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May 21, 2019

I'll be interviewing producer Irwin Winkler at the Cinematheque again on Friday night, this time to introduce a screening of his 1980 classic RAGING BULL. Tickets and info HERE

May 14, 2019

This Saturday night I'm interviewing producer Irwin Winkler on stage at the American Cinematheque's Egyptian Theatre before a screening of Martin Scorsese's 1990 masterpiece GOODFELLAS. Tickets and info HERE, and if you want to read my 2015 piece on the film and its in...

January 31, 2019

Work has made me woefully inattentive to this blog, but over the next few weeks I'll try to update it with all the info and articles that have fallen by the wayside in the last couple months. In the meantime, some breaking news: I'll be discussing AT ETERNITY'S GATE wi...

November 1, 2018

I'm moderating a discussion with Charlize Theron tonight at the American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre. We'll be showing TULLY and MONSTER, and I'll interview Charlize on stage in between. For tickets and info click HERE

October 15, 2018

I'll be moderating a discussion with director Ron Howard and screenwriters Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel this Friday night (the 19th) at the Aero Theatre following a screening of their 1989 film PARENTHOOD. Tickets and info HERE


April 30, 2018

I'm moderating a Q&A with the one and only Al Pacino at the American Cinematheque this Wednesday night. We'll talk on stage following a screening of his film WILDE SALOME. Tickets and info HERE

March 22, 2018

I'll be hosting a pair of evenings with Burt Reynolds at the American Cinematheque this weekend. On Friday I'll interview Burt on stage following a screening of his directorial debut GATOR; then on Saturday we'll talk in between SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT and HOOPER. Ticket...

February 8, 2018

On Tuesday, February 13, I'll be hosting a Paul Thomas Anderson night at the American Cinematheque. Following a screening of PHANTOM THREAD, Paul will join me for an onstage discussion. Then we'll watch PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE and Paul's Haim music video "Valentine" - all in...

January 31, 2018

On Thursday, February 8, I'll be moderating a discussion with Gary Oldman following a screening of his Oscar-nominated performance in DARKEST HOUR! After our conversation, there will be a screening of the equally great TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY. And it's all free at th...

December 1, 2017

Tomorrow afternoon I'll be interviewing Alexander Payne onstage during a triple feature of his movies at the American Cinematheque. The program will include DOWNSIZING, followed by our discussion, followed by SIDEWAYS and ELECTION. For info and tickets, click HERE

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