Category: Movies and TV

Films opening Friday, Sept. 21, 2018

Blaze: Based on a true story, the film by Ethan Hawke is inspired by the life of Blaze Foley (Ben…

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‘Blaze’ tells little-known story of country great

“Blaze,” directed by Ethan Hawke, is a free-flowing, honey-colored, emotionally satisfying ramble of a movie about Blaze Foley, the singer-songwriter…

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‘House with a Clock’ a magical family-friendly adventure

Based on a 1973 novel by John Bellairs, “The House with a Clock in Its Walls” is one of those…

3 days ago

Emmy stars upstaged by surprise marriage proposal

For those who care, here are the results from the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater,…

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Films opening Friday, Sept. 14, 2018

American Chaos: In the documentary, which is set during the 2016 presidential election, filmmaker James D. Stern chronicles the nation’s…

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Subversive fourth ‘Predator’ movie is fast, funny

Shane Black’s “The Predator” probably isn’t what anyone expected from a new Predator movie. It’s very fast, very funny, and,…

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A colorful portrait of art legend Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama, the painter, sculptor, installation maker, performer, provocateur and 89-year-old art-world it-girl, has inspired a new documentary. “Kusama: Infinity”…

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Film festivals bust out across the Bay

It’s fall arts season in the Bay, and that means there’s no shortage of film festivals. Opening Sept. 14 and…

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