- Dec. 23, 2015
Quentin Tarantino is single-handedly trying bring film — actual projected film — back into cinemas this Christmas with his 70mm roadshow presentation of “The Hateful Eight.” Find out what a roadshow is and where to find it in San Diego.
- Dec. 23, 2015
If you’ve had your fill of traditional holiday fare such as "The Grinch," "The Nutcracker" and "A Christmas Carol" then Diversionary Theatre has something for you -- Paula Vogel's "A Civil War Christmas."
- Dec. 18, 2015
Believe it or not, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is not the only film opening this weekend. There's not likely to be lines for “Youth” (opening Dec. 18 at Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas, Arclight La Jolla and the new Angelika Center) but there should be.
- Dec. 17, 2015
The most anticipated film of the year opens on Friday but some people could care less about reading a film review. All they want to know is: Can they still buy tickets for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"? Fandango says there is hope.
- Dec. 16, 2015
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens on Friday but with early shows starting at 7 p.m. Thursday.
- Dec. 15, 2015
Brick-and-mortar bookstores face a lot of challenges starting with Amazon’s low-priced online offerings to the instant gratification of digital downloads and e-books. While megastores like Borders have closed, one San Diego comic book store is expanding.
- Dec. 10, 2015
The new documentary “Hitchcock/Truffaut” (opening Dec. 11 at Landmark’s Ken Cinema) brings to vivid life the famous week-long interview between the Master of Suspense and the young French New Wave director.
- Dec. 7, 2015
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens Dec. 18 and tickets for opening weekend have been sold out for weeks. With fan excitement peaking, IDW Publishing thought it was a perfect opportunity to showcase The Art of Marvel’s Star Wars Comics at its new Comic Art Gallery in Liberty Station.
- Dec. 3, 2015
This year is turning out to be a good one for older actresses. Cynthia Nixon talks about her role in the new independent film “James White” (opening Dec. 4 at Arclight La Jolla).
- Dec. 2, 2015
Guest blogger Rebecca Romani says 'Theeb,' Jordan's entry for the Oscars is a stunning example of new Arab cinema. The film is now playing at the Ken Cinema.