- Nov. 4, 2015
The San Diego Asian Film Festival celebrates its sweet 16 this year. Artistic director Brian Hu talked about programming the festival and highlights some festival offerings.
- Oct. 30, 2015
Last week I gave you a tease of my Cinema Junkie podcast about the first film people remember scaring them, now listen to more memories including some horror celebrities.
- Oct. 29, 2015
Feminist western barely qualifies as a subgenre since there are so few entries but "The Keeping Room" (opening Oct. 30 at Landmark's Ken Cinema) offers a strong entry.
- Oct. 23, 2015
This week's horror-themed October Cinema Junkie podcast pays tribute to "Re-Animator The Musical."
- Oct. 22, 2015
It's all about obedience and madness with reviews of "The Experimenter" (opening Oct. 23 at Landmark's Ken Cinema) and National Theatre Live's "Hamlet" with Benedict Cumberbatch (screening next week).
- Oct. 21, 2015
Halloween is just around the corner, and it got KPBS film critic Beth Accomando thinking about the first film to scare her.
- Oct. 16, 2015
This week's horror-themed edition of the KPBS Cinema Junkie Podcast looks at "The Babadook" through the eyes of a psychoanalyst.
- Oct. 15, 2015
This week, Guillermo del Toro returns to the realm of ghosts for his gothic romance, "Crimson Peak" (opening Oct. 16 throughout San Diego).
- Oct. 15, 2015
Netflix moves into the theatrical realm with its first original feature “Beasts of No Nation” (opening Friday at Landmark’s Hillcrest Cinemas and also available streaming on Netflix).
- Oct. 14, 2015
Guest reviewer Rebecca Romani says Parvez Sharma's new documentary, "A Sinner in Mecca" (now playing at the Digital Gym Cinema) is a mesmerizing look at a gay Muslim's search for religious meaning in an age-old rite.