Stories about Halloween

The problem with the Blue Angels

Local news media celebrate a dangerous, expensive, military PR event without raising a single question or issue.

Screen Grabs: News of the world at the Arab Film Fest

Plus: Hola Mexico Film Fest, Berlin & Beyond showcase, Almodóvar's latest, Eddie Murphy's Dolemite, The Dead Center, more

Screen Grabs: Native American Reelism, Bay Area Thrash Metal …

Rojo, Monos, The Goldfinch, A Faithful Man, Indie Shorts Fest, Women in Film, and more in cinemas this week.

Screen Grabs: Two of our favorite movies this year

Plus: John Carpenter Film Fest, Give Me Liberty, Adam, The Amazing Jonathan Documentary, California Independent Film Festival, more

Screen Grabs: All hail the mighty Godzillafest!

Monster mayhem at the Balboa and Castro, a strikingly oceanic documentary, Korean and Italian mobsters, more in cinemas

Screen Grabs: The perils of ‘Midsommar’

Plus: Paris is Burning, Maiden, Bastille Day, Jaws, War and Peace, and more in cinemas

DA candidate wants to pursue wrongful convictions

Special unit would look for cases where justice wasn't done.

Arts Forecast: Dia de los Muertos, Diwali, Blackalicious …

Kruder & Dorfmeister, 'Jurassic Park' at the Symphony, a multi-sensory cosmic-spiritual day rave, and more this week.

Hey, Boo! 17 Halloween parties to keep you up at night

From the Nekromantix and the Cramp-Ons to a block party glow rave and a haunted planetarium, you may just end up dead for real.

Peaches Christ will scare your pants off with ‘Terror Vault’

SF's Mistress of the Twisted takes over the Mint for a spooktacularly immersive haunted experience.