Paddington 2 When the little guy with the floppy red hat and a fondness for orange marmalade first appeared on the feature screen three years ago this month, he seemed like a gift from the movie gods in a traditionally lean season. Now he and his creators have outdone themselves. One lovely sequence finds Paddington inside the London of an antique pop-up book, but lovely sequences keep popping up with remarkable frequency.
Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool Annette Bening can tell you everything you need to know about her character in a single unfolding scene. It’s always rewarding to see her in action, even though her latest movie, “Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool,” doesn’t measure up to her performance.
LATEST BLOG POSTS
Are you new to LA? What do you want to know What’s it like to be new to LA? Do you have questions about the city that you want answered? Ask them here and we’ll get the answers. (Photo:Clinton Steeds) Read More
Full list of Academy Award nominees: KCRW’s interviews with the filmmakers In an unpredictable awards season, Oscar nominations continued to serve up surprises this year. Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water” took the lead with 13 nominations. In addition to del… Read More
More KCRW Podcasts
Press Play with Madeleine Brand Madeleine Brand hosts Press Play, examining the latest ideas and trends shaping our world and Los Angeles. Streaming & podcast daily at KCRW.com.Subscribe
Left, Right & Center Weekly half-hour program providing “A civilized yet provocative antidote to the screaming talking heads of political debate" streaming & podcasting at KCRW.com.Subscribe
Good Food Everything you wanted to know about good cooking, good eating, good food! From LA Chef, author, radio host, and restaurateur Evan Kleiman, at KCRW.com.Subscribe
Design and Architecture A thoughtful look at architecture and design in the modern age.Subscribe