Film From left: Kim Cattrall, Kurt Russell, Dennis Dun and Suzee Pai in a scene from “Big Trouble in Little China.” (Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox Film Corp.) From left: Kim Cattrall, Kurt Russell, Dennis Dun and Suzee Pai in a scene from “Big Trouble in Little China.” (Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox Film Corp.)

‘Big Trouble in Little China,’ the most San Francisco of the ’80s...

Of all the movies shot in San Francisco in the 1980s — from “Star Trek IV” to “A View to a Kill,” from “48...

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State Poised to End Mandatory Minimums for Drugs

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