The Big Sick
Finds that laughter-through-tears sweet spot, often in the unlikeliest of places.
Jana Monji, made in San Diego, California, lost in Japan several times, has written about theater and movies for the LA Weekly, LA Times, and currently, Examiner.com and the Pasadena Weekly. Currently living in LA, she has found her inner Latina dancing Argentine tango. Her short fiction has been published in the Asian American Literary Review.
A review from AFI Fest of Disney's "Moana."
An AFI Fest review of Taylor Hackford's "The Comedian," starring Robert De Niro and Leslie Mann.
An AFI Fest review of John Madden's gun lobby thriller "Miss Sloane," starring Jessica Chastain.
An AFI review of Warren Beatty's first film since 1998.
A report on the "The Science Behind Pixar" exhibit, which is now in Los Angeles.
Writers at RogerEbert.com share their favorite "Star Trek" moments in honor of the original TV series' 50th anniversary.
A report from SDCC on the award-winning "Floyd Norman: An Animated Life."
A report from the LACMA exhibit "Guillermo del Toro: At Home with Monsters."
A report from Comic-Con 2016 on the various ways to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Star Trek."
A report from the Comic-Con 2016 Trek Talk panel "Star Trek and NASA Boldly Go."