Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite
Marga's family album
Kevin Spacey honors a man who did it all, and somehow nothing much happens
Thomas Jane, as folk hero, robs banks and steals a movie
The year ahead in local film
Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife
Sidewalk Stories; High Art
After years of creative drought, inspiration was again in long supply
San Francisco's once-hot film industry is in a slump; will it come back?
Using detailed instructions from Orson Welles, film editor and sound designer Walter Murch has remade "the best B-movie ever" -- Welles' Touch of Evil
A neo-noir, an Ur-neo-noir, and a black political satire color a pallid year of retreads, bogus events, and charity cases.
As the movie industry contemplates a new age of computer-generated features, Berkeley's Phil Tippett fights to keep the art of special effects honest, messy, and true