to be among the worst films ever made.
T-Bone Burnett Talks Inside Llewyn Davis, Collaborating with the Coen ...
Now playing in theaters is one of the best films of the year, Joel and Ethan Coen 's Inside Llewyn Davis .
Is it possible to redeem Heaven's Gate ? I hope so. Certainly, the great critic Philip French, who has recently retired, made it his mission to get everyone to see what a fine film it was and it looks like his efforts might have finally paid off - although I note his successor, Mark Kermode, is not likely to carry on good work.
Lamar Daily News
Talking Pictures: "The Deer Hunter" resonates as unique Vietnam War epic
Michael Cimino. This controversial director would go on to partly cause the end of the "New Hollywood" era with his over-budgeted financial bomb "Heaven's Gate," which led to the crash of United Artists.