Monthly Archives: April 2011

MagicLA Realism

Steve Martin’s “L.A. Story” is a sweet romantic comedy, layered with frequent Bardic references and allusions. That magic should manifest itself in weather seems natural in a city with precious little climatic variation. Positives aside, his love interest Sara never … Continue reading

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los angeles is what’s happening

Thank you, Jurassic 5 for the title, and whoever it was you sampled in “Contact.” Since it appears that J and I will be moving to Los Angeles in a few months, I thought that one way to wrap my … Continue reading

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Its reputation certainly preceding it, J and I watched “Heavy Metal” last night. Now, both of us enjoyed the loving “South Park” tribute to this film… …and came into it expecting it to be campy, and it was, but it … Continue reading

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