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A few quick hits from the SF International Film Festival as it comes to a close

Sexual jealousy, filial betrayal, and bloodshed amid a civilization’s ruins. The SF International Film Festival began on these cheerful notes, with Viggo Mortensen, Oscar...

‘Neighbors,’ ‘Belle,’ and more new movies!

Not to detract from the drawing power of Seth Rogen's comic chops (or Zac Efron's abs, pecs, etc.) in this week's Neighbors, but it...

Rep Clock: May 7 – 13, 2014

May 6, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/7-Tue/13 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Film Listings: May 7 – 13, 2014

May 6, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Needs salt

'Tasting Menu' is a bland addition to the foodie-movie trend

SFIFF 57: Strange love, Varda, Swedish grrrls, and more!

The 57th San Francisco International Film Festival runs through May 8; all the details are here. Guardian correspondent and confirmed film fest addict Jesse...

Spider-Man and other men (some more amazing than others…) in new movies!

It won't be summer according to the calendar for another month or so, but it's already summer at the movies. We're already on our...

Rep Clock: April 30 – May 6, 2014

April 29, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/30-Tue/6 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Film Listings: April 30 – May 6, 2014

April 29, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

This Week’s Picks: April 23 – 29, 2014

April 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY 23Deleted Scenes D.C.-based quartet Deleted Scenes' third long-player, Lithium Burn, continues to complicate easy categorization of their accessible art rock, deploying everything from...

Rep Clock: April 23 – 29, 2014

April 22, 2014
Schedules are for Wed/23-Tue/29 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Projections

A long list of short takes on SFIFF 57, in chronological order

Film Listings: April 23 – 29, 2014

April 22, 2014
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house showtimes, see...

Reel-ality

Around the world with SF International Film Festival documentaries

New direction

SF Film Society head Noah Cowan settles into the job — and eagerly awaits his first SFIFF

Devil’s advocate

Sokurov's 2011 'Faust' finally makes its local debut

Keep it reel

Docs from India highlight the SF International South Asian Film Fest

Film listings and reviews Oct. 30-Nov.5, 2013

October 29, 2013
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, Sam Stander, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house...

New movies! Including a few scary ones (no thanks to Hollywood)!

Incredibly, Hollywood is allowing this hallowed weekend to pass without releasing a single horror movie. (Unless you count Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, which I...

Film Listings and Reviews

October 23, 2013
Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Dennis Harvey, Lynn Rapoport, Sam Stander, and Sara Maria Vizcarrondo. For rep house...

Buuuurrrrp! Comedy Central’s “Drunk History” stumbles through San Francisco

August 5, 2013
Calling all boozehounds! Tomorrow night, Comedy Central's popular Drunk History series takes on the great, liquid courage-infused city of San Francisco. Host Derek Waters...

The truth hurts

Boxing, bigots, beauty, booze: Weighty themes permeate SF Jewish Film Festival docs

The death aquatic

'Blackfish' investigates the many tragedies of SeaWorld

Realness

DocFest is back (already!) with a slate of standouts