“Paddington” hits a soft spot for the young and old and shows promising signs for future sequels By Steve V. Rodriguez

Upon my family’s recent December trip to London we couldn’t help notice the outpouring of love and chatter about the bear that’s grabbed the hearts of both young and old, while somehow crossing multi-generations of time. I’m talking about Paddington the bear: the furry brown bear with the red rain hat and blue duffle coat that […] Click to read more »

Newfest Film Festival Brings the Best of Outfest to New York by Kevin M. Thomas

The little sister film festival of Los Angeles’ Outfest begins July 24 in New York City. With screenings mostly at New York’s Film Society of Lincoln Center, the 26th annual Newfest is a more compact film festival that runs through July 29 and highlights the best of Outfest. Here are some titles most worthy of checking […] Click to read more »