Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-4-1-.html Sat, 26 Jul 14 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 REQUIEM FOR RAMBLIN' ROD - Portland's favorite kiddie show host is dead, but not forgotten. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1023-requiem_for_ramblin_rod_portlands_favorite_kiddie_show_host_is_dead_but_not_forgotten.html When Camels Cry - Blending drama and documentary, <I>The Story of the Weeping Camel </I>captures an ancient Gobi Desert ritual. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3412-when_camels_cry_blending_drama_and_documentary_the_story_of_the_weeping_camel_captures_an_ancient_go.html Requiem for St. Francis - Old hotels are disappearing from Portland--the latest victim was a well-known landmark. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-586-requiem_for_st_francis_old_hotels_are_disappearing_from_portland_the_latest_victim_was_a_well_known_.html Hidden Treasures - Robert Oshatz designs some of Portland's most intriguing buildings--if you can find them. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-317-hidden_treasures_robert_oshatz_designs_some_of_portlands_most_intriguing_buildings_if_you_can_find_t.html What Price Donuts? - Krispy Kreme's first donut franchise in Portland may demolish a beloved restaurant. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1979-what_price_donuts_krispy_kremes_first_donut_franchise_in_portland_may_demolish_a_beloved_restaurant.html Something Up Their Sleeve - An unheralded moviemaking trio gives Portland film a dose of magic. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1125-something_up_their_sleeve_an_unheralded_moviemaking_trio_gives_portland_film_a_dose_of_magic.html Tough Pill to Swallow - <I>Maria Full of Grace</I> is a simple human story surrounded by political controversy. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3488-tough_pill_to_swallow_maria_full_of_grace_is_a_simple_human_story_surrounded_by_political_controvers.html Our Boy Ellroy - James Ellroy releases the second book in a trilogy that slits open the underbelly of '60s iAmerica http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-68-our_boy_ellroy_james_ellroy_releases_the_second_book_in_a_trilogy_that_slits_open_the_underbelly_of_.html Gehry Gone? - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-818-gehry_gone_.html BIGGER ISN'T BETTER - As Frank Lloyd Wright knew, it's not the size that matters, but what you do with it. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-12-bigger_isnt_better_as_frank_lloyd_wright_knew_its_not_the_size_that_matters_but_what_you_do_with_it.html Design of the Times - Bart King's new book shows where Portland architecture has been -- but where is it going? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-126-design_of_the_times_bart_kings_new_book_shows_where_portland_architecture_has_been_but_where_is_it_g.html Duke! Diz! Satchmo! Trane! - A long-lost ballroom attracted jazz royalty--and scandalized Portland's bigots. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-601-duke__diz__satchmo__trane__a_long_lost_ballroom_attracted_jazz_royalty_and_scandalized_portlands_big.html Designing Tom Potter - Will the new mayor put his stamp on Portland architecture? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4112-designing_tom_potter_will_the_new_mayor_put_his_stamp_on_portland_architecture.html Subversion with a Smile - The Portland Documentary and eXperimental Film Festival returns with a lineup of tightrope walkers, View-Masters and misdemeanors. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4327-subversion_with_a_smile_the_portland_documentary_and_experimental_film_festival_returns_with_a_lineu.html Deaf Becomes Her - In Jacques Audiard's noir thriller, a hearing-impaired secretary and an ex-con trade photocopying for felonies. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1215-deaf_becomes_her_in_jacques_audiards_noir_thriller_a_hearing_impaired_secretary_and_an_ex_con_trade_.html The Films of Joanna Priestley - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4080-the_films_of_joanna_priestley_.html By the Rivers of Babylon - If Bush has his war, history may fall as the first victim. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1861-by_the_rivers_of_babylon_if_bush_has_his_war_history_may_fall_as_the_first_victim.html Peripheral Produce All Time Greatest Hits - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3060-peripheral_produce_all_time_greatest_hits_.html Le Samouraï - Director Jean-Pierre Melville amd actor Alain Delon make a killing. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5082-le_samouraiuml_director_jean_pierre_melville_amd_actor_alain_delon_make_a_killing.html The Real Survivors - After 10 years, the Portland Jewish Film Festival endures and prospers. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3-the_real_survivors_after_10_years_the_portland_jewish_film_festival_endures_and_prospers.html Sinking Arizona - <i>Pearl Harbor</i> kicks off the summer movie season with bombs and sinking ships. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-80-sinking_arizona_pearl_harbor_kicks_off_the_summer_movie_season_with_bombs_and_sinking_ships.html Mind Games - We know Chuck Barris was a game-show host. But a CIA hit man? In <i>Confessions of a Dangerous Mind</i>, it's all part of the act. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1694-mind_games_we_know_chuck_barris_was_a_game_show_host_but_a_cia_hit_man_in_confessions_of_a_dangerous.html Top Gun: Special Collector's Edition - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4211-top_gun_special_collectors_edition_.html He's Back--and Badder Than Ever - Ramsey Embick, a genuine musical heavyweight, finds a home for his music in Oregon. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-136-hes_back_and_badder_than_ever_ramsey_embick_a_genuine_musical_heavyweight_finds_a_home_for_his_music.html Wings and a Prayer - Jacques Perrin's <i>Winged Migration</i> soars high above most nature<br> documentaries--and this summer's blockbusters. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-2196-wings_and_a_prayer_jacques_perrins_winged_migration_soars_high_above_most_nature_documentaries_and_t.html Revenge and Redemption - With the final episode in his trilogy of Star Wars prequels, Revenge of the Sith, George Lucas finally gets it right. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4419-revenge_and_redemption_with_the_final_episode_in_his_trilogy_of_star_wars_prequels_revenge_of_the_si.html You say PDX, we say Y-E-S - The Portland Documentary and eXperimental (PDX) Film Festival returns with an impressive lineup of underground fare. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3110-you_say_pdx_we_say_y_e_s_the_portland_documentary_and_experimental_%28pdx%29_film_festival_returns_w.html Loss Leader - Mark Eitzel, poet laureate of drunken heartbreak, wants you to know he doesn't cry all the time. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-191-loss_leader_mark_eitzel_poet_laureate_of_drunken_heartbreak_wants_you_to_know_he_doesnt_cry_all_the_.html Little Big Man - Meet Rodney Bingenheimer, Hollywood's favorite hanger-on. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-3214-little_big_man_meet_rodney_bingenheimer_hollywoods_favorite_hanger_on.html Not on the Waterfront - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-2567-not_on_the_waterfront_.html