Last week’s list of favorite movie adaptations got me thinking about a closely related subject – movies that I had no idea were based on books. 579 more words
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Film Independent at LACMA closed out its season Thursday with a Live Read of “The Graduate.” Director Jason Reitman led the event.
Before the Live Read began, Reitman made an announcement that someone very special was in the packed 600-seat Bing Theatre. 288 more words
Yeah, that’s right, I’d never seen The Graduate before. Everyone has their blind spots, and for me it’s most non-James-Bond movies before 1975. Thankfully, my girlfriend is much more on top of movies from this era, and Netflix decided to cooperate with the Instant Watch availability, so this great blindspot of my cinematic experience has finally been accounted for. 744 more words