Stories about TV

Screen Grabs: Three of the year’s best dramas and more

It's that time of year when "serious" films get wide release—and here are some of the best ones you'll see.

The future of SF politics

Is young, diverse, progressive -- and winning. The mayor doesn't seem to have noticed. Plus: taxing landlords who leave property vacant. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17

Screen Grabs: Two movies for grown-ups at the multiplex

Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' and 'Shining'-update 'Doctor Sleep' don't aim their ambitions at the usual target market.

Election night: Ballot problems in D5

Some precincts had no supervisorial ballots. Some had no power. Both sides scramble for turnout.

The big money in the major SF races

Who do the cops and realtors support? Who do the teachers support? The money trail tells a story.

‘A Gothic Tale’ plumbs Legion of Honor’s haunting depths

Mirrors, doubles, organ music, film noir, and the museum's archives comprise Alexandre Singh's creepy exhibit.

Celebrate the first, the original, the best Best of the Bay

Party on at The Stud for BoB winners -- and for the Guardian's fall endorsements issue.

‘Disasterama!’ chronicles SF’s wild, lost queer underground

Alvin Orloff's new memoir documents crazy nights, retro-camp glamor, and punk sensibility in the face of the AIDS crisis.

Olympia Dukakis has a few words

'Do what you want. Treat people decently,' says the film legend, with a new doc and honors at the Greek Film Festival.

Review: Crimes of a cheatin’ heart in ‘This Side of Crazy’

Del Shores’ play at New Conservatory Theater bubbles over with the foamy froth of a vintage melodrama.