When bloviating regulars are no longer worth the effort

It’s all fun and games until you realize you’ve been listening to the same passenger moan and complain in the…

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The singing is stunning in ‘Maria by Callas’

“Maria by Callas” (opening Friday at the Clay) isn’t a penetrating portrait of its title subject, but filmmaker Tom Volf…

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The Struts’ Luke Spiller makes friends in many places

As his career as lead singer for Britain’s glam-rocking The Struts speeds up, Luke Spiller has met — and opened…

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Films opening, film festivals Nov. 8-9, 2018

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs: Joel and Ethan Coen take on tales of the American West in this theatrical release…

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Rosamund Pike brings reporter Marie Colvin to life in ‘A Private War’

In “A Private War,” Rosamund Pike gives a committed, convincing performance as intrepid, eyepatch-wearing war correspondent Marie Colvin, who died…

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Academic Athletic Association football enters final week, as Central Coast Section starts playoffs

The Central Coast Section and North Coast Section playoffs will see their quarterfinals this week, and the Academic Athletic Association…

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Kolsky: Farhan Zaidi’s blend of traditional scouting and new-age baseball analytics will move Giants forward

I won’t lie to you here, I was hoping the Giants would hire Kim Ng for no reason more clever…

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