We very much enjoyed Bon Appetit's all-sandwich-all-the-time coverage last week for Sandwich Week, but had a few quibbles with their list of the 13 best sandwiches on film. Mainly because they missed one of our all-time sandwich scenes: The tiny bread (and regular sized lunch meat) that causes such ... More >>
Ladies, gentlemen, and heathens, it is Motorhead week here in San Francisco.It is Motorhead week because the trio itself (consisting, as it long has, of bassist/singer Lemmy Kilmister and a rotating set of guitarists and drummers), is playing the Warfield tomorrow night. This is a chance to see o ... More >>
Marc Forster has a license to confuse and bore in Quantum of Solace.
Angelina Jolie's ex, Mr. Billy Bob Thornton, shifts from the big screen to Slim's stage
Salvia and psychonauts at Eagles Drift In
Bad Santa meets Napoleon Dynamite in tepid man-child comedy
Strange things happen when actors sing
Harold Ramis' Ice Harvest is just a reheated Christmas caper
One movie shows: What Hollywood did to SoCal, it could do to S.F.
One more awful remake strikes out
A worthy actor rides the bench in the listless Coach Carter
Juliette Lewis and Minnie Driver have started bands. Come on, you know you're curious.
Friday Night Lights goes deep -- a rare route for football movies
Shorts of a different color
Local filmmaker Shane Carruth won Sundance's top honor. So...now what?
For the year's 10 best records, go somewhere else. For the year's 10 best "Wonka Records," you've come to the right place.
Pat Boone and Billy Bob Thornton in Namibia: No wonder it's called Levity
Love would be so much easier if we all lived by the credo of the quirkyalone
Two solo pieces -- about twisted Southerners and a 15-year-old madwoman -- may be this fall's sleeper hit
The beloved Fine Arts Cinema in Berkeley temporarily reopens
The Jewish Film Festival loses its director after 21 years
Honky-tonker Jill Olson infuses her solo album with a touch of sadness
This season's cinema demands attention
Billy Bob doesn't say much, but he's the perfect Man for the Coens' con job
Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife
Oh for the good old mythic cowboy life!
"Studio Ghibli: The Magic of Miyazaki, Takahata, and Kondo"
Michael Sragow finds eight good films, and countless condescending duds, in a year at the movies