By Jim Gilles Los Angeles, CA (The Hollywood Times) 5/12/22 - At the annual AFI Film Festival, there is almost always a special place for a shockingly explicit film about sex and power. This year’s plum pick was Ninja Thyberg’s...
By Jim Gilles Los Angeles, CA (The Hollywood Times) 5/10/22 - Opening a retrospective of films by Spike Lee at the Motion Picture Academy Museum on Saturday, May 7, was Spike Lee’s She’s Gotta Have It, a breakout feature first...
By Tequila Mockingbird Photos Paul Picasso THT Los Angeles, CA (The Hollywood Times) 5/10/22 - I've always been a fan of wrestling and I've always been a fan of burlesque. But to have these two join together at the hip: what a...
By Debra Wallace Los Angeles, CA. (The Hollywood Times) 05/10/2022 - Dawn Cutillo, a hormone expert, author of The Hormone Shift, and founder of Bebalanced, is eager to help women nationwide understand their health. From the perspective of a hormone expert, with some...
Photo credit:   Hall & Hall Source:  TopTenRealEstateDeals.com  Video:  https://youtu.be/iQA2LQuHqns  Video Credit:  Sean Evans, @evvo1991 https://www.backtothemovies.com/ Legend has it that Montana’s Flathead Lake is home to Flessie, a water monster decked out in deer antlers. Cromwell Island and an unfinished mansion on the island...
LONG BEACH PRIDE TO TAKE PLACE JULY 9-10, 2022 IGGY AZALEA AND NATALIA JIMÉNEZ AMONG HEADLINERS AT THE ANNUAL FESTIVAL AND PARADE EVENT TO INCLUDE A CIRCUIT DANCE PAVILION LONG BEACH, CA – May 5, 2022 – Long Beach Pride today announced that...
By Gordon Durich Summer’s in the air. Donna Summer won the world over with her catchy disco tunes in the 1970s.  “I Feel Love,” "On the Radio" (a personal favorite); "Bad Girls" and "No More Tears" (with Barbra Streisand) were...
By Robbie Praw - VP, Stand-up and Comedy Formats We just wrapped the biggest live, in-person event in Netflix history: our first, real-life Squid Game! Just kidding … that’s coming next year. But today, I’m excited to announce that in...
(Los Angeles, CA / May 9, 2022) -- Cinthya LaRose announces a special deal for her OnlyFans followers: a FREE one-month subscription to her official model page when they make a donation to support NARAL Pro-Choice America in the name of...
COUSINS JERRY LEE LEWIS AND JIMMY SWAGGART ALONG WITH IRVING AZOFF AND MORE REMEMBER MICKEY GILLEY Memorial Service Details will be released in the coming days likely including public memorials in Branson, Mo. and Nashville, Tenn. and private in Pasadena, Texas...
Archana By Gordon David Durich “A Time to Heal” was the 2022 Archana Festival theme at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza this week. The event presented by the India Friends Association, dedicated to Covid-19 victims, and was a lively program,...
The theatrical release of Audrey Diwan’s "Happening" (L’Évènment, France, 2021) is most timely, given the current issue of the Supreme Court ready to rule on Roe v Wade.  This is a powerful film. By Jim Gilles Opening in selected theatres this...
Guest Commentary by VJ Ocean Photos by THT Ibiza, Spain (The Hollywood Times) 5/8/22 - My first time at Velvet Ibiza! I was lured by a few ecstatic reviews (I assume by friends of the organizers) and the promise of sunshine...
Gilley's friends and colleagues share fond memories of the country music trailblazer and Urban Cowboy legend BRANSON, Mo. – Country music hitmaker and Academy of Country Music award-winner Mickey Gilley died at the age of 86 in Branson, Missouri from...
By Jim Gilles On this second weekend of the 2022 UCLA Celebration of Iranian Cinema at the UCLA Hammer Museum/Billy Wilder Theatre are a number of interesting recent films from Iran. On Friday May 6 was a screening of Wasteland (2020), the second feature...
By Jim Gilles One of the most interesting documentary films included in this year’s SEE Fest (South East European Film Festival) in Los Angeles is Eva Pervolovici’s The Delta of Bucharest (92 min., Romania, 2020). Today the wild wetland of Văcărești is a symbol...
Presented by House of Love, “Bring Back My Girls” Will Reunite Select Casts from Across the “Drag Race” Franchise Including the US Series, UK, Australia & New Zealand, Canada, and Holland. Emmy-winning media company World of Wonder has announced...
Disney, Lucasfilm and Starlight Children’s Foundation® To Distribute ‘Star Wars’-Themed Hospitalwear to Children’s Hospitals Around the Country Celebrating May the Fourth, the latest “Star Wars”-themed Starlight Hospitalwear designs were unveiled on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” by guest host Mike Birbiglia...