Posts tagged "Movies"
Wild Things: Space 15 Twenty

Wild Things: Space 15 Twenty

What a wild, wild weekend. In anticipation for the movie “Where the Wild Things Are“, Space 15 Twenty was transformed into a woodsy wonderland. Featured were monster costumes created by Christian Joy (yes, the maker of Karen O’s stage garb) How cute is this Urban Renewal skirt?? I frequently knitted and crocheted in my college years,...
500 Days in 2 Hours

500 Days in 2 Hours

The temperature was rising and the hills were burning, but a good hundred people showed up to the Old Bank District to see the downtown sites from the 500 Days of Summer movie. I’ve lived in downtown for over a year now, and worked in and frequented the area for almost all of my life,...
DTLA Love: The Soloist

DTLA Love: The Soloist

Finally got around to watching The Soloist, now out on DVD, last weekend. I first read about Nathaniel Ayers (played by Jamie Foxx) and his story written by columnist Steve Lopez (played by Robert Downey Jr.) when it appeared in the LA Times a few years back, and was excited to hear that they were making...
DTLA Love: 500 Days of Summer

DTLA Love: 500 Days of Summer

OMG, I so want to watch 500 Days of Summer, coming out today and starring Angelenos Joseph Gordon-Levitt and the ever-so-lovely Zooey Deschanel, and even more so after finding out that downtown Los Angeles is the backdrop for the story. Yes, downtown has been used in probably every other commercial, television show, and movie you see, and...