Victoria & Abdul
There are multiple pleasures to be had by witnessing a powerful, still-vital woman finding unexpected late-life joy of the platonic variety.
Jana Monji, made in San Diego, California, lost in Japan several times, has written about theater and movies for the LA Weekly, LA Times, and currently, Examiner.com and the Pasadena Weekly. Currently living in LA, she has found her inner Latina dancing Argentine tango. Her short fiction has been published in the Asian American Literary Review.
A Comic-Con 2016 report from the "Creating Universes" panel, featuring Neil deGrasse Tyson, Len Wein, Bill Prady and Peter S. Beagle.
A panel report from Comic-Con 2016 on the web series "Con Man."
A panel report from Comic-Con 2016 on a new Smithsonian Channel documentary, "Building Star Trek."
A report from Comic-Con 2016 on the world premiere of "Star Trek Beyond."
Writers at RogerEbert.com pick their favorite movies featuring star-crossed lovers.
Writers at RogerEbert.com pick their favorite movies featuring aliens and UFOs.
Part two of Jana Monji's essay about the portrayal of Asian characters in cinema.
Part one of Jana Monji's essay about the portrayal of Asian characters in cinema.
A report from a panel at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival about diversity in the light of the 2015 Oscar ceremony.
FFC Jana Monji previews "Jackie Robinson," the new PBS documentary special from Ken Burns.