Kenneth Turan Kenneth Turan is the film critic for the Los Angeles Times and NPR's Morning Edition, as well as the director of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes.

German Oscar-Winner 'Africa' Makes U.S. Debut

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'Bend it Like Beckham'

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'Tears of the Sun' Creates Its Own Genre

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Actors as Directors

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'Blind Spot' Chronicles Hitler's Last Days

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Film Tracks Gilliam's Quixotic 'La Mancha' Effort

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Seeking Independents at a 'Corporate' Sundance Festival

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Vintage French Film 'Quai des Orfevres' Returns

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A Film Trip Through St. Petersburg's Hermitage

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2002: The Year in Film

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Scorsese's 'Gangs of New York' Opens, 25 Years Later

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'Drumline' a Diversion from Holiday Blockbusters

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