News and Notes: Miracle in the O.C.

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Miracle on 42nd Street, the doc on subsidized housing, artist communities and the origin story of Seinfeld that I co-wrote with Steve Ryfle, will screen April 29 as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival. Tickets, as they say, are now on sale.

In other business:

The Oliver Stone Experience, Costarring Charlie Sheen

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It’s kind of heartbreaking what Oliver Stone thinks of Charlie Sheen — and that’s because he’s probably right.

Here’s a piece I did for Yahoo! on Matt Zoller Seitz‘s new Oliver Stone retrospective-slash-interview book, The Oliver Stone Experience (Abrams).