Film

21st SF IndieFest, Week One

Last year’s anniversary SF IndieFest was a journey through the festival’s 20-year…

Still Squicky After All These Years, 1980’s Grimiest Movie Is Coming to the Drafthouse

Let us now praise strange men. If tragedy plus time equals comedy,…

An Acceptable Loss

Joe Chappelle’s rote thriller An Acceptable Loss plays like a holdover, or…

Cold War

Film history would be largely nonexistent if not for stories of age-inappropriate…

Adult Life Skills

The childhoods of countless American incels who’d never heard of Doctor Who…

Stan & Ollie

The great paradox of biopics about comedians is that the comedy itself…

The Aspern Papers

Being a nonfiction writer can be a tricky business, and being a…

2018 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour

The annual Oscar-Nominated Short Films program is typically pretty good, although by…

The World Before Your Feet

What’s the longest walk you’ve ever gone on? Chances are it was…

2018’s Most Bingeworthy TV Shows

No major feature films are being released this weekend, probably because the…