San Francisco events for May 7, 2013. Read More
Notable among the 180 films from 40 countries screening in San Jose at Cinequest Film Festival 23 is the world premiere of director Thomas Farone’s “Aftermath” starring the late Chris Penn — it was the last film Penn made before he died in 2006. Read More
Kirstie Alley is one of those celebrities who is brutally candid on Twitter, sometimes to the point of sounding like an elitist jerk.
She tweeted her derision at the idea that “poor people” can’t afford healthy food, saying that rice and beans were “two of the cheapest foods in the market.” Read More
As high-concept adventures go, “Cowboys & Aliens” is a slick, efficient piece of filmmaking that delivers exactly what its title promises, and never aspires to anything more. It coasts on the rogue appeal of two leading men, Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford, whose chaps are as leathery as their furrowed brows. Read More
In addition to starring in films such as “Star Wars” and “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” the actor is a conservation advocate. Today in Palo Alto, he and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Edward O. Wilson will announce the creation of the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award and discuss the activities of the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation. Read More