February 24, 2014 |
Brian Grazer, the prolific film and television producer, has sold his Malibu Colony beach house for $17.375 million, making it the second most expensive sale to post so far this year in the local Multiple Listing Service. Designed for entertaining and built in 1995, the renovated Mediterranean-style home features a deck off the living room and breakfast room. The three-story house has 6,067 square feet of living space, including an art studio, a media room, an office, a gym, five bedrooms and eight bathrooms.
January 30, 2014 |
Charles Manson has been behind bars since 1969, but he's still a hero to budding sociopath Chloe. When the prep-school dropout declares early in the film that her master plan is to become famous, it's clear she's trouble: In the movies, only bad people pursue fame. In her thick eyeliner and all-black outfits, Chloe (Gia Mantegna) could be just another cyber-bullying mean girl. Her greatest asset as a destroyer is her ability to hide in plain sight. But she's also model-gorgeous, which is how she gets two dopes to mistake her manipulations for fun. Nick (Devon Werkheiser)
January 8, 2014 |
Vintage Malibu , a curated boutique offering jewelry, watches and handbags from high-end designers, has opened at Malibu Country Mart. The boutique offers labels such as Chanel, Patek Philippe, Bulgari and Audemars Piguet. Customers can buy, sell, consign or trade items at the shop, which was designed by the Somogyi Group . It's at 3835 Cross Creek Road, Suite 38, in Malibu, (310) 456-7100, and is open during regular mall hours. In February, Malibu Country Mart expects to welcome swimwear retailer Letarte , which is scheduled to open on the 15th in Suite 7. Among its offerings, the store will carry swimwear, cover-ups, sportswear, children's beachwear, and a line of home accessories.
January 4, 2014 |
Leonardo DiCaprio has sold his beach house compound in Malibu for $17.35 million. The leading man had leased out the oceanfront Cape Cod-inspired property in the summer of 2012 at $150,000 a month. Then about a year ago he put it up for sale at $23 million. The compound contains three recently remodeled homes on less than half an acre. There are a total of seven bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms in an undisclosed number of square feet. Outdoor features include a beach-facing deck with a transparent guardrail, a spa, a fire pit, gardens and lawn.
December 30, 2013 |
Leonardo DiCaprio has sold his beach house compound in Malibu for $17.35 million. The leading man had leased out the oceanfront Cape Cod-inspired property in 2012 at $150,000 a month for the summer. Then about a year ago he put it up for sale at $23 million. The compound contains three recently remodeled homes on less than half an acre. There are a total of seven bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms in an undisclosed number of square feet. Outdoor features include a beach-facing deck with a transparent guardrail, a spa, fire pit, gardens and lawn.
December 27, 2013 |
If you're putting together a movie as finely tuned as Spike Jonze's "Her," it helps to have talented people working in perfect sync. You also could use a big weekend retreat in Malibu. Our ongoing "Five Days of 'Her'" series has been looking at the highly specific and counterintuitive ways the futuristic film was put together. (You can also read Installments 1 , 2 and 3. ) Today, assistant director and longtime Jonze collaborator Thomas Patrick Smith. We've talked to a number of people on this movie about their vision but we haven't delved into how they came together in the first place.