Movie Reviews & Stories
Amid the blinding alpine light, 12-year-old Simon (Kacey
Mottet Klein) scans the merchandise from behind ski goggles and a mask,
his disguise in the Swiss film Sister. His name on the slopes is
The theater is quiet. Yellow light from stage left beams over a cluttered set, the floor covered in dozens of overlapping oriental rugs. Myshkin (Mikhail Kalinichev) and Rogozhin (Andrey Kurilov) stalk in drunkenly, Myshkin as bumbling as Rogozhin is jumpy. “Where is... Nastasya Filippovna?” Myshkin asks about the object of his and Rogozhin’s affections. “She’s... here,” Rogozhin repli...
A former Sun City Girl gets in touch with his inner demons.
[GENRELESS GUITARIST] Any list of the
best guitarists of the last three decades will probably not include Sir
Richard Bishop. Long-haired teens do not headbang in front of a poster
Touring the city with native proto-foodie James Beard.
James Beard would probably be very proud of what Portland has become.
the foodie icon was born here in 1903, Portland was barely out of its
pioneer days. But Beard’s young adult life was
She’s a gorgeous parasite, a kept woman
and a deranged femme fatale, but Nastasya Filippovna Barashkov, from
Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s The Idiot, is not easy to pigeonhole.
Director Viacheslav Do
Food Cart Reviews
How does a cart sell smoothies in rainy,
tightfisted Portland? Any chump with a Cuisinart, bananas, Nutella, ice
and yogurt can press “blend” in the warmth of his own home.
So Moberi has a
Sky Club (50 SW 3rd Ave., 223-1375, skyclubpdx.com)
is a stage in a corner. A trapeze and silken strands are suspended from
the corner’s beams, while hoops and glowing tethered balls whiz around
After a chance meeting, Harry (Anthony Edwards) and Julie (Mare Winningham) fall in love, and the miracle in 1988’s Miracle Mile
seems realized. But when Harry blows a date and learns of impending
Don’t worry, there aren’t any beanbag chairs, and these
books of stories don’t have any pretty pictures. Lunch Pail Tales: A
Story Hour for Grown-ups is exactly what it sounds like: an adult