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Frameline is underway! Plus: crooners, ping-pong champs, and more, in new movies

Frameline 38, the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, kicked off last night and runs through June 29; check out our big list o'...

Doo-wop (that thing): talking with the cast of ‘Jersey Boys’

June 18, 2014
The backstage musical that turned the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons — known for 1960s doo-wop ditties like "Sherry," "Big Girls...

A high price

'Denali's Howl' investigates a 50-year-old climbing tragedy

If you even have time to make it to the movies between World Cup matches…

...read on for our takes on the new flicks of the week. Pssst: lots of good stuff still to come at DocFest, too!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1h3w7TQ99IAlone Yet...

Tropical impressions

A few picks from YBCA's New Filipino Cinema 2014

Cruise into the weekend (oh yes we did) with new flicks!

Dudes! The (lucky) 13th San Francisco Documentary Film Festival, aka DocFest to those in the know, is underway now, running through June 19 with all...

Where evil grows

A small-town hero discovers his dark side in Jim Mickle's pulpy 'Cold in July'

It’s all reel

SUMMER MOVIE PREVIEW: The YA adaptations, heroes and villains, and many explosions of Hollywood's summer. Plus: local film festivals

Le Video

Guardian Small Business Award winner has been a labor of love that recently got a big dose of community support

Home brew

New docs probe where the heart is — and isn't

‘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...

Needs salt

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

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...

Live review: Mastodon at the Fox Theater

May 2, 2014
They still exist: big metal bands that go on old-fashioned tours, rather than exclusively playing festivals or headlining package tours (aka shows that start...

Mr. Nice Guy

'Super Duper Alice Cooper' goes through the looking glass with a rock legend


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

Blood lush

Three decades into his career, indie stalwart Jim Jarmusch delivers one of his best films yet

Aliens, haunted mirrors, photographic mysteries, and isolated islands: new movies!

It's Friday, which means only one thing: new movies R herrre! Though Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier will probably keep body-slamming all the...

The hunger

Jonathan Glazer on his eerie, haunting alien tale 'Under the Skin'

Get action

CAREERS + ED ISSUE: Local film schools prepare students for reel life

Brawl opera

It's only April, but The Raid 2 is the action movie of the year


The dark, entrancing 'A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness' and other Crossroads experimental film fest standouts

Scream team

Movie guide 'Hidden Horror' is for fans, by fans