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Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Weekly What To Do: Go Out

dineLA Restaurant Week

Specially priced menus at restaurants all around LA.

Monday, July 16, 2012 12:00 pm -
Friday, July 27, 2012 11:30 pm

Bloomfest LA

Saturday, July 21, 2012 2:00 pm -
10:00 pm

3rd Street and Traction Avenue

Downtown Arts District
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Saturday, July 21, 2012 3:00 pm -
9:00 pm

1001 Rose Bowl Dr
Pasadena, CA 91103

starring Paul Dano as Calvin, a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with both his writing and romantic life. He makes a breakthrough when he creates a character named Ruby who serves as his muse, but things start to get weird when Calvin finds Ruby (Zoe Kazan), in the flesh, sitting on his couch. (2012, Dirs. V. Faris and J. Dayton)
A Q&A with Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris will follow the screening.

Friday, July 20, 2012
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater

Video Nights: American Commando Ninja

Saturday 07/21/12 10:00 PM (Doors open at 09:30 PM)

  • Ticket Price:$12.00

  • From visionary auteur Takashi Miike comes the story of a mysterious samurai who arrives at the doorstep of his feudal lord, requesting an honorable death by ritual suicide in his courtyard. The lord threatens him with the brutal tale of Motome, a desperate young ronin who made a similar request with ulterior motives, only to meet a grisly end. Undaunted, the samurai begins to tell a story of his own, with an ending no one could see coming. With stunning cinematography and gripping performances, Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai is a thrilling exploration of revenge, honor, and individuality in the face of oppressive power

    Fri July 20-Aug 2

    251 South Main St
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    United States

    FOXFUR / SPACEDISCO ONE / "Lost in the Thinking"

    Egyptian Theatre
    6712 Hollywood Boulevard
    Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
    Sat, July 21

    Mario Kart 7 Tournament

  • 1:00pm until 6:00pm

  • 333 S Alameda St, Los Angeles, California 90013


    The series, which stars Joe Hartzler as a vaguely Western European man who is forced to care for his 10-year-old niece Emmy (Perry).

    Fri July 20, 2012
    8:00pm PDT
    5919 Franklin Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90028

    Drones and Robotic Warfare

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater

    The Pentagon recently announced plans to reduce U.S. troop levels while expanding its global fleet of drones. Joining us to discuss the civilian use of drones and the technological, policy and ethical issues of robotic warfare are Eric Johnson, one of the country’s leading experts in the development and operation of UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles); Patrick Lin, director of the Ethics + Emerging Sciences Group at California Polytechnic State University and a former ethics fellow at the US Naval Academy; and UCLA’s John Villasenor, a senior fellow in Governance Studies at the Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution.