March 26, 2010
'How to Train Your Dragon' MPAA rating: PG for sequences of action and some scary images and brief mild language Running time: 1 hour, 37 minutes Playing: In general release
August 15, 2012
'The Odd Life of Timothy Green' MPAA rating: PG for mild thematic elements and brief language Running time: 1 hour, 44 minutes Playing: In general release
November 20, 2009
'Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans' MPAA rating: R for drug use and language throughout, some violence and sexuality Running time: 2 hours, 1 minute Playing: In general release
June 11, 2010
'Harlan — In the Shadow of Jew Suss' No MPAA rating Running time: 1 hour, 39 minutes Playing: Laemmle's Sunset 5, West Hollywood and Town Center 5, Encino
July 25, 2012
'Ruby Sparks' MPAA rating: R for language including some sexual references, and for some drug use Running time: 1 hour, 44 minutes Playing: At ArcLight Hollywood, Landmark Theatre, West Los Angeles, Century City AMC
June 24, 2011
'Page One: Inside the New York Times' MPAA rating: R, for language including some sexual references Running time: 1 hour, 31 minutes Playing: At Landmark, West Los Angeles; Playhouse 7, Pasadena; Town Center 5, Encino; Westpark 8, Irvine
November 25, 2009
'Me and Orson Welles' MPAA rating: PG-13 for sexual references and smoking Running time: 1 hour, 53 minutes Playing: In limited release at the Landmark, West L.A., and the Grove Stadium 14, L.A.
January 15, 2010
'Killing Kasztner: The Jew Who Dealt With Nazis' MPAA rating: Unrated Running time: 1 hour, 56 minutes Playing: At Laemmle's Music Hall, Beverly Hills
November 13, 2012 |
The only way to kill a vampire in Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" universe is to rip its head off -- not a very family-friendly method for the legion of young fans clamoring to see the final chapter of "The Twilight Saga. " So, it was with great apprehension that director Bill Condon showed the Motion Picture Assn. of America an early cut of the franchise's fifth and last installment some six months before the film was ready for release. It was a must-do for the filmmaker, who shot both parts of the final novel, "Breaking Dawn," in one long six-month shoot.
May 10, 2011 |
A bit of the old Jack Valenti pizazz is back at Hollywood's outpost in the nation's capital, thanks to a new silver-haired frontman. More than six years after the legendary lobbyist stepped down, the Motion Picture Assn. of America is reviving his tried-and-true methods of tapping entertainment industry glitz to help the major movie studios make their case to Washington's power brokers. The strategy was on display the night before the recent White House Correspondents Assn.