Yesterday, Billboard.com asked its readers if they thought Duck Sauce's new video, for the track "Big Bad Wolf", was the most disturbing video of 2011. Well, we've just had a look -- and while it's definitely weird and it's definitely uncomfortable, we're just gonna go ahead and say that this scathi ... More >>
The girl I'm dating keeps blogging about me. We've been dating for about a month now, I guess. I am flattered, but I don't want all her blog readers up in our biznasty, if you know what I mean, even though she doesn't have a huge following or anything. Can I tell her to stop? She doesn't use my r ... More >>
Coming to San Francisco: Ernest HemingwaySan Francisco will be the backdrop for an original HBO movie that chronicles the romance between Ernest Hemingway and Martha Gellhorn, officials at the mayor's office and San Francisco Film Commission announced today.The film, Hemingway & Gellhorn, sta ... More >>
Paul Rudnick's play is worthwhile if you flee at intermission.
Orson Welles completists should drop all other plans and attend the two programs titled The Unknown Orson Welles scheduled this weekend at the Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley. Archivist Stefan Drossler, director of the Munich Filmmuseum, will introduce both matinees. On Saturday, January 17, at 5 p ... More >>
Welcome to Baz Luhrmann's not-quite-marvelous land of Oz.
Avoiding its anti-dogma roots, Golden Compass veers off-course
Doc treats Sudanese lost boys as feel-good fodder, ignoring their plight and their history
That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it.
Playing legendary photographer Diane Arbus, Nicole Kidman is an unconvincing weirdo
An abundance of the best international cinema at the 2006 Telluride and Toronto film festivals
New releases available this week
Bewitched delivers just what you'd expect. Absolutely nothing.
All talk and little action, The Interpreter doesn't even make sense
It's not a history, per se, but a messy and fanciful long-take
There's no real reason to revive this weird show, but it works nonetheless
Nicole Kidman falls in love with a 10-year-old boy ... sorry, her dead husband
A gay movie buff takes tips from Cary Grant
One man's deceptions help to highlight our own flaws in The Human Stain
Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, and Nicole Kidman reveal that it's sad to be sad
Feeling dubious about Reese Witherspoon, and other insights from film historian David Thomson
Baz Luhrmann's La Bohème is real opera -- with an extra dash or three of spectacle
Monica Lewinsky and George W. Bush are dissected in new HBO documentaries being screened in S.F.
A small San Jose company pulls off a sexy, witty romp
Baz Luhrmann makes movies--and audiences--in his own image
Merchant and Ivory return, as rarefied as ever -- this time with Henry James
A racy sex farce gets a hot-and-cold treatment