Andrew RobertsBeats, Rhymes, and Life: So much petty drama has clouded the release of Michael Rapaport's a Tribe Called Quest documentary. One version of the backstory casts the first-time director as a doofus actor wannabe (arguably best known for his role as Phoebe's boyfriend in Friends) w ... More >>
Google the phrase "common sense"If Google maps led you off a cliff, would you jump?Well, if you did make the plunge and got hurt in the process, the Bay Area media giant claims it wouldn't be at fault. Google is finding itself at the center of a bizarre and never ending lawsuit where a pedestria ... More >>
Our lips are sealed.It never bothered former Mayor Gavin Newsom that his slick-back hairdo sometimes got more media attention than his policies. But Newsom, who is now lieutenant governor, says people need to tone it down when attacking a female politician's physical appearance -- even Republican ... More >>
Halfway through Sundance, and still whistling a happy tune
For alumni of America's most prestigious film festival, winning is less than half the battle
Opposition is a commodity in Sundance docs
Even horny horse whisperers get off in Sundance docs
From Dakota Fanning's rape to John Cusack's daddy issues, Sundance 2007 was all about the kiddie porn.
Diane Keaton subjects herself to more indignities in Michael Lehmann's latest vapid comedy
Bobcat Goldthwait makes a sweet movie out of a sick joke
Where are all the locals in next year's Sundance lineup?
A suddenly timely doc about terrorism -- plus other S.F. Sundance contenders
Two Berkeley filmmakers win best documentary at Sundance
Julia Roberts' next film will be shot, and set, in San Francisco
S.F.'s Indiefest fashions a quality program out of Sundance's rejects
What does it mean when your documentary wins at Sundance? It means schoolyard bullies and Hollywood producers treat you nicer.
Rebels With a Cause; International Film Financing Conference
Lady in the Lake and Lethal Weapon 4
Tight Spot and The Big Clock
Paul Pena,who's played with everyone from Jerry Garcia to B.B. King, is coming out of the musical shadows, thanks to the award-winning documentary Genghis Blues. He's also blind, and sick, and entirely tired of living.
Nick Broomfield's Courtney problem