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Star Wars is the Death Star of film this week, annihilating news of all other movies.
Dec. 18, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Men who can’t relate to their children, children who don’t want to grow up, grown-ups making childish decisions, and children getting stuck in a B horror movies with their dead…
Oct. 9, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to go to the movies this weekend. We’ll help you pick your ticket.
Jul. 31, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.
Mar. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump signs a $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill at the end of a very dramatic week.
Mar. 27from Left, Right & Center
For one artist, digital adaptation is nothing new. A gallery opens a new show during shutdowns. An arts conference goes virtual.
Mar. 24from Arts & Culture Stories
As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Nearly 40 million Californians just completed the first weekend under Governor Gavin Newsom's shelter-in-place directive. Much of Los Angeles was shuttered.
Mar. 23from KCRW Features
Several clinics in Santa Barbara have begun testing patients for COVID-19 from their cars, but only certain people qualify.
Mar. 24from KCRW Features
Schools rightfully closed campuses during the coronavirus pandemic, but that lost class time should be made up.
Mar. 26from Zócalo's Connecting California
Recollections of My Nonexistence is a personal, cultural, political, and journalistic hybrid narrative about the formative years in the life of Rebecca Solnit.
Mar. 26from Bookworm
Officials say America has plenty of food, but it’s tough to find staples on grocery store shelves.
Mar. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand