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'Stories From The Sun Cafe' Looks To Japanese, Chinese Immigrant Communities

June 24, 2015
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Asian Story Theater will present "Stories from the Sun Cafe" (this Thursday through Sunday at the Lyceum Theater), a play that draws on the real Japanese and Chinese immigrants who have lived in San Diego over the past century.

'Every Last Child' Paints Moving Portrait Of Battle Against Polio In Pakistan

June 19, 2015
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Pakistan is one of three countries still dealing with an epidemic of polio and it accounts for more that 80 percent of the world’s cases according to the new documentary, “Every Last Child” (opening June 19 at Reading Gaslamp Theaters with a special post-screening discussion this Saturday).

San Diego Central Library Hosts 'The Art of Comic-Con'

June 19, 2015
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Comic-Con is only weeks away but to tide you over the San Diego Public Library will be partnering with Comic-Con International to present "The Art of Comic-Con," opening this Saturday.

'Me And Earl And The Dying Girl' Tackles Life, Death, And Horrors Of High School

June 19, 2015
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“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” (opening June 19 in select San Diego theaters) won the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year.

'Bright Star' Heads To Broadway

June 17, 2015
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"Bright Star," a musical created by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, is on its way to Broadway after premiering in San Diego. The play was developed and had its world premiere at the Old Globe Theatre last year.

Preview: '1913: Seeds of Conflict'

June 15, 2015
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J Street, the self described political home for pro-Israeli, pro-peace Americans, is hosting a screening tonight of "1913: Seeds of Conflict," a documentary that explores how the seeds of today’s Middle East conflict were sown in Palestine during the Ottoman Empire.

Art Takes On Religion In Controversial Black Mass

June 12, 2015
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Art is often about pushing not just the envelope but people’s buttons as well. And religion is a particularly sensitive one. Here's a preview of a Black Mass performance in which art takes on religion.

Remembering Christopher Lee

June 12, 2015
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Christopher Lee died Sunday at the age of 93. Lee had been hospitalized for respiratory problems and heart failure. His widow decided to withhold information about his death until all family members and friends had been notified. Here’s a tribute to the actor.

'Jurassic World' Reveals Dinos Have Evolved But Story Hasn't

June 12, 2015
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Apparently a Jurassic Park wasn’t big enough so now Steven Spielberg ups the ante to deliver “Jurassic World” (opening June 12 throughout San Diego).

Rants And Raves: Guest Blogger Explains Why She Loves Disaster Films

June 10, 2015
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"San Andreas" (now playing throughout San Diego) takes the disaster film to new heights — or perhaps depths — but quality doesn't matter to guest blogger Patty Lane, who just loves to have the bejesus scared out of her.