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 >>
City College budget cuts complicate Hollywood ending for student bioengineers.
Ash Reiter plays ATA on FridayEvery work week should last only four days, max. It's already Friday, friends, and time for a roundup of the best cheap ways to spend your time until the Man chains you back to your paycheck Monday morning. Inglourious Basterds at YBCA (Friday) Tonight Yerba Buena scree ... More >>
The film snob's guide to the best cinema the season has to offer.
The financial crisis has helped Tom Ammiano craft one of his best one-liners yetReached in his Sacramento office during a rare down moment, Assemblyman Tom Ammiano told SF Weekly he's hopeful the "Financial Armageddon" Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger warned about (apparently lifting liberally from his ol ... More >>
The best DVDs of '07 made old movies feel new again.
Doc treats Sudanese lost boys as feel-good fodder, ignoring their plight and their history
Suzan-Lori Parks is either crazy or brilliant. Perhaps both.
Sequels, prequels, and threequels in 2007
The Hold Steady's version of classic rock is full of sex, drugs, and Jesus
Acting the part at the exclusive, members-only club Otis
Our critics weigh in on local theater
Team America takes no prisoners and spares no swear words
Twin tigers light up the screen in Two Brothers
Get to "Wrasslin'" at Powerhouse, experience the "Deep House Project" at Wish, and sing the Tenderloft's swan song at "Dishonorable Discharge"
Black Panthers, the "Time of the Season," and a little British dude named Goldie
Inventing Asian theater
Ray Liotta wants to know why he loses roles to...Owen Wilson?
Week of September 25, 2002
Blair Witch 2 effectively blurs reality, but isn't all that scary
You can learn a lot about the city's history with a comedian as your tour guide
Lady in the Lake and Lethal Weapon 4
After years of creative drought, inspiration was again in long supply
They're young! They're rich! They'll drink anything!