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'The Prophet' Serves Up Words To Animate By

Aug. 14, 2015
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The long-awaited feature length animation film based on Khalil Gibran's "The Prophet" opens this week at the Landmark Ken Cinema. Guest critic Rebecca Romani says the film safely stays within Disney territory with moments of visual brilliance.

Tiki Oasis Heads Into Space For 2015

Aug. 13, 2015
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Tiki Oasis boasts that it’s the biggest Tiki weekender on the planet — actually that’s been amended to “in the solar system” since this year’s theme is Yesterday’s Future Today.

Choreographer Michael Mizerany Launches New Dance Company

Aug. 7, 2015
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Being pumped up after Fringe, I was looking for some more eyeball busting entertainment and I found it with the launch of Michael Mizerany’s new dance company and his show “Man Clan” (now through Sunday at Diversionary Theater).

Extreme Haunt McKamey Manor To Leave San Diego

Aug. 7, 2015
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McKamey Manor has been listed on horror websites as one of the top extreme haunts in the world. Last October I was blindfolded and delivered to the North County haunt for a four-hour sissy tour. Now I return for a visit with owner Russ McKamey to discuss why the haunt is moving.

Jason Segel Talks About Playing Author David Foster Wallace In 'End Of The Tour'

Aug. 5, 2015
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David Foster Wallace won accolades for his 1,000-page tome “Infinite Jest” in 1996. Then he saddened fans by committing suicide just over a decade later. Actor Jason Segel talks about playing the late writer in the new film “End of the Tour" (opening Aug. 7 in select San Diego theaters).

Hobbits And Circus Win Big At 2015 Fringe Awards

Aug. 3, 2015
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The 2015 San Diego International Fringe Festival wrapped up Sunday night with an awards ceremony and here's who won.

'Mission Impossible' Is A Fun Adrenaline Rush

July 30, 2015
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Spies are back in style as the "Mission Impossible" and 007 franchises serve up new entries, and "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." TV show gets a big screen reboot. The latest "Mission Impossible" film looks a lot like an old James Bond film.

Checking In On San Diego International Fringe

July 30, 2015
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San Diego International Fringe has been running for almost a full week and it’s been delivering on its promise of “eyeball busting” entertainment.

'Pigeon' Film Delivers Deadpan Art House Comedy

July 25, 2015
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“A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence,” which opened Friday at the Digital Gym Cinema, is the final part of a Swedish trilogy about being human.

'The Third Man' 4K Digital Restoration Comes To Ken Cinema

July 23, 2015
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A 4K restoration of "The Third Man" opens Friday at the Ken Cinema and that's cause for celebration. NOTE: run has been extended through Aug. 6.