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A 46-Year Delayed Aretha Franklin Documentary Finally Debuts in L.A.

“Amazing Grace” appears at AFI Fest after a long journey
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The L.A. Phil Is Bringing Stanley Kubrick’s Affinity for Orchestral Music to Life

Over Thanksgiving weekend, the Phil tries something new: exploring classic music through a film director

7 Important Lessons About Democracy to Be Learned from Hollywood Movies

For instance, "democracy is always coming apart"
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Paramount Ranch’s Western Town Has Reportedly Burned

A famous movie location falls victim to the raging Woolsey Fire
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The L.A. Film Festival Is Calling It Quits—But Not Entirely

The fest won't be back, but the spirit of indie cinema will live on in new, year-round programs
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November’s Best Showings of Classic Movies in L.A.

Including Q-and-A sessions with Al Pacino and Angela Lansbury
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Cult Icon Elvira Is the 1980s Feminist Hero We Need Right Now

After 30 years, Cassandra Peterson looks back at "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark"

Every Famous Filming Location from John Carpenter’s Halloween, 40 Years Later

Haddonfield, Illinois? Nope, that was all L.A.
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Every Horror Movie Screening in L.A. this October

Get ready for Halloween with some bloody good films