Louisiana International Film Festival: Travel the world right here at home

Photo provided by Louisiana International Film Festival -- 'The Prophet'

The third annual Louisiana International Film Festival opens Thursday, May 7, with a gala premiere screening of “Spy,” a comedy directed by Paul Feig of “Bridesmaids” fame and starring Melissa McCarthy. This year’s festival runs Thursday-Sunday, May 10, at Cinemark Perkins Rowe. Workshops and other activities will take place throughout Perkins Rowe. The festival includes world and… Continue reading →

Movies

Review: ‘Age of Ultron’ is an Avengers overdose

Photo provided by Disney/Marvel -- Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as Iron Man/Tony Stark in the film, 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron.'

It will surely stand as one of the most peculiar and possibly ironic entries in a director’s filmography that in between Joss Whedon’s two “Avengers” films there reads “Much Ado About Nothing”: a low-budget, black-and-white Shakespeare adaption sandwiched between two of the… Continue reading →

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Video: Triumph Kitchen moves to a new home

Advocate photo by KEVIN MCQUARN -- Chris Wadsworth, founder of Triumph Kitchen, teaches students to prepare fish lunches at Modern Meals located at 2921 Government St .

Chris Wadsworth, founder of the educational venue Triumph Kitchen, talks about the school's move to its new home in Modern Meals located at 2921 Government St. Wadsworth also discusses the success of his students and how his past pushed him to found the… Continue reading →

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Review: ‘Age of Ultron’ is an Avengers overdose

Photo provided by Disney/Marvel -- Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as Iron Man/Tony Stark in the film, 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron.'

It will surely stand as one of the most peculiar and possibly ironic entries in a director’s filmography that in between Joss Whedon’s two “Avengers” films there reads “Much Ado About Nothing”: a low-budget, black-and-white Shakespeare adaption sandwiched between two of the… Continue reading →

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