Broyles didn't use this, but he might as well have.Hey, Quentin Tarantino, we have a plot for your next film. Roger Broyles was convicted in San Francisco Superior Court of torture last week for brutally beating his employer's chief financial officer when he told him he was fired. Why? The 49-yea ... More >>
"Samurai Hotel" debuted on Saturday Night Live in 1975. On July 30 it took place in San Francisco -- for real.It was James Brown who famously uttered "I don't know karate but I do know ka-razy!" Well, pity the cops who encounter the man who knows both. Last week in San Francisco, it appears to ha ... More >>
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 >>
Summer '08: Batman saved the season, while a little Sex went a long way and the indies went south.
Morgan Spurlock makes us look bad, plus (separate!) films on baseball and steroids shine.
Wu-Tang producer RZA's balancing act
Foreign films dominate this year at Cannes.
Art imitates life as U.S. directors command this year's fest, with only China rivaling for celluloid domination.
Our one-man jury bestows honors on the best of Cannes 2007.
Our early responder finds some good things to eat among some chaff at S.F.'s new retail paradise
Zmijewski prods human nature
Mansbach's angry young men
What's black and white and red all over? Sin City, pal.
It'd Be Cool if this sequel were any good. Too bad it ain't.
Think Quentin Tarantino's flicks are gory? Wait 'til you see his dad's new, um, movie
It's hard to figure Demonlover out, but it's fun to try
It's only a matter of time before someone else in The Lonesome West dies
The Man Who Cried doesn't engender much sympathy