As anticipation grows for the release of Brad Pitt's zombie epic, World War Z, he's been singing the praises of the work Muse has done for the movie's soundtrack. Pitt recently called Muse's involvement "nice kismet." Given who's involved, we think he's either crazy or exaggerating -- a lot. And giv ... More >>
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have been poked, prodded, and splayed across so many pages that one could be forgiven for ceasing to consider them real, live people. Instead, they're a tabula rasa, an abstract concept -- beautiful wax figures. You'll certainly get this impression if you read the Examin ... More >>
JackpotBack in 1994, The Lion King's Simba gave his competitors fair warning via song -- "I'm gonna be a mighty king, so enemies beware" -- but that didn't stop Moneyball from dominating San Francisco's box office this weekend. In fact, you could say it was a home run for the Oakland A's baseball ... More >>
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, the Hollywood power couple better know as "Brangelina," will be in downtown Oakland tonight for Pitt's premiere of Moneyball, a flim based on the Oakland A's 2002 season.
Are you one of those hopelessly optimistic people who decides to transform yourself into a better human every time a New Year rolls around? You may have been brimming with enthusiasm for your resolution as the clock hit midnight last Friday, but we're guessing that, by now, the cracks are probably s ... More >>
That's Brad on the right...You know what? The Curious Case of Benjamin Button kinda sucked. Here's your chance to potentially relay just this information to Brad Pitt while appearing in a movie that may well not suck. The makers of the forthcoming Moneyball, the big-screen adaptation of Michael L ... More >>
Parking woes not his fault. This time.Rumor mill blames Brad Pitt film shoot for blocked parking spaces: The real reason is more exciting. [The New Fillmore]That's hot: S.F. MOMA to build fire station. [SFAppeal]Will this be the American Apparel Planning Commission Meeting of 2010? Public Meeting ... More >>
In exchange for his vote, Sen. Abel Maldonado required the political equivalent of a date with this manWhen we last spoke with Assemblyman Tom Ammiano on Monday, he predicted a budget by that day or Wednesday at the latest. So, he was off by seven hours -- legislators obtained the Republican vote th ... More >>
The curious case of The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
Remarkably consistent, the Coens make another mockery with Burn After Reading.
Ocean's Thirteen is a washed-up threequel. How much you wanna bet Hollywood makes a bundle?
Storytelling gimmicks can't save globally conscious puzzle-film
Acting the part at the exclusive, members-only club Otis
Confronting death, and living to joke about it
Brad and Angelina are out to kill each other. You may want a piece of them, too.
A rare superior sequel, Ocean's Twelve entertains with cinematic sleight of hand
Dromedaries bond over string music in a refreshing new docudrama
Monkey Knife Fight is everywhere, but what -- oh what -- does it mean?
The economy's in a slump, and so are a lot of S.F. politicians. At least for the pols, Brow Set seems to be part of the answer.
Bollywood's most beloved actors offer a surreal live spectacle
Butterfield's makes a splash with good fresh oysters and grilled fish at calm prices