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'Avengers: Endgame' Wraps Things Up With A Mix Of Humor, Emotion

April 24
By Beth Accomando

"Avengers: Endgame" finally arrives in theaters with early screenings starting Thursday night. Here's a spoiler-free review.

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Final Weekend For Art History Theater's 'Anne Frank'

April 24
By Beth Accomando

American History Theater has three final performances of "The Diary of Anne Frank" at White Box Theater this weekend. Actress Lolly Boroff plays the role her aunt Shelley Winters made famous.

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SDIFF Celebrates Italian Liberation Day With 'Rome Open City'

April 23
By Beth Accomando

This Thursday the San Diego Italian Film Festival (SDIFF) will showcase the neorealist classic, “Rome Open City” at the Museum of Photographic Arts in honor of Italian Liberation Day.

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San Diego's Top Weekend Arts Events: 'Cats' And Comics

April 19
By Jade Hindmon, Nina Garin

Two modern comedy greats visit San Diego this weekend: Ali Wong and Marc Maron. Plus the musical "Cats" is back with new staging and costumes.

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Filmmaker Mike Leigh Revisits Peterloo Massacre In New Film

April 19
By Beth Accomando

British filmmaker Mike Leigh is best know for his contemporary dramas but he turns to a turbulent 19th century England for his new film “Peterloo.”

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Museum Of Beer Coming To East Village

April 18
By Beth Accomando, Nicholas McVicker

The Museum of Beer is not yet a reality but it has set its sights on a location in San Diego's East Village. Thursday evening people got a sneak peek of what's to come at the Museum's launch party at Quartyard.

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Third Annual San Diego Film Week Looks To Local Filmmakers

April 10
By Beth Accomando

The third annual San Diego Film Week wraps up on Saturday with its Film Awards and tonight filmmakers John Freeman and Karenssa Le Gear screen their short "Capture."

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San Diego's Top Weekend Arts Events: From Flower Art To Flower Crowns

April 12
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

This weekend is all about flowers, whether it’s the floral arrangements at Art Alive or the flower crowns at Coachella. Plus NPR’s radio program “From the Top” is in town for a live taping.

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Podcast Episode 165: TCM Film Festival 2019

April 11
By Beth Accomando

TCM Classic Film Festival celebrates its 10th year and opens with a 30th anniversary screening of "When Harry Met Sally."

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Pac-Arts' Spring Showcase Serves Up Eight Days Of Asian Film

April 10
By Beth Accomando

Pac-Arts Spring Showcase kicks off its ninth year on April 11 with eight days of Asian cinema.

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Remake Of Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary' Opens

April 5
By Beth Accomando

Earlier this week "The Twilight Zone" got a reboot on CBS All Access and now Stephen King’s "Pet Sematary" gets a remake.

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New 'Twilight Zone' Just One Of Streaming Options

April 4
By Beth Accomando

Streaming television has a lot to offer and three top choices are Jordan Peele's reboot of Rod Serling's "The Twilight Zone" on CBS All Access, season two of the YouTube original series "Cobra Kai," and the debut of FX's "What we Do In The Shadows."

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Going 'Deep In Shepard Territory'

April 2
By Beth Accomando

The Casual Company presents Sam Shepard’s "Geography of a Horse Dreamer" at Tenth Avenue Arts Center as part of a month-long tribute to the late playwright called Deep in Shepard Territory.

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WonderCon Wraps Up And Comic-Con's Around The Corner

April 1
By Beth Accomando

WonderCon just wrapped up in Anaheim. Some people may not know that the pop culture convention is run by Comic-Con International, which takes place every summer in San Diego.

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Podcast Episode 164: Dissecting 'Us'

March 29
By Beth Accomando

This spoiler-filled episode examines the hidden meanings of Jordan Peele's latest box office hit with the help of a UC Riverside professor of media and cultural studies.

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