79 at the turn of a very prolific decade, Clint tackles Mandela and the Hereafter.
Heath Ledger peers into the void as Christopher Nolan's Batman returns.
Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.
Judd Apatow delivers another spot-on geek-fantasy-come-true
Infiltrator tries to break into porn using the "German Method" and a pitch for pornographic bowling
Miyazaki returns with a beautiful but confounding fairy tale
The Garden State is where Zach Braff's heart is
Python's Brian returns, bearing cinematic salvation
Intergalactic star wars? Epic dueling guitars? Why would anyone call Coheed & Cambria emo?
Veering off into madness with first-time moviemakers David Owen and Paul Stephen
Atom Egoyan gets personal with the Armenian genocide in Ararat
A local writer wins a contest to help lesbians jump-start their film careers
The daunting journey of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings to the big screen.
Richard Linklater seeks meaning in Waking Life
A documentary on the hallucinatory visions of an architect dubbed the "William Blake of San Francisco."
Robert Wise finishes Star Trek: The Motion Picture -- 22 years later
Spike Lee's new racial satire starts out strong, but ends up wasting ammunition
The San Francisco rock scene is alive and well -- 90 miles from San Francisco
Russell Crowe stars in Gladiator
DVDs pull back the curtain on the movies, but do you really want to see the Wizard?
Legal battles decked the wildly popular Robot Wars competitions. Now a challenger has arisen to save the sport.
Mark Kohr, S.F.'s leading music video maker, hasn't had a free moment all year