Tuesday, May 23

‘Heavenly creatures’ are hellish murderers

‘Heavenly creatures’ are hellish murderers Writer-director Jackson frightens, yet beguiles in film By Lael Loewenstein Daily Bruin Staff On a crisp June day in 1954, New Zealand girls Juliet Hulme, 15, and Pauline Parker, 16, sat down to tea with Pauline’s mother, went for a walk in the woods and bludgeoned her to death with a brick. Read more...


The Incubator

The Incubator ‘Twins’ reunite with Reitman to deliver funny dialogue, solid performances in latest ‘Junior’ By Lael Loewenstein Daily Bruin Staff Even if it offered nothing more than a pregnant Arnold Schwarzenegger, Junior, for curiosity value alone, would be worth the price of admission. Read more...






Performers bleed for art

Performers bleed for art Burden delivers performance art innovative shot in the arm By Nisha Gopalan On Nov. 19, 1971 at 7:45 p.m., performance artist Chris Burden stood in anticipation while his friend, 15 feet away, shot him in his left arm with a .22-caliber rifle. Read more...