Stories about Horror

The Civil War, from another side, in ‘Father Comes Home from the Wars Parts 1, 2, and 3’

Suzan-Lori Parks' riveting epic at ACT's Geary Theatre gives a complex account of the yearning for—and terror of— individual freedom.

Screen Grabs: The SF International Film Fest is here

The Big Kahuna of film fests takes over cinemas. Plus: Journey's End, The Quiet Place, Beauty and the Dogs, Itzhak, and more in theaters.

Screen Grabs: A kung fu classic, an unsung war epic …

A huge financial heist, some awesome Other Cinema weirdness, and more in cinemas this week.

Party Radar: Sapphic pleasures, Lynchian delights, an indie Hotline …

... Juana, Nickodemus, KlangKeuntsler, J.Phlip, Rave Against the Machine, Daddy Issues, and more hot parties this week.

Party Radar: Mexican Jihad, Ben UFO, Galaxy Radio…

Octo Octa, Sunshine Jones, Guy J, Pastel Gore, Lindstrøm, a drag tribute to Black Panther, and so much more to help dance the cold out.

Is Vasco Núñez de Balboa a role model for our children?

An SF school and street are named after a slave-trading conquistador who helped wipe out a native population

Party Radar: 23 hot fright fests for Halloween

Creatures of the Night, A Sea of Bubbles, Paranoid London, Screamworks, Azaelia Banks, Stereo Argento, Disco Daddy, and more blood on the dance floor.

Zarate: Intentional killer — or confused and mentally ill?

Prosecution witnesses inconsistent in second day of trial

The climate apocalypse is upon us

Here's how you can help the fire victims in the North Bay

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

Elders are dying when they lose their homes. How can we stop it?