Barry McGee, part of the PAPER! AWESOME! show Sat. at Baer Ridgway Whether you're craving ice cream and beats, grilled cheese and books, drone and dive bar basements, or poppy garage and Grace Cathedral, there's lots of cheap combo options for entertainment this weekend. And that's not evening me ... More >>
"Gold": Remember when hippies used to just love the mud?It's amazing to realize how many historical subcultures San Francisco has hosted over the years. And while a full tally of them all would probably fill an entire boring-ass academic journal, YBCA has a better way to take in the doings of cul ... More >>
With her new memoir, literary co-hoaxer Savannah Knoop steps out of JT LeRoy's shadow. But can she step out of Laura Albert's?
Provocateurs Catherine Breillat and Asia Argento put their stamp (or tattoo) on 19th-century France.
Dario Argento caps off his horror trilogy with horrific parody.
Hou Hsiao-hsien and his red balloon watch over a lonely mother and son in this soaring Flight.
The season of big budget bangs uses its brain
No flesh in the pan, Argento plays prominently in two featured movies at the Film Fest this year.
The S.F. International Film Fest starts this week and keeps going year-round.
Asia Argento predictably hijacks Boarding Gate, a flight that's otherwise a bumpy ride.
How the Americans fared at Cannes.
Art imitates life as U.S. directors command this year's fest, with only China rivaling for celluloid domination.
Our one-man jury bestows honors on the best of Cannes 2007.
Sofia Coppola pays opulent tribute to the innocent boredom of a teen queen
Asia Argento finds a harrowing film in the pages of a fake autobiography
Last Days follows the final spiral of a tormented musician
Controversial cult director Abel Ferrara gets a Roxie retrospective