La La Land (2016)

In this ironically titled musical an aspiring actress & a would-be jazz pianist meet in Hollywood, fall in love, but find that success brings unexpected results–for themselves & for the audience.

Grand Canyon (1991)

10 Los Angelese, white & black, struggle with the sense that the nation is sick and their lives are going nowhere, & then a white & a black become friends.

The Overnight (2015)

A newly arrived couple in L.A. eager to make friends naively accept a dinner invitation from a stranger, with unexpected sexually bizarre consequences.