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Absurd Accident, a Chinese film by Li Yuhe screening at the 4-Star, has been called "a violent comedy about dumb people that would make the Coen brothers proud." (Courtesy photo)

Films opening Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Absurd Accident: The Chinese indie crime comedy, the debut by director Li…

 

Johnnyswim -- aka Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano Ramirez -- plays the Great American Music Hall. (Courtesy Darren Lau)

Oct. 18-19: Fray, Pond, Johnnyswim, Down to Earth, Young Frankenstein, The 1975, Taxi Driver

TUESDAY, OCT. 18 Johnnyswim: The husband-and-wife folk-pop-soul duo’s new album “Georgica Pond”…

 

Memories of when it seemed like everyone wanted a cab ride is what fuels drivers to push through the winter drought. (Courtesy photo)

Being thankful, even when the wolves are at the door

Each month, like the foreboding arrival of the bagman for the mob,…

 

Courtesy Columbia/Tri-Star HollywoodOne of Hollywood’s most famous taxi drivers was Travis Bickle

I Drive SF: Guilty of driving a cab

Driving a cab in San Francisco is like wearing a target around…

Courtesy Columbia/Tri-Star HollywoodOne of Hollywood’s most famous taxi drivers was Travis Bickle
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)In this Jan. 4

I Drive SF: It’s the cabbie’s life for me

Heading down Post Street, I wait for the light to change at…

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)In this Jan. 4