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Up, Out, Over

Oscar-nominated ‘Last Days of Vietnam’ airs on the day the war ended 40 years ago

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 04/30/2015
Harvesting Peace

Multi-layered ‘Tangerines’ offers a nuanced portrait of war in the field

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 04/23/2015
Dogs Rule

‘White God,’ a cross between ‘Lassie’ and ‘Spartacus,’ tackles the rising tide of racism in Europe

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 04/09/2015
A Stop on the Way

The Huntington formally opens the $68-million Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center Saturday

Categories: Prime Picks Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 04/02/2015
Having a Royal Ball

Disney’s live-action ‘Cinderella’ runs a little long but more than delivers on costumes, set designs and storyline

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 03/13/2015
'Gett' a New Life

Film sheds light on the difficulty Jewish women face in obtaining divorces

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 02/26/2015
Short Bursts

Collection of brief Oscar-nominated foreign films to screen at Laemmle Playhouse 7

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 02/12/2015
Hearts of the Community

Area hospitals offer the latest medical advances and outreach services to keep area residents healthy and happy

Categories: Well Being Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 01/22/2015
Just Right Care

When the problem is too big for a doctor visit and too small for the emergency room, check out one of Pasadena’s excellent urgent care facilities

Categories: Well Being Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 01/22/2015
Winnie and Willie

Brooke Adams and Tony Shalhoub bring a unique dynamic to Beckett’s ‘Happy Days’

Categories: Arts Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 10/10/2014
Homegrown Fun

Pasadena plays a major role in ‘Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day’

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 10/10/2014
Adventures in Motion

’Kiss Me Kate,’ Cirque Zuma Zuma and the Autumn Grand Ball fill out Pasadena’s fall dance lineup

Categories: Fall Arts Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 09/04/2014
'Happy Days' and Revolution

Wayne Brady, Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams headline the local theater season’s top shows

Categories: Fall Arts Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 09/04/2014
Knowledge is Dangerous

‘The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz’ opens Friday at Laemmle 

Categories: Film Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 06/25/2014
Hero Worship

French Stewart pays tribute to silent film star Buster Keaton in ‘Stoneface,’ written by Stewart’s wife, Vanessa

Categories: Prime Picks Author: Jana J. Monji Date: 05/28/2014