February 10, 2012
'Safe House' MPAA rating: R, for strong violence throughout and some language Running time: 1 hour, 55 minutes Playing: In general release
June 28, 2012 |
“Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows" and “Safe House” stayed on top of the DVD and Blu-ray sales and rental charts, respectively, in the U.S. and Canada last week. Among new movies, “Project X” emerged the best-seller and “Wanderlust” the best renter. Other new movies that launched last week were “Big Miracle” which debuted at No. 4 on the sales chart and “Seeking Justice” at No.5. The action thriller “Safe House,” starring Denzel Washington, stayed at No. 1 on the rental chart for the third week in a row. However, on the disc sales chart, it dropped three places from the prior week to No.6.
July 27, 2009 |
No paint on the walls. No carpets on the floors. No TV in the living room. Or the bedroom. Or the kitchen. No TV anywhere in the house. Kathy Hemenway's home in Snowflake, Ariz., is a refuge from the gases, chemicals and electromagnetic fields that are nearly ubiquitous in our 21st century world. Her chemical sensitivities began when she was just a kid. "I couldn't figure out why people liked perfume," she says. "It gave me a headache. And fabric stores gave me a sore throat."
January 23, 1999 |
Hallmark Hall of Fame meets 007 in "Safe House," a wonderfully unconventional film in which a man's paranoia may or may not be caused by the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Patrick Stewart stars in this Showtime presentation, which debuts Sunday (opposite the Golden Globes), as a retired military man who holes up in a surveillance-protected, munitions-stockpiled fortress of a home in the Hollywood Hills.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 20, 1990
Deputies culminating a weeklong investigation Friday raided a home in South Los Angeles and seized a cache of weapons, authorities said. Arrested was Jackie Howard, 35, who investigators allege operated a "safe house" for gang members and their firearms. Sheriff's deputies and agents from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms seized 32 firearms, including three AK-47 assault rifles, shotguns and a carbine rifle, Deputy Van Mosley said .
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 6, 1996
A pilot program that encourages residents and business owners to watch children on their way to and from school will be implemented citywide, Los Angeles police and school officials announced Thursday. The Safe House program, formerly called Kid Watch, was given approval after a trial run near the Coliseum received positive reviews. "I think it is a great idea. It should really help bring the police, school and community together."