October 26, 2010
MOVIES "Four Lions" It was bound to happen sooner or later: After making sport of such topics as the drug trade and pedophilia, British director and seasoned satirist Chris Morris has finally made his way around to lampooning Islamic fundamentalism. After screening "Four Lions," his latest mockumentary, Morris will be on hand to field questions and introduce outtakes from the film. Cinefamily at the Silent Movie Theatre , 611 N. Fairfax Ave., L.A. 8 p.m. Free with RSVP.
December 9, 1998
1. "The Pie and Pastry Bible," by Rose Levy Beranbaum (Scribner, $35). Another masterwork from America's most obsessive cookbook writer. Last week: 1 Weeks on list: 5 2. "How To Cook Everything," by Mark Bittman (MacMillan, $25). A fresh approach to the cooking encyclopedia, with more than 1,500 recipes. Last week: 2 Weeks on list: 11 3. "Soup: A Way of Life," by Barbara Kafka (Artisan, $35). All soups, all the time. Last week: 4 Weeks on list: 5 4.