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From 'The Handmaiden' to 'The Love Witch,' 'Cafe Society' to 'Ixcanul,' our esteemed critic picks some surprising top flicks.
Sensational Netflix series brims with deep references and numerological underpinnings.
From kiki voguers to indie-hero Film Hawks (and of course a splash of vintage Madonna), the world's largest LGBTQ film fest dazzles.
Queer gangs, haunted Iranian housewives, apocalyptic high rises: our guide to 59th San Francisco International Film Festival
70 films, nine programs, three days: CROSSROADS Film Festival is here for lovers of the eye-popping avant-garde
From rapturous 'Fits' and glorious 'Certain Women' to a stabbing 'Lesson' and a freewheeling 'Lovesong', the film fest shined.
A glimpse at the many offerings of this year's sprawling film fest, Feb 11-25
Boxers, assassins, Star Wars, and Jem: Three dozen keepers that leapt off this year's screens.
From Motown maniacs and "boograss hillbillies" to glam rock ghouls and the Phantom of Grace Cathedral, SF's undead are dancing to a Beetlejuice beat. By...
A personal appreciation of the bloodiest genre of all. Plus a super-scary stalker top 10! By Jesse Hawthorne Ficks SCREEN GRABS My mother told me that...