Arts & Entertainment

Theater: Coming clean

by Charles Brousse While I’m no lover of punning, it’s hard to resist the temptation...

Talking Pictures: Reimagining

by David Templeton Who is Batman’s sidekick?” asks actor-director David Yen, reading aloud from an...

Film: The cure

by Mal Karman Can spilling one’s guts to thousands of people about one’s own horror...

Theater: Amen!

by Charles Brousse When the quality of manufactured goods like kitchen appliances, clothing, furniture and...

Theater: Defying explication

by Charles Brousse It’s hard to know what to make of Mona Mansour’s The Way...

Music: Taking guitar music to a higher place

by Lily O’Brien Fingerstyle guitar fans fret no more—an evening of masterful, world-class music awaits....

Theater: Double bravura

by Charles Brousse Like rare night sky conjunctions of the solar system’s major planets, it...

Video: Familial dismantlement

by Richard Gould The Swedish FORCE MAJEURE is a reminder that movies about family come...

Talking Pictures: The need for speed

“Drifting is not about speed,” explains Lino Ramos, of Sonoma Raceway, where he founded...

Video: Scenes on the mind

by Richard Gould Inception, with its turgid stretches and pages of expository dialogue, thrilled audiences...

Feature: The tsunami is coming!

by Mal Karman Marin filmmaker Cynthia Harrison’s documentary, Silver Tsunami, about the flood of aging...

Video: Gangland drama

by Richard Gould THE DROP is a poignant closer for the actor, who was beginning...

Talking Pictures: Choosing thrills over frills

by David Templeton Blech. That’s a loose paraphrase. Think of that quote more as the mostly-silent-but-enthusiastic pantomime...

Video: Rock on?

by Richard Gould Chris Rock's TOP FIVE fits the bill - ”It has more drama...
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