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Mia Alamuddin (L), Amal Clooney and actor George Clooney arrive at the premiere of Disney's Tomorrowland in Anaheim, California on May 9, 2015.   AFP PHOTO/ DAVID MCNEW        (Photo: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Tomorrowland’ And ‘I’ll See You In My Dreams’

For once, the future is not the post-apocalyptic nightmare of today’s science fiction. Jan Wahl reviews “Tomorrowland” starring George Clooney and “I’ll See You In My Dreams” with Blythe Danner.

05/22/2015

WASHINGTON, :  US First Lady Hillary Clinton(L) speaks with Sesame Street's Big Bird (R) on the benefits of public broadcasting in the Sculpture Garden at the White House 26 June in Washington.  Mrs. Clinton said that both Democrats and Republicans should support public broadcasting.  AFP PHOTO (Photo credit: JAMAL WILSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ and ‘I Am Big Bird’

The man inside the Big Bird suit for several decades gets an affectionate portrait in the film, “I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story” and “Pitch Perfect 2″ is a comedy about a cappella singers.

05/15/2015

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots in action against the Indianapolis Colts in the 2015 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium.  (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Madden: Manning, Brady Wanted 2006 Rule Change That May Have Led To ‘Deflategate’

John Madden said quarterbacks have had a long history of wanting to work with game footballs during the week and the “Deflategate” scandal was probably a direct result of that.

05/07/2015

Pigeon

California’s Native Pigeons Are Perishing; Street Pigeons Believed To Blame

When most people think of pigeons, the common city street bird comes to mind, but there’s a different kind of pigeon in California and it’s at risk according to environmental scientists.

05/04/2015

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 15:  Actress Rose Byrne attends the premiere of 'Adult Beginners' at ArcLight Hollywood on April 15, 2015 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Far From The Madding Crowd’ and ‘Adult Beginners’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Far From the Madding Crowd,” a remake of a classic Thomas Hardy novel starring Carey Mulligan, and “Adult Beginners” starring Bobby Cannavale.

05/01/2015

Samantha Romero with Mexica Ballet Folclorico performs during Cinco De Mayo festivities on May 5, 2011 at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Site on Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles, California. Cinco de Mayo celebrates the 1862 Mexican victory over the French in the Battle of Puebla. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Narsai’s Chicken Mole Recipe Adds Spice To Your Cinco De Mayo Menu

With Cinco de Mayo just on the horizon, I’ve been thinking about chicken mole, one of my favorite Mexican dishes. It’s a complex dish to make, but there are some fairly simple adaptations.

04/24/2015

Sign at the entrance of Google offices in Brussels.  (Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Changing Search Algorithm On Mobile Devices

Google is making some major changes to how their search algorithm ranks websites when you search from your mobile device. Some tech analysts are calling it “Mobilegeddon”, but Larry Magid says there’s ways to make your site compliant.

04/20/2015

Alexander Weiss, (C) the MasterChef Junior Winner, working alongside Chef Ian Gresik, (L) of Drago Centro, prepare a dish called 'to begin," that include fresh ricotta, fava beans, peas, garbanzo beans and crispy pancetta, in the restaurant's exclusive private dining room called The Vault on June 27, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Narsai David Food News: Simple Stir-Fry For First Fava Beans In Season

The first fava beans of the season are turning up in markets and onto plates. Narsai David says they’re amazing and advises the bigger the better for picking as long as the color is right.

04/17/2015

Actor James Franco from "True Story" poses for a portrait at the Village at the Lift Presented by McDonald's McCafe during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2015 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Jan Wahl Movie Reviews: ‘True Story’

“True Story”, starring James Franco, is a tale of a disgraced New York Times journalist (Jonah Hill) who meets a man on the FBI’s most wanted list accused of murdering his family. Jan says there’s great timing and acting.

04/17/2015

Director/Producer James D. Cooper and Musician/Actor/Writer/Radio Host Henry Rollins attend a screening for the film, "Lambert & Stamp".
(Photo by Lilly Lawrence/WireImage)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Lambert and Stamp’ and ‘Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving the Police’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews two rock ‘n’ roll documentaries this week; “Lambert & Stamp”, which chronicles two filmmakers that stumbled upon The Who, and “Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police”.

04/10/2015