I first met Liz Schuster when she was a line cook at a country club, still working her way through culinary school. I was leaving town for graduate school, and as a going away present, she gave me a copy of the film Eat Drink Man Woman. Schuster had very specific instructions: "You'll be living out ... More >>
Tenacious Eats is the most ephemeral of all pop-up restaurants. There's a completely original menu for just one night -- sometimes two -- and then it's gone forever. Chef Liz Schuster and her team create gourmet five-course dinners that will keep you coming back, even if you can't taste that local r ... More >>
On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, L.A. Weekly film critic Amy Nicholson admits her surprise at actually enjoying Wes Anderson's latest movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and discusses her recent longform piece on the death of the romantic comedy.
Wes Anderson's latest premieres at the Berlin Film Festival
Friday (June 8): Food Truck Friday @ Tower Grove Park Head to the southwest side of Tower Grove Park for a monthly congregation of food trucks and foodies. Free admission. 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday (June 9): St. Vincent Greenway Ferguson Farmers' Market Bicycle Ride @ St. Vincent Park Bike the trails ... More >>
On May 25, Wes Anderson's seventh film, Moonrise Kingdom, was released in the U.S., and on June 8, it hits the Landmark Tivoli Theatre (6350 Delmar Boulevard, University City; 314-995-6270). Ever the fan of Anderson's winsome works, Gut Check caught the flick a few days before its local debut. Weavi ... More >>
9 p.m. Wednesday, June 6. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
The 2012 Riverfront Times Music Showcase is a month away. And if that is our own St. Louis Music holiday, then consider this the season: Over the next month, we'll be making our cases for all 125 bands and artists nominated for an RFT Music Award this year. Each weekday between now and the showcase ... More >>
Ari Picker is as genuine and unfailingly heartfelt as his music would have you believe. His folk orchestra project Lost in the Trees is winsome and soft, but imbued with wrenching emotion and cathartic release. Picker composes symphonic ballads out of pure necessity, to deal with the tragedi ... More >>
9 p.m. Saturday, March 28. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Mothersbaugh on display
Justice League: The New Frontier is released on DVD
A: This is Art!
Mr. Magorium is far less fantastical than its title.
Wes Andersonís road trip tale of brotherly love stings with the depth (yes, depth) of his whimsy.
The Graduate: 40th Anniversary Edition
8 p.m. Saturday, April 14. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard).
From Dakota Fanning's rape to John Cusack's daddy issues, Sundance 2007 was all about the kiddie porn.
Margot & the Nuclear So and So's make a joyful noise unto the indie-rock gods
2005's best and brightest albums
The Squid and the Whale finds moments of joy amid the bitterness of divorce
Week of December 22, 2004
Wes Anderson takes Bill Murray out to sea and strands him there
In the Garden State, home is where Zach Braff's heart is
With the rich, says Igby, always a little pity
Week of June 5, 2002
Week of May 29, 2002
Even with Schwartzman, Slackers swindles its audience
Anderson's film is like its characters: flawed genius
DVDs pull back the curtain on the movies, but do you really want to see the Wizard?