‘Doube Indemnity’ on the big screen

TCM and Fathom Events will be screening my buddy Billy Wilder’s film noir classic Double Indemnity in select theaters July 19th and 20th. If you haven’t seen it on the big screen, here’s your chance! And if you have, like me, seen it 20+ times, it’s still worth a trip to the theater. It’s a Film […]

Happy New Year, Mr. Dourif

I first developed a crush on Brad Dourif when I saw him in Milos Forman’s Ragtime (1981)… Yes, that’s right, you heard me, Brad Dourif, the guy who voiced Chucky and who has played all manner of neurotically disturbed characters over the years. But have you seen Ragtime? I haven’t seen it in a long long […]

Amanda Plummer Put Me to Shame

My husband is neither a cinephile nor good at facial recognition.     Amanda Plummer stood behind us in line at the Los Angeles Film Festival last June. I turned to my husband and said, “Oh my god that’s Amanda Plummer!” My husband is neither a cinephile nor good at facial recognition. He glanced at her […]