Stories about Movies

Screen Grabs: Kim Novak live, Jim Carrey gets scary …

2001: A Space Odyssey returns, a psychologically thrilling Beast, and more in cinemas this week

Flying high with ‘The Seagull’ (and a few other things, beside)

Director Michael Mayer speaks about his new movie, a version of Checkov's classic, and working with a star-studded cast in the summer heat.

Screen Grabs: CAAMFest, Sky Hopinka, Hecho en Mexico…

Some swinging movies from the '60s, an engrossingly entertaining Fassbinder series, a campy drag spy flick, and more in cinemas this week.

Screen Grabs: RBG, Tully, Sins of the Fleshapoids …

Disobedience, Cold Water, Bye Bye Germany, In the Intense Now, more in cinemas. Plus: Sad news about YBCA's film great program.

Screen Grabs: Grace Jones, Spaghetti Westerns, Ghost Stories …

Lowlife, Cielo, Summer in the Forest, K8 Hardy's Outfitumentary, and more new movies in cinemas this week.

Jump into the SF International Film Festival midstream!

Don't be overwhelmed by the SFIFF monster: Here are our recommendations for the second half of the sprawling event.

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.

Screen Grabs: Ramen Heads, Tiny Dance, Que Viva Mexico!

Trippy films by Sally Cruikshank, a double bill of wildly different 1970s classics, a screwball black comedy, and more in cinemas this week.

American myth-busting in Roxie’s ‘Dark Side of the Dream’

Ranging from 1930s Warner Brothers crime dramas to '60s exploitation flicks, the weekend series seethes and scathes with politics, passion.