“Gentefied” follows three cousins and their immigrant grandfather who try to save the family’s taqueria as gentrification creeps in. We speak to the Latinx creators of the show.
Feb. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A new screen version of "The Call of the Wild" is calling to us; it's the Jack London story of a California dog named buck who goes native in the Yukon of the Gold Rush days.
Feb. 21from Film Reviews
In author and cultural historian Sam Wasson's new book, 'The Big Goodbye', he tells us that the 1970s ended in Hollywood in 1974, with the release of the epochal film 'Chinatown'.
Feb. 21from The Treatment
Our critics review “Emma,” the fourth movie adaptation of Jane Austen’s comedy novel about finding love; “Call of the Wild,” about a sled dog from California who has to survive the…
Feb. 21from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The jury in the Harvey Weinstein criminal trial began deliberations this week. They've made several requests to review information and to relisten to certain of witness testimonies.
Feb. 21from Hollywood Breakdown
The Quibi ad blitz has begun.
Feb. 18from Screengrab
The series marked Byrd’s first time music supervising a project.
Feb. 18from KCRW Features
Did you ever have a nerdy friend in high school?
Feb. 17from Opening the Curtain
“Portrait of a Lady on Fire” is a passionate historical romance that won two awards at Cannes and praise from critics worldwide.
Feb. 17from The Business
The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Universal had set a new release date in March for the Jason Blum horror-satire movie “The Hunt.”
Malaysian-born comedian and actor Ronny Chieng (“The Daily Show,” “Crazy Rich Asians”) is out with a new Netflix special called “Asian Comedian Destroys America!"
Feb. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
"Beanpole" is a new Russian drama directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov.
Feb. 14from Film Reviews
Our critics review the new Netflix sequel “To All the Boys: P.S.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Universal satire-horror film "The Hunt," from prolific producer Jason Blum, was pulled before its release last fall, following back-to-back mass shootings.
Feb. 14from Hollywood Breakdown
“Oftentimes I play douchey characters, really sort of slimy or sleazy, sometimes villainous.
Feb. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The new play, “What the Constitution Means to Me,” is based on Washington state native Heidi Schreck’s experiences debating the Constitution around the country.
Feb. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle company Goop has a show on Netflix now. Her company sells jade eggs and $75 candles that supposedly smell like your lady parts.
KCRW in partnership with Film Independent Presents invite you to a special screening of Episode 101 of Hunters from Amazon Prime Video.
Feb. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
Disney+ has released some subscriber stats, and with nearly 30 million sign-ups, the streamer is off to a strong start. Now the question is, how do they maintain it?
Feb. 11from Screengrab
In the first scene of playwright Steven Leigh Morris' new play "Red Ink," our protagonist makes a cri-du-coeur: "What was he thinking?...Why would a successful business man do to his…
Feb. 10from Opening the Curtain